Economic Policy in Global Markets, M.A. | Central European University (CEU) | Vienna, Austria
24 months
Duration
12000 EUR/year
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About

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. Its main goal is to give students sound foundations in economics, an understanding of the economic policy process, and to provide them with the analytical ability to evaluate economic policies at the macro and micro level.

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Overview

During the first year, students will focus on core courses in macroeconomics, microeconomics, data analysis, applied economic policy analysis, as well as some optional courses (electives) in the spring. In the second year, students will be able to choose from a wide range of electives from the Department of Economics and Business and other departments

What you'll study

In their first year of MA program in Economic Policy in Global Markets at Central European University (CEU) , 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.

Accreditation

  • 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:

  • Finance courses (Asset Pricing, Corporate Finance and Risk Management, Trading and Portfolio Theory, etc.) 
  • Data analysis courses (Data Mining and Big Data Analysis, Econometrics II, Economic Forecasting, Machine Learning for Natural Language Processing, etc.) 
  • Macro policy courses (Economic Policy After the Crisis, Economics of Underdevelopment, Macroeconomic and Public Institutions, The Political Economy of the EU, etc.) 
  • Micro policy courses, special policy areas (Energy Markets, Economics of Higher Education, Labor Economics, Health Policy, etc.)

Key information

Duration

  • 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

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
59
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
59
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

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.

Funding

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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