Master of Science Program in Economics

Top 197 Master of Science Degrees in Economics 2017

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An MSc, or Master of Science, is an academic distinction bestowed upon those who effectively complete a predetermined set of coursework in what is often a science-based discipline. The MSc often enhances career opportunities as well as earning potential.

MSc Program in Economics

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MSc Economics

University of Liverpool Management School ULMS
Campus Full time August 2017 United Kingdom Liverpool

MSc Economics is a very theoretical and mathematical course aimed at giving students the necessary tools to undertake economic research in any specialist field. It focuses on the core subjects of Mathematics, Micro and Macroeconomics and Econometrics, with options to look at areas of finance. [+]

Masters of Science in Economics. MSc Economics is a very theoretical and mathematical course aimed at giving students the necessary tools to undertake economic research in any specialist field. It focuses on the core subjects of Mathematics, Micro and Macroeconomics and Econometrics, with options to look at areas of finance. MSc Economics places much emphasis on the area of mathematics and has been designed particularly for those students who intend to continue their studies on to PhD level, within the fields of Economics or Financial Economics, potentially pursuing a career in academia. The programme is also an excellent opportunity for students who may wish to pursue a more professional mode of career development, for instance working within international organisations or research institutes. The programme provides students with the option of two pathways: the ‘Financial Economics Pathway’ and the ‘Economics Pathway’. Under each pathway, modules have been introduced to provide students with advanced training in economics or financial economics. Recent dissertation titles have included: ‘A Theoretical Exposition of the Relationship Between Fuel Taxation and Speed Limits: Lessons for UK Motorways’ and ‘Money Growth and Inflation: Evidence from the UK’. Module details There are two pathways you can take; an Economics pathway or the Financial Economics pathway. For each of these pathways you need to take four of the five optional modules. Both pathways include a two-week 'crammer' on mathematics and statistics in the first semester. Students are required to complete 180 credits to achieve a full MSc. Entry requirements A 2:1... [-]

Full-time Master in Management (M.Sc.)

HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management
Campus Full time 21 - 24  March 2018 Germany Leipzig

HHL's Master in Management is perfectly structured to meet your individual needs. Compulsory core modules will deepen your general management knowledge and your understanding of business and economics. Furthermore, you will gain state-of-the-art leadership skills and practical experience because HHL always emphasizes on the close connection between theory and practice. HHL also offers a part-time M.Sc. program. Contact us to get more information. [+]

#6 for Salaries worldwide, Financial Times Masters in Management Ranking 2016 Program Structure A curriculum that fits your needs HHL's Master in Management is perfectly structured to meet your individual needs. Compulsory core modules will deepen your general management knowledge and your understanding of business and economics. Furthermore, you will gain state-of-the-art leadership skills and practical experience because HHL always emphasizes on the close connection between theory and practice. Thus, the core modules include student consulting projects in cooperation with business partners in the region and beyond. Our elective modules allow you to compose the program according to your interests. They provide you with advanced management knowledge and skills. You can choose four out of eight options for professional specialization. Class Profile Class Statistics Average age: 24 Age range: 21 - 27 Class size: 45 Percentage of woman: 29 % Average work experience: 1.5 years Percentage of international students: 33 % Nationalities represented: e.g. Austria, Cameroon, China, Costa Rica, Germany, India, Italy, Lebanon, Norway, Romania, Slovenia, Spain International Outside the box – gain international experience International competence is essential for a business leader. Global partnerships are therefore one of HHL’s key assets. We serve our selective number of students with over 130 partner universities around the globe. In order to keep abreast of current international, social, and economic challenges, a term abroad is integrated into the M.Sc. curriculum. It is also possible to earn an additional degree at selected partner universities (double degree). The courses taken abroad will be part... [-]

MA in Economics

University of New Hampshire - Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Durham

The MA in Economics builds on a strong foundation of core courses in economic theory and econometrics. [+]

Masters of Science in Economics. Paul College’s M.A. in Economics is one of the most rigorous in the country. Students earn their degree in ten months. The program is based on four terms that run from late August through the end of May. Most classes meet four hours per week, providing an equivalent number of contact hours to semester-based programs that require a much greater time commitment. Key Features 3.5 semester-equivalent courses in applied econometrics and statistics Capstone research project with one-on-one mentoring from dedicated faculty Weekly research seminar that attracts scholars from around the country Flexibility to take courses from the MBA and other programs Coursework counts towards Ph.D. degree; option to continue on for the doctorate New state of the art building with dedicated study areas for M.A. students Teaching and research assistantships available Record of placements into consulting, government policy, and other high-value jobs The M.A. in Economics requires 36 credits, which consists of 10 three-credit courses, plus three terms of graduate economics seminar (2 credits each).  The culminating experience is a master's paper for which students conduct original research in their chosen field with close mentorship from faculty members. Every student must meet the general requirements of the Graduate School and the following requirements of the major. August - September, Term 1 - Foundation (5 weeks) ECON 825 Mathematical Economics (8 hours/week) ECON 898 Statistical Skills (strongly recommended) October - December, Term 2 - The Core (10 weeks) ECON 976 Microeconomics I (3 credits) ECON... [-]

