12 months
16000 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Economics - Financial Economics programme at the Radboud University is ideal for students who want to understand the workings of global financial markets, from asset pricing and risk management to monetary policy and financial regulation.

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Also, you will learn about the possible implications of measures taken to regulate them. You are challenged to go further than simply understanding the concepts and to think creatively about ground breaking ideas of how to regulate constantly developing financial markets and new financial instruments. It’s about trying to get financial markets to work more efficiently, without exuberant bubbles and catastrophic crashes, and in support of a prospering world economy.

Future career opportunities

Our alumni from Economics - Financial Economics programme at the Radboud University have the necessary knowledge and skills for a career as:

  • Commercial banks
  • Investment banks
  • Financial exchanges
  • Ministry of finance
  • Governental bodies of financial market oversight

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Financial Markets
  • Societal Challenges in Economics
  • Methods of Empirical Analysis
  • Advanced Behavioural Finance
  • Financial Risk Management
  • Advanced Financial Economics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The Master’s in Economics is accessible for students with a completed Bachelor's Degree in the field of Economics from another research university with a fair number of courses in your preferred specialisation. Your Degree must be equivalent to a Dutch research university diploma. This will be evaluated once you complete your formal application.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2209 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2209 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Nijmegen

800 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


  • We have a number of scholarships available only for international Master’s students. You can find the full list, including details about eligibility requirements and how to apply, on the university's website.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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