As a student in the Agricultural Economics programme at the University of Copenhagen, you will work with economics and policy in an international perspective with a special emphasis on food, agribusiness and development. You learn about the way economic incentives can regulate the consumption and production of food.
The MSc programme in Agricultural Economics is a social science programme that focuses on economic methods and tools which equip you to solve problems.You acquire in-depth knowledge about the economic policy landscape. In addition, you are provided with the necessary tools to analyze and advise on international economics and development and/or industrial economics from a food policy perspective. During your studies, you will come across both national and global issues.
Career OpportunitiesWith an MSc degree in Agricultural Economics, you may find employment with various institutions and companies in Denmark as well as internationally. You may, for example, be hired by:
- Banks and financial institutions or international organizations such as the EU and OECD
- Ministries (e.g. the Danish Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries) and government agencies (e.g. the Danish Environmental Protection Agency), where you can contribute to establishing the basis for the policy in the food and environmental area
- Central agricultural organizations and companies
- Economic consultancies and advisory services
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Applied Econometrics
- Incentives and Regulation
- Industrial Organization
- Advanced International Trade
- Advanced Development Economics
- Microeconomic and Econometric Production Analysis
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesEconomics Agribusiness Agriculture View 5 other Masters in Agriculture in Denmark
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- BSc in Agricultural Economics from the University of Copenhagen
- BSc in Economics from University of Copenhagen or University of Southern Denmark or University of Aarhus
Other Bachelor’s degrees
- If you have a bachelor’s degree other than those listed above, you must submit additional documentation along with your application so the University can evaluate whether or not you meet the admission requirements.
International8060 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4030 EUR per semester during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
- Tuition fee: DKK 30,000 per semester
Living costs for Copenhagen
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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