M.A. On Campus

International Economics

Yokohama National University

24 months
4333 EUR/year
4333 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Department of Economics at Yokohama National University (YNU), located in the second largest metropolis in Japan, offers an M.A. program in International Economics taught entirely in English. 


Key facts:

  • The International Economics program at Yokohama National University is designed to provide students with academic knowledge and tools in economic theory and empirics of the highest global standards, and at the same time is well-grounded in policy-relevance. 
  • We offer (1) core courses in microeconomics, macroeconomics, statistics, economic systems and economic policy, and (2) advanced courses in microeconomics, macroeconomics, statistics/econometrics, international economics, public economics, public finance, economic development and environmental economics.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Adv. International Economics
  • Adv. Labor Economics
  • Adv. International Trade Policy
  • Adv. Comparative Econ. Studies
  • Adv. Empirical Analysis of Econ. Systems
  • Structure and Dynamics of Dev. Econ.
  • Statistical Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application form
  • Name, birth date, sex, citizenship, address, phone, email
  • Educational history
  • Employment History (for some applicants)
  • Research Activity History (for some applicants)
  • GPA (if available)
  • Intended field of study
  • Statement of purpose
  • Application status of any government scholarship
  • Academic transcripts
  • Certificate of graduation
  • English proficiency test scores (TOEFL, IELTS, etc.)
  • GRE scores (refer to application guidelines)
  • Other documents showing strengths, if available
  • Documents to verify nationality (typically your passport) and residency

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4333 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4333 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4333 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4333 EUR per year during 24 months.

Tuition(Japanese yen): 535800 yen

Living costs for Yokohama

111200 - 165260 JPY /month
Living costs

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


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