MSc in Economics

Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics
Campus Full time 3 - 4  September 2017 Portugal Lisbon

The MSc in Economics provides students with the conceptual tools and advanced analytic techniques to apply economic reasoning to demanding issues in today's private business, public policy, and academic research domains. [+]

Admissions Period: Fall intake - Admission process for Master programs at CATÓLICA-LISBON will start in February 2017 Please note that late applications from overseas candidates requiring visas will only be considered if their visa request is already being processed. Please contact the MSc Marketing and Admissions Office for further information. Tuition fee: €8.750 (3 semesters) | €10.250 (4 semesters) plus a registration fee of €330 per year (EEA and Non-EEA) Credits: 90 ECTS (3 semesters) or 120 ECTS (4 semesters) Duration full-time: 3 - 4 semesters (international exchange semester is optional (and adds a 4th semester) Languages: English Location: Lisbon, Portugal Delivery mode: On Campus Educational variant: Full-time Link website: www.clsbe.lisboa.ucp.pt/masters-science/programs/master-science-economics DESCRIPTION The MSc in Economics provides students with the conceptual tools and advanced analytic techniques to apply economic reasoning to demanding issues in today's private business, public policy, and academic research domains. The program follows rigorous international standards. Classes are small, taught by internationally recognized professors and industry experts, and focused on advanced economic knowledge and techniques. The program is suited to students with both applied interests and more research-oriented profiles. Once the first foundation semester is completed, you can focus on a major. At the same time, prepare for the workplace with Leadership Lab activities and internship opportunities. The Master in Economics gives you the opportunity to pursue a Double Degree or a Joint Degree at a top international school, or a one-semester international exchange. This program is designed to provide you with the academic knowledge, the technical... [-]

MSc in International Economic Policy & Analysis

University of Westminster, Westminster Business School
Campus Full time September 2017 United Kingdom London

The course aims to provide you with an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the latest developments in economics, with a focus on practical skills and development of the skills needed by a working economist. It is specifically aimed at those with a genuine interest in the application of economics to real-world situations. [+]

Masters of Science in Economics. This innovative course offers both MSc and MA streams. It has been designed to develop your ability to apply economic analysis to policy issues and business problems, which are often ambiguous and multi-faceted. Although there is a strong theoretical core, the course focus of the course is very much on the practical application of economic techniques to problems, and on developing the ability to communicate the insights that economic analysis can provide. The course has been created in conjunction with the Government Economic Service (GES) – a major employer of economics graduates in the UK. The University of Westminster is the only English university to have secured GES recommended status for a postgraduate course in economics. The course aims to provide you with an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the latest developments in economics, with a focus on practical skills and development of the skills needed by a working economist. It is specifically aimed at those with a genuine interest in the application of economics to real-world situations. As well as enhancing your ability to apply relevant economic principles in the support of policy and strategy development, the course aims to develop your ability to communicate complex issues to wide audiences, your awareness of significant sources of economic and financial data, the problems faced when carrying out policy evaluation and your capability for self-awareness and group working. Course content You will gain an understanding of the key concepts in economics that underpin public sector policy... [-]

Master of Science in Financial Economics (MSFE)

Singapore Management University
Campus Full time 12  August 2017 Singapore

The Master of Science in Financial Economics (MSFE) degree programme is designed to prepare economists and finance professionals for the challenge of analysing and interpreting financial data and the implications of evolving economic [+]

The Master of Science in Financial Economics (MSFE) degree programme is designed to prepare economists and finance professionals for the challenge of analysing and interpreting financial data and the implications of evolving economic policies, financial regulations and innovative financial products. It is a multidisciplinary programme that draws on experts in economics, finance, accounting and law to equip talented graduates and practitioners with the relevant domain knowledge and the skills needed to apply state-of-the-art methods to the analysis of issues in financial economics.

