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M.A. On Campus

Economic Policy in Global Markets

Central European University (CEU)

24 months
12000 EUR/year
12000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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This two-year MA program in Economic Policy in Global Markets at Central European University (CEU) focuses on economic policy in the context of global markets. The main goal of this program is to provide students with an understanding of economic policy process and to provide them with analytical ability to evaluate policy making issues.

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The Economic Policy in Global Markets program at Central European University (CEU)  equips students  with analytics skills to design and evaluate policy-making decisions and provides an up close look at economic policy in the context of global market forces. 

What you'll study

In their first year, students take courses in macroeconomics, microeconomics, quantitative analysis and applied economic policy analysis. Then, they choose from a wide range of electives that fit their interests, including finance, data science, energy economics and economic policy in emerging markets.


  • Program approved and registered by the New York State Education Department
  • Program accredited by the Hungarian Accreditation Committee (HAC)
  • Program accredited by the Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria (AQ-Austria)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Quantitative analysis
  • Applied economic policy analysis 
  • Corporate Finance
  • Economic and Financial Regulations
  • Industrial Policy
  • Health Policy
  • Economic Policy in Emerging Markets

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Feb. 1: financial aid
  • March 15: self-financing candidates requiring a study visa
  • Aug. 15: self-financing candidates not requiring a study visa


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application form
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Letters of recommendation
  • CV
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Academic records
  • Statement of purpose

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 EUR per year during 24 months.

Generous scholarships are available to accepted students from any country.

Living costs for Vienna

861 - 1331 EUR /month
Living costs

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


In pursuit of its mission, CEU strives to attract world-class graduate talent from all over the world, offering generous scholarships available to students from any country.

82% of CEU students received financial aid, ranging from tuition awards to scholarships with stipends and housing. 

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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