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

Tourism Economics and Regional Development Master Tourism Economics and Regional Development
  • Oct 2016
  • EEA € 2,750
  • International € 3,125
  • 18 months

The increasing economic importance of tourism led to a fast expansion of Tourism Economics over the last two decades. The present Master Program combines this emerging field within Economics with a consolidated one: Regional Economics. The Tourism Economics and Regional Development programme is offered at the University of Algarve.

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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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Equality in Pay & Reward Postgrad.Cert. Equality in Pay & Reward
  • Any time
  • EEA £ 4,650 per year
  • International £ 4,650 per year
  • 12 months

This course draws on the theories and techniques of managing pay and reward systems with the purpose of enhancing the performance of work organisations.

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Economics M.Sc. Economics
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 2,400 per year
  • International € 2,400 per year
  • 24 months

This Masters course is recommended for students who wish to obtain a rigorous and intensive training in economic theory and policy, at the graduate level, as it is currently practiced in highly respected US and European universities.

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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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Applied Economics M.Sc. Applied Economics
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA £ 9,500 per year
  • International £ 17,000 per year
  • 12 months

The course is suitable for those intending to develop their careers in areas such as economics, banking, energy, central and local government, charities and management.

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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
  • Any time
  • 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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Technology Innovation and Management for a Circular Economy M.Sc. Technology Innovation and Management for a Circular Economy
  • Any time
  • EEA £ 20,000 per year
  • International £ 20,000 per year
  • 36 months

This Technology Innovation and Management for a Circular Economy course from Cranfield University will equip professionals with the ability to manage the implementation of transformational circular innovation within their own organisation.

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University of Luxembourg

Master Economics and Finance
  • Any time
  • EEA € 200 per semester
  • International € 200 per semester
  • 24 months

This Economics and Finance Masters at the University of Luxembourg is aimed at students wishing to obtain a comprehensive and sound education in finance. The course highlights the largely complementary nature of theoretical analysis tools and their application in business.

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