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This program is designed for quantitatively inclined and talented professionals from various backgrounds like Engineering, Physical and Social Sciences, Business, Finance and Economics. Its primary strength draws on the inherent multidisciplinary nature of the program involving faculty with expertise in economics, econometrics and finance to a larger degree, and in accounting and law, thereby generating a unique “transformative” learning experience for students.... [-]


Master of Science in Economics

University of Cologne Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
Campus Full time October 2017 Germany Cologne

The Economics master programme consists of 120 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) points and is designed as a full-time 4-semester programme. It is a consecutive master degree based on a bachelor’s degree within the field of economics. [+]

Masters of Science in Economics. ECONOMICS - MASTER OF SCIENCE The Economics master programme consists of 120 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) points and is designed as a full-time 4-semester programme. It is a consecutive master degree based on a bachelor’s degree within the field of economics. The core and advanced sections cover content-specific and methodological foundations in micro and macroeconomics, statistics, econometrics and mathematics. These competencies enable you to comprehend scientific literature on economic science and independently analyse economic problems on an advanced theoretical and empirical level. There is a variety of research and method oriented modules (Research Track Modules) to choose from, allowing you to put together a course package that best suits your level of knowledge and training objectives. In the specialisation section, you chose two of seven different sub-areas (fields) to specialise in. These fields reflect the faculty’s method and research focus within the area of economics: Design and Behavior Energy Economics Growth, Labor and Inequality in the Global Economy Markets and Institutions Macroeconomics, Money and Financial Markets Public Economics Statistics and Econometrics The supplementary section enables you to develop a more specific profile – either by deepening and specialising or by diversifying knowledge. Examples for modules are e.g. finance, corporate strategy, economic psychology or economic geography. Students also have the possibility to acquire credits during a semester abroad, accounted for at the WiSo Faculty. Only the best for your career As a graduate you will find possible fields of employment in areas of public institutions... [-]

MSc Economics and Investment Banking

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time 1 - 2  September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

This course will provide you with a robust understanding of financial economics, financial market behaviour and financial market participants, such as investment banks. You will work hands-on with financial tools and techniques, including our state-of the-art Trading Room. You will learn how to assess investment opportunities, understand the economic fundamentals underlying financial markets and evaluate financial portfolios. [+]

MSc Economics and Investment Banking This course will provide you with a robust understanding of financial economics, financial market behaviour and financial market participants, such as investment banks. You will work hands-on with financial tools and techniques, including our state-of the-art Trading Room. You will learn how to assess investment opportunities, understand the economic fundamentals underlying financial markets and evaluate financial portfolios. Why choose this course? This course is aimed at students with a background in economics, business or finance. It provides students with an opportunity to develop their understanding of the work of economists while developing a specialism in analysing a range of issues in financial economics. Our applied focus means that you will evaluate a range of contemporary issues in the areas of economics and finance gaining a rigorous grounding in economic theory and techniques. Work Placement Opportunity You may be able to add a years' work placement, making your master's a two year course. It'e a great way to put your learning into practice and gain valuable real-world experience to boost your career. How you’re taught Study and support Teaching and learning methods are centred around interactive workshops which are highly participative in nature and will employ case studies, discussions, business simulations and group activities. Interactivity is key to our teaching and we are committed to providing courses that adopt teaching methods that are appropriate to the student cohort and the specific modules. We ensure that support and guidance is in place, especially during the early stages... [-]

Master in Agricultural, Environmental and Resource Economics

University of Helsinki
Campus Full time August 2017 Finland Helsinki

Are you looking forward to a future as an expert in Agricultural, Environmental and Resource Economics? As a graduate of our Master’s Programme in Agricultural, Environmental and Resource Economics, you can find employment in the national or international market, for example at universities, research institutes, the public sector or in business, or you can become a self-employed entrepreneur. [+]

Masters of Science in Economics. Are you looking forward to a future as an expert in Agricultural, Environmental and Resource Economics? As a graduate of our Master’s Programme in Agricultural, Environmental and Resource Economics, you can find employment in the national or international market, for example at universities, research institutes, the public sector or in business, or you can become a self-employed entrepreneur. The Viikki Campus offers optimal resources for studying the unique range of subjects offered by our programme. Upon graduating you will be a professional in applied economics in agricultural, environmental and resource-focused fields. You will be well versed in topics such as climate policy, sustainable agriculture and food security. The Master's programme comprises two study tracks: Agricultural economics Languages of instruction: Finnish, Swedish, English Environmental and resource economics Language of instruction: English As a graduate of the study track in Agricultural Economics you will have the ability to Support decision-making in the public and private sectors in various roles as a consultant, researcher or public servant Analyse and communicate the impact of policies on fields relating to agriculture, the environment and natural resources Apply economic theories and quantitative methodologies, such as econometrics and numerical modelling, to issues in the field As a graduate of the study track in Environmental and Resource economics you will have the ability to Identify the socio-economic drivers of natural resource use and environmental degradation Analyse the effects of policies on the environment and on natural resource usage Formulate recommendations to support decision-making... [-]

