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12500 EUR/year
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About

This Economics for Smart Cities and Climate Policy Program at École Polytechnique is a two-year program entirely taught in English. It is designed for highly qualified and internationally oriented students.

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Overview

This Economics for Smart Cities and Climate Policy Program at École Polytechnique will provide you with the know-how to navigate the current trends shaping 21st-century metropolitan economies. It involves applying advanced quantitative methods to the study of new and transforming metropolitan areas and their competitive environments.

The teaching is firmly oriented towards the business world, and relies on a combination of theoretical methodology and real-world case studies. The Economics for Smart Cities and Climate Policy Master’s Program has developed strong links with industrial and academic partners from various related fields, namely real estate, finance, energy, international organizations, transportation and ministries. Institutions and companies partnered with the Program include the World Bank, SNI, EDF and SNCF, to name a few.

Career Prospects

The Economics for Smart Cities and Climate Policy Program is tailored towards students who wish to pursue careers as executives or economic advisors within modern public or private institutions. The Program provides students with the knowledge, skills and experience they need to succeed in their chosen career. A number of different career paths are available after the degree:

  • Managerial positions in various industries, such as transportation, energy, environment, commercial real estate, urban and infrastructure management, and services
  • Economic advisory positions in local, regional, governmental and international institutions
  • Consultancy positions, making the most of the invaluable market knowledge gained from the Program
  • To find out more about the careers guidance provided at École Polytechnique, please visit our dedicated pages.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Urban Economics and Real Estate
  • Environmental Economics and Policies in Cities
  • Econometrics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Industrial Organization
  • Traffic and Transportation systems in urban contexts
  • Applied Econometrics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

140 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Entry in Year 1 : bachelor’s degree in economics, mathematics, civil engineering and/or transportation studies, or a French engineering degree (diplôme d'ingénieur).

Entry in Year 2 : master’s degree or M1 in economics, or a French engineering degree (diplôme d'ingénieur), with a background in quantitative economics.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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