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MEPS: Facts, News and Stories


On this page we would like to present you additional information around the MEPS program.

You will get to know about what's currently going on, be up-to-date about previous and upcoming events, get additional information concerning your study life and so on.


News and Events:



MEPS excursion to Bonn and Cologne 2017 (click here to read more)



MEPS City Rallye and Annual Ceremony 2017 (article)



MEPS excursion to Bonn and Cologne 2016 (click here to read more)


12.10.2016 - 14.10.2016

Welcome Week for new MEPS Students (article)



MEPS trip to Bonn and Cologne (click here to read more)



MEPS Annual Ceremony – Meet for the very first time, Artur-Woll Haus, University of Siegen

The students of MEPS (Master of Economic Policy Siegen) as well as the Alumni and professors of economics met together on the 16th of October to celebrate the very first MEPS Annual Ceremony. More than 50 participants attended the ceremony, following presentations of alumni students, enjoying a very special kind of a guest lecture and having the opportunity to talk about their life during the studies and to discuss their first working experience. To read more 



Article about the MEPS program (MEPS article)   



On January 09, 2012, the MEPS students visited the European Central Bank in Frankfurt am Main as well as the historic and financial district of the city. (ECB Trip)  


Organizational Issues:


  • Accomodations
  • Internships
  • MATLAB download and installation
  • Exams will take (if not set different by the teacher) place at the first and second exam period. The first exam period will always take place in the two to four weeks after the respective lecture period has been finished. The second exam period will always take place in the two to four weeks before the next semester will officially start. Please regard that these are only guidelines, it might be the case that an exam is scheduled differently. There are no legal claims regarding the scheduled exam dates.
  • Study periods of the upcoming semesters 2015 till 2017 (Please note that these periods do not include the examination periods!)
    Semester Year
    Summer Semester 2017 18.04.2017 - 28.07.2017
    Winter Semester 2017/2018 09.10.2017 - 02.02.2018
    Summer Semester 2018 09.04.2018 - 20.07.2018
    Winter Semester 2018/2019 08.10.2018 - 01.02.2019