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Studying Economics

Economics is the social science that investigates all factors involved in the production, distribution and consumption of goods and services. Its ultimate goal is to optimise all these actions, in order to improve the well-being of economic entities and consumers, which is also the purpose of accountants and financial experts.

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Studying in Belgium

The Kingdom of Belgium (Dutch: Koninkrijk België; French: Royaume de Belgique; German: Königreich Belgien) is a country in northwest Europe bordered by the Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg and France and is one of the founding and core members of the European Union.

24 Economics Master's degrees in Belgium

Master Financial Markets

The Advanced Master in Financial Markets at Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management is designed to give students a much deeper understanding of financial markets than the one offered by graduate or classic post-graduate courses.Information webinar on 22/03/2017! Register at

Five Advanced Masters
M.A. International Political Economy

The M. A. in International Political Economy at the University of Kent – Brussels School of International Studies is an interdisciplinary degree that teaches students notions of economics, politics and law. Students get an overview of the international economic regulations and corporate governances, while also analysing the inner workings of state, markets, society and diplomatic relations.

Master Economics

The Master in Economics at University of Liège has been designed in coherence with the school mission and on the basis of discussions with the School stakeholders.

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M.Sc. Business Economics

The Master of Science in Business Economics programme from KU Leuven - University of Leuven emphasises the acquisition of fundamental knowledge and skills in an area of specialisation related to the corporate world such as international business, strategy and innovation, entrepreneurship, financial economics and marketing.

Faculty of Economics and Business
M.Sc. Advanced Studies in Economics

The Master of Advanced Studies in Economics (MASE) from KU Leuven - University of Leuven is an advanced English-taught programme which takes student with an initial graduate economics degree further into the research frontier in economics.

Faculty of Economics and Business
M.Sc. Economics

The Master of Science in Economics from KU Leuven - University of Leuven is a one year Master programme, oriented towards students with broad interests in social and scientific matters who are capable of critical and creative thinking.

Faculty of Economics and Business
M.Sc. Rural Development (IMRD) / Agricultural Economics

Rural Development (IMRD) / Agricultural Economics, part of the Erasmus Mundus scholarship programme, is a joint degree from Ghent University which offers you the opportunity to study rural development in its diversity of international approaches and applications.

Faculty of Bioscience Engineering
M.A. Economics of Globalisation and European Integration (Erasmus Mundus)

The objective of the EMJMD EGEI is to develop competences in the core subjects of the programme for European and non-European economics students.Students of the programme benefit from an increased awareness of the place of the European Union (EU) in the world economy in general, and of its role in worldwide globalisation and international trade in particular. 

Faculty of Applied Economics
Advanced Master International and Development Economics

The objective of the International and Development Economics (Advanced Master) programme, offered by the University of Namur, is to train present and future actors of development to be able to devise realistic and original reforms and programmes based on a sound economic analysis and well-adjusted to the social and political context of each country.

Faculty of Economics, Social Sciences and Business Administration
M.Sc. Nutrition and Rural Development: Rural Economics and Management

Rural Economics and Management : Gives the students specific expertise for detecting and measuring the causes of failing rural development, and for the planning and implementation of sustainable, integrated rural development strategies and interventions. To achieve this, several themes with relation to agricultural, economic, social, ecological, financial, institutional and political aspects of the production systems in rural areas in developing countriesIn the first academic year of the MSc. Program the students of the 3 main subjects have several courses in common, aiming in giving them all an in-depth knowledge and know-how related to nutrition and rural development related topics, creating a common academic level between all program students of diverse backgrounds.

M.Sc. Applied Economic Sciences: Business Economics

Business studies in an international context, with young academics from different countries and cultures. The University of Antwerp runs a Master's programme in Applied Economic Sciences: Business Economics, taught in English and open to international students. The programme takes one academic year.

Faculty of Applied Economics
M.Sc. Banking and Finance

In this program Ghent University offers advanced courses in Banking and Finance, strongly embedded in economic theory and backed by econometrics and quantitative methods.

Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
M.A. European Economic Studies

The European Economic Studies programme from College of Europe is aimed at students with an academic background in economics. The workload and analytical demands on the students are high.

European Economic Studies
M.Sc. Economics

A rigorous expertise and set of analytical tools to understand how individuals, firms, governments and states make decision on allocating scarce resources to satisfy their needs.

Faculty of Economics, Social Sciences and Business Administration
M.Sc. Economics

The master focuses on the general, specific, personal and openness skills. The offer of specialisations is based on the areas of expertise of the Economics School of Louvain (ESL): growth and globalisation, development, finance, economy and society, economic policy, Firm strategy & Innovation, European Business, Research oriented.

M.Sc. Maritime and Air Transport Management

The Master of Maritime and Air Transport Management prepares its graduates for the challenges faced by the transport sector today. It is specifically designed with an international audience in mind and aimed at individuals with a background in economics or management focusing on transport-related matters.

Centre for Maritime & Air Transport Management (C-MAT)
M.Sc. Agricultural, Food and Environmental Policy Analysis (AFEPA)

The European Master's Programme in Agricultural, Food and Environmental Policy Analysis aims at providing a high quality education in designing and assessing public policies targeted to the agricultural and food sector as well as the rural environment. The AFEPA progamme is jointly organised by four partner European universities and three associated partners ouside Europe.

Department of Applied Biology and Agricultural Productions
Master Advanced Master of Maritime and Air Transport Management

The Master of Maritime and Air Transport Management prepares its graduates for the challenges faced by the transport sector today. In the programme, students can choose one of three majors: transport research, air transport or maritime transport. Thus, students can tailor their programme to their specific interests and background.