MSc in Econometrics and Management Science – Specialization Business Analytics and Quantitative Marketing

Erasmus School of Economics - Erasmus University Rotterdam
Campus Full time September 2017 Netherlands Rotterdam

The profession of econometrics and management science involves doing quantitative analyses in order to solve problems faced by the government and businesses. Economic aspects usually play a major role in such problems. This study programme is mainly geared to teaching students the necessary economic theory and quantitative skills. [+]

MSc in Econometrics and Management Science – Specialization Business Analytics and Quantitative Marketing The profession of econometrics and management science involves doing quantitative analyses in order to solve problems faced by the government and businesses. Economic aspects usually play a major role in such problems. This study programme is mainly geared to teaching students the necessary economic theory and quantitative skills. The aim is to provide high-quality academic training so that graduates can pursue careers in business and politics, or excel in science. Graduates should be able to apply existing econometric and management science techniques independently to complex real-life problems, including the execution and/or implementation of the techniques in computer programs. Furthermore, graduates must be able to develop and apply new models for new problems. Business Analytics and Quantitative Marketing Using data science to retrieve hidden information The need for quantitative support for operational and strategic decisions is ever-increasing. Do you want to help businesses understand their customers better and make smarter decisions? Are maths, statistics and econometrics your forte? Do data science and the use of advanced methods appeal to you? The Business Analytics and Quantitative Marketing programme focuses on the most creative side of data science: converting big data into knowledge, finding opportunities and predicting behaviour. This challenging programme teaches you how to solve business problems from an econometric point of view, perform quantitative research by using and further developing state-of-the-art data-analysis methods and translate findings into actionable advice. How many reasons do you need? At Erasmus School... [-]

MSc in Management and Technology

TUM School of Management
Campus Full time 4 - 8  October 2017 Germany Munich

The program is designed to meet you at your current academic stage. Regardless of whether you already have an interdisciplinary background gained through a degree combining management and technology or if you are rooted in pure management studies – you will be equally prepared to reach the same goal: Become a skilled business leader with a profound understanding of technical knowledge. [+]

Masters of Science in Economics. Enrich your management education with technological skills With the Master of Science in Management & Technology, we created a program that gives you an outstanding education in management as well as profound skills in engineering or natural sciences at one of Europe’s top technical universities. WHY COMBINE MANAGEMENT STUDIES WITH TECHNOLOGY? Decision makers with a high level of responsibility regularly face challenges that reach beyond strictly managerial issues. Having knowledge of how technical development and production processes are designed enables managers to assess the situation and make sound decisions accordingly. Furthermore, the strict separation of different departments within a company is dissolving. A solid understanding of how your colleagues in distinctive fields work and think will be key to successful leadership and performance on the job. The program’s unique combination empowers you to drive innovation and perform tasks at the interface of management and technology – and thus prepares you for your future professional life. DOES THIS PROGRAM ADDRESS PERSONS WITH PRIOR KNOWLEDGE IN TECHNOLOGY, OR GRADUATES OF PURE MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS? Both! Whether you want to follow your passion for science and technology while fostering your career in management, or whether you want to top your business studies with education in technology or the natural sciences – the Master of Science in Management & Technology is the right choice. The program is designed to meet you at your current academic stage. Regardless of whether you already have an interdisciplinary background gained through a degree combining... [-]

Master of Science in Economics

The George Washington University - Columbian College of Arts & Sciences
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Washington

The Master of Science in Economics program requires a combination of specific required course work and electives. [+]

The Master of Science in Economics program requires a combination of specific required course work and electives. MS Requirements Prerequisite: A Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in economics or with course work in economics that includes intermediate microeconomic and macroeconomic theory (equivalent to Econ 2101, 2102 or 6217-18, and basic statistics, equivalent to Stat 1111-2112. An understanding of basic calculus, equivalent to Math 1231-1232. Applications are accepted for the fall semester only. Required: the general requirements stated under Columbian College of Arts and Sciences; thirty hours of coursework including Econ 8301, 8305, 8375, and two courses chosen from 8302, 8306, and 8376; and and five 8000-level economics courses. Subject to the MS Program Director's approval, MS students can count one 6000 level course toward satisfying degree requirements and toward the minimum GPA for being in good standing in the MS program. Applying Please see the University's required application materials for the graduate program in Economics. Applications are accepted for fall semester admission only. Please see the Columbian College's list of requirements and deadlines for applying. Additionally, you may refer to the University's Graduate Admissions page for information regarding application deadlines and fees (note that while there is a school-wide deadline, the department will review late MS applications space-available basis). The deadline for applications is April 1. All applicants should have solid training in calculus and in intermediate microeconomic and macroeconomic theory. Please note that the Economics Department requires two and prefers three recommendation letters from Master's candidates. The... [-]

