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International and Development Economics

UCLouvain

12 months
Duration
4175 EUR/year
835 EUR/year
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About

The Specialized Master in International and Development Economics from Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) offers an inter-university programme organised within the framework of the ESL Economics School of Louvain (UCL and UNamur), which benefits from the support of the University Cooperation for Development (CUD);

Overview

The The Specialized Master in International and Development Economics from Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) offers:

  • an overview of economic problems;
  • active teaching which integrates the experience of the participants and the socio-economic realities of their country of origin.

Your programme

The advanced master in International Economics and Development is a one-year, 60-credit programme. It includes a prep course (5-credit foundation course if the student´s earlier education is deemed to be incomplete); courses and seminars split into two fields of study and the writing of a thesis (personal project).Most of the courses are held in Namur. A day a week, during the 2nd quarter, the courses are held in Louvain-la-Neuve.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Fluctuations and development 
  • Macro-finance and development 
  • Economic integration and trade 
  • Trade and development: specialization and diversification
  • Seminar in development and macroeconomics policies  
  • Seminar in Macroeconomics
  • Evaluation of Public Interventions

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The programme is open to student from any country who can show a deep interest in international economic relations or in management of the economy of developing countries or those in transition towards a market economy.
  • The programme is open to holders of a second cycle degree in Economics whose prior training can be validated for at least 300 credits. Applications from candidates who hold a degree in another area corresponding to a minimum of 300 credits will be considered by the admissions committee.
  • Entry to the programme is based on an application file which should be submitted to the inter-university admission committee whose decision is final.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4175 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4175 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    835 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 835 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Louvain-la-Neuve

750 - 1115 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Several mechanisms may help reduce the cost of getting an education:

  • French Community of Belgium study grants
  • Limited income and social discount fee
  • Three children at UCL
  • Child of UCL staff
  • Doctoral or advanced master’s degree discount
  • UCL financial aid
  • Reduced rent

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