Law Faculty of the WWU Münster in cooperation with the AWA AUSSENWIRTSCHAFTS-AKADEMIE GmbH


The course takes 20 months to complete (13 months of seminars, one self-study month in August and six months to complete the Master's thesis).

Delivery method

Recorded live stream

Target Group

The course is open to customs practitioners from the private and public sectors. The target group includes:

  • Employees of commercial companies
  • Customs brokers
  • Officials from customs administrations
  • Financial and business ministries
  • Regional and international organizations


    • Online seminars (modules 1-5)
    • Transfer project (module 6)
    • Master thesis (module 7)

    The seminars and exams take place on three Saturdays of each month.




    Master of Customs Administration (MCA) awarded by the Law Faculty of the WWU Münster. It confers 60 ECTS points.

    Quality assurance

    • The MCA has been certified by AQAS e.V. quality assurance agency, Germany
    • The World Customs Organisation as fulfilling the PICARD Standards
    • The European Commission as fulfilling the EU Customs Competency Framework