Masters in Economics

Economics is a science that was born in the Ancient Greece and developed into a complex study of financial entities. The objects of study are economic agents and their particular activity, as well as their evolution. Microeconomics, the field that studies the basic elements of the markets, including agents, while macroeconomics focuses on the entire economy and the factors that affect it. Microeconomics and macroeconomics are the two main sub-disciplines of economy.

Business schools and universities provide in depth degrees in economics at all degree levels. Students who enrol in a Master degree in economy have the chance to identify all factors that influence the financial world and to also specialize in one of the field that economics applies to, such as education, law, social institutions, science and others.

After they earn a Master’s degree in economics, graduates find employment as accountants, financial risk analysts, economists or financial specialists in all companies of the market, regardless of their activity field.

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Suggested Master's Programmes

Finance and Business Economics M.Sc. Finance and Business Economics
  • Sep 2016
  • International £ 22,000 per year
  • 12 months

Gain expert advanced training in both finance and related areas of business economics. Examine the links between international macroeconomics and global capital markets. You will graduate equipped for careers in financial services, banking or industry.

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ICoNS: Advanced Bachelor in International Cooperation North-South Master ICoNS: Advanced Bachelor in International Cooperation North-South
  • Any time
  • Not specified
  • 12 months

The ICoNS: Advanced Bachelor International Cooperation North-South programme at UC Leuven-Limburg has the ambition to encourage young people to become critical and committed world citizens by offering an established quality experience of 6 months in a developing region. It's is a one-year bachelor programme (60 ECTS credits) in which students are prepared for and guided through an intensive study period in a country in the South.

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Economics and Finance (MEF) Master Economics and Finance (MEF)
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 6,000 per year
  • International € 6,000 per year
  • 24 months

Master in Economics and Finance (MEF) is a two-year English-language Master's degree programme, which aims to give the student a thorough grounding in both theoretical and applied economics. It is taught at Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Social Sciences by members of the Institute of Economic Studies (IES).

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Business, Economy and Society of Contemporary China M.Sc. Business, Economy and Society of Contemporary China
  • Sep 2016
  • National € 9,350 per year
  • International € 10,550 per year
  • 12 months

A chance to study a top UK Masters in China. The MSc in Business, Economy and Society of Contemporary China is an innovative one-year full-time taught programme producing highly skilled graduates best placed to succeed in one of the world’s most dynamic, vibrant and rewarding countries. It has been created to meet the demand from industry and research for graduates who have in-depth knowledge of contemporary China.

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Economics M.Sc. Economics
  • Any time
  • International € 2,000 per module
  • 24 months

The Department of Economics at the University of Verona offers the Laurea Magistralis in Economics (MAGEC), a two-year Master of Science degree in Economics entirely taught in English and held in the hearth of Verona, one of the most lively and visited cities of Italy.

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Development Economics and International Co-operation - Mesci M.A. Development Economics and International Co-operation - Mesci
  • Oct 2016
  • EEA € 5,900 per year
  • International € 5,900 per year
  • 12 months

The Development Economics and International Co-operation - Mesci from Tor Vergata University of Rome aims at training specialists in developing economics and in international cooperation who will be able to operate in both the public and private sector.

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Economics M.A. Economics
  • Sep 2016
  • Not specified
  • Not specified

The MA in Economics at Kimep University a 48-credit program that provides students with a deep understanding of the global and domestic economies, banking, finance, international trade and other critical areas.

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International Risk Management Master International Risk Management
  • Oct 2016
  • EEA € 8,000 per year
  • International € 8,000 per year
  • 12 months

The Master Risk Management (MRM) is an international, full-time, Master course organized by the Department of Economics and Management, University of Pisa, in collaboration with some prominent Italian and international financial institutions, banks and pension funds. The Master Risk Management graduates are suitable to join international business or financial institutions, pension funds and insurance companies as risk managers, both as internal auditors or as technical analysts (job placement at 77% in the first edition).

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Startup et Développement Numérique Master Startup et Développement Numérique
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 12,990 per year
  • International € 12,990 per year
  • 12 months

Le MS Startup et Développement Numérique offer par l'Ecole de Management de Normandie se positionne comme une solution à ce problème grandissant et se veut donc fondamentalement différent et radical quant à sa forme et son contenu, résolument tourné vers les nouveaux métiers apparus au fil de la transition numérique de l’économie et la maîtrise d’outils pratiques et très opérationnels.

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Graduate Pathway in Economics Pre-Master Graduate Pathway in Economics
  • Jan 2017
  • Aug 2016
  • International $ 29,590
  • 8 months

The Graduate Pathway in Economics offers you the chance to enhance your English and academic ability. It will prepare you to successfully pursue graduate studies at University of South Florida.

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Economic Analysis and Planning M.Sc. Economic Analysis and Planning
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 2,600 per year
  • International € 3,400 per year
  • 18 months

Economic Analysis and Planning Master’s Programme was developed by the University of Vilnius in response to the labour market demand for a highly qualified economists that are capable to employ up-to-date modelling methods and analytical instruments for situation analysis, project building and decision support.

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