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Economics

Master

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Economic solutions to global challenges
How does the EU contribute to economic stability? How does globalization impact local economies? How can we address the challenges of affordable education, effective healthcare and the aging population across the globe?

The Economics Master’s programme seeks answers to these questions by exploring modern economic theory, data analysis and real-life case studies. It prepares you for a career as a professional economist, whether your interests draw you to a career in the public or private sector, research or consulting.

Versatility is key in the programme, allowing you to explore all aspects of Economics before deciding on the path that is right for you. You can choose from one of the specializations or are free to pick and mix from our extended list of elective courses. If you’re hard working and dedicated and have a real interest in addressing global issues from an economics perspective, this is the programme for you!

There are five specializations within the master's programme:

  • Development Economics
  • Global Economics
  • International and Macroeconomic Policy
  • Market Analytics
  • Public Policy

Language

English

Title

Master of Science

Duration

1 year

ECTS credits

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Accreditation

NVAO
AACSB

Numerus Fixus

Tuition fee 2024/2025

€ 2,530


Admission

Application requirements

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Language requirements

6.5
IELTS overall band
6
IELTS writing
580
TOEFL paper based
237
TOEFL computer based
92
TOEFL internet based

Check when you can start and what you have to pay!

Tuition fees  
€ 2,530
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Start date App. deadline EU/EEA App. deadline Non-EU/EEA
1 Sep '24 31 May '24 1 Apr '24
1 Sep '25 31 May '25 1 Apr '25
1 Sep '26 31 May '26 1 Apr '26

Scholarships

You can check if you're eligible for scholarships that apply to this course.

Bappenas

StuNed Scholarship Programme

StuNed Scholarships for master studies, short courses and customised training programmes are available for Indonesian professionals with at least 2 years' work experience in a development-related organisation.

Orange Knowledge Programma (OKP)

The Orange Knowledge Programme aims to contribute to a society's sustainable and inclusive development. Its scholarships are open to mid-career professionals in specific countries.

Contact

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Main address
De Boelelaan 1105
1081 HV Amsterdam
020-5985020

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