Admission and Requirements

MMF applicants should either hold or expect to have by the time of enrollment a bachelor’s degree or equivalent in the area of Economics, Finance, or in some related field.

Please use the link below for the submission of your application online via uni-assist. In case of a foreign degree, some application documents must also be sent by post. Please note that all hardcopies must arrive by the deadline. In that case, the online application must be completed several days before the deadline. It is not possible to hand in any documents after the deadline. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Please find a detailed list of application requirements in the "checklist for applicants" below.

Applications are filed onlineThe application system is closed for the intake of WiSe24/25.


News on Application Requirements Winter Term 2024/2025

Update July 23rd, 2024

We have sent admission letters to selected candidates. If you have not received an e-mail or cannot download an admission letter on the Goethe Hochschulportal, you are most likely on our waiting list. We will inform you in the next few days, if we start a second admission round by contacting applicants in reserve. We received several hundred applications. Unfortunately, our selection committee could not offer immediate admission to every qualified candidate.

Update May 29th, 2024

Our selection committee has started reviewing all applications we have received. Please expect our feedback by early July.

Update March 28th, 2024

Please find the new academic regulation 2024 in our download center.

Update March 19th, 2024

Please find the slides of today's info session here.

Update March 18th, 2024

Please note that you require a recommendation letter for the application in 2024. If the recommending person would like to submit the document directly to our faculty, please use the program's internal e-mail address,[at]hof.uni-frankfurt[dot]de. If the recommendation letter is directly submitted via this e-mail address, you do not have to upload this document to uni-assist with the rest of your application documents.

Update March 18th, 2024

Tomorrow, March 19th at 10:00 a.m. CET/MEZ, we will offer an informal and virtual Info Session. If you are interested to join, please send a short request to[at]hof.uni-frankfurt[dot]de and we will send you the Zoom invitation.

Update February 21st, 2024

A new examination regulation will be published for the MMF as of the winter term 2024. There will be minor changes to the program, which apply to new students of the intake 2024:

1. Professor Haliassos and Professor Trabandt (Department Money and Macro) are the new directors of the MMF program.

2. The program is relabeled to "Money, Macro and Finance". The acronym MMF remains.

3.  The focus module "Money" is relabeled to "Monetary Economics and Macroeconomics".

4. Students must complete two seminars in "Finance" and two Seminars in "Monetary Economics and Macroeconomics" (formerly only one each). The compulsory Fundamental Courses of the first semester are reduced to four (formerly five).

We will publish the new examination regulation soon. We will also introduce the new MMF structure in our Info Session in March (see below).

Update February 21st, 2024

We will offer an informal and virtual Info Session for new applicants on March 19th, 2024, 10:00 a.m. CET/MEZ. Please find the Zoom Link here shortly before the meeting starts.

Update December 11th, 2023

Please find the new checklist for applicants 2024 below.

Please note that the application criteria have changed compared to the previous year. You can find find all information on the application process and on the required documents in our checklist for applicants 2024. You may also want to have a look at our FAQs as well.

Templates as indicated in the checklist:

application_info_nameofapplicant_masterprogram_2024 (Word)

application_info_nameofapplicant_masterprogram_2024 (PDF)