Master of Science in International Managment/CEMS

WU - Vienna University of Economics and Business
Campus Full time October 2017 Austria Vienna

The Master in International Management/CEMS is a two-year, full time program taught entirely in English. [+]

The Master in International Management/CEMS is an exclusive international management program which combines two degrees into one 24-months program – WU’s MSc and the CEMS MIM. The program will provide you with the know-how and skills to succeed in a global business environment and to become a multicultural as well as multilingual leader. Therefore, some of the core elements of the program are studying a term abroad at one of the exclusive partner schools, collecting work experience during an international internship and completing a business project as well as skills development workshops, many of which are co-designed by our experienced CEMS Corporate Partners. This enables our culturally diverse students to benefit from an international education providing them with the opportunity to have privileged access to the recruitment pool of highly renowned companies and to contribute to and benefit from the worldwide CEMS network.... [-]


MSc in Economics and Finance

University of Strathclyde Business School
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24  September 2017 United Kingdom Glasgow + 1 more

The MSc in Economics & Finance was launched in 2014/15. The aim of the programme is to produce highly skilled professionals who can analyse, understand and explain the complex economic and financial issues that arise in a globalised world. [+]

Why this course? Understanding the interaction between the disciplines of Economics & Finance is now critical to understanding the world we live in. Training in these subjects is essential for those hoping to work in the public or private sector as economists, analysts or consultants. The MSc in Economics & Finance was launched in 2014/15. The aim of the programme is to produce highly skilled professionals who can analyse, understand and explain the complex economic and financial issues that arise in a globalised world. The programme is jointly offered by the Department of Economics and the Department of Accounting & Finance ensuring that you’ll be taught by experts in both areas. You’ll study The programme is centred on a suite of core classes designed to develop and enhance your knowledge and skills in a range of economics, finance, analysis and quantitative methods subject areas. You’ll be able to pursue your own individual interests and further develop specialised skills relevant to your chosen career paths through a wide range of elective classes. Core classes Core classes are as follows: Foundations of Microeconomics Macroeconomics for the Business Environment Analysis of Economic Data Further topics in Microeconomics Principles of Finance Accounting & Financial Analysis Macro for the Global Business Environment Quantitative Methods Plus either: Advanced Corporate Finance & Applications or Derivatives & Treasury Management Elective classes You’ll be able to choose from a wide range of classes from across the Departments of Economics and Accounting & Finance. Dissertation You’ll have the opportunity to... [-]

MSc in Economics and Management

Aarhus University
Campus Full time September 2017 Denmark Aarhus

The two-year MSc programme in Economics and Management gives students an in-depth knowledge of a range of economics and management disciplines. The programme is flexible, giving the students the opportunity to specialise in a specific field or in a combination of economics and management topics. [+]

Masters of Science in Economics. STUDYING IN AN INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED ENVIRONMENT WITH YOUR OWN PERSONAL PROFILE AN INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED RESEARCH ENVIRONMENT The two-year MSc programme in Economics and Management gives students an in-depth knowledge of a range of economics and management disciplines. The programme is flexible, giving the students the opportunity to specialise in a specific field or in a combination of economics and management topics. Researchers in the programme work in the fields of accounting, finance, macroeconomics, microeconomics, econometrics, and economics of business. The MSc programme allows students to create a personal academic profile within one or across several of these fields. Progress in the chosen courses is closely followed and monitored to ensure the students’ academic development. Each semester, the department offers about thirty elective courses. The broad range of courses allows you to specialise in a particular field of interest and to compose an individual course programme. IN THE COMPANY OF NOBEL LAUREATES Students on the programme are based in the Department of Economics and Business Economics. The department is renowned for setting high academic standards. It engages in close collaboration with many leading international researchers, including Nobel Laureates Robert F. Engle and, until his death in 2014, Dale T. Mortensen. The department’s outstanding research environment includes the Centre for Research in Econometric Analysis of Time Series (CREATES), where Nobel Laureate Robert F. Engle serves as member of the advisory board. INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY The academic environment at the department is characterised by international diversity: more than one-third... [-]