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Political Economy

Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management

12 months
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50000 USD/year
50000 USD/year
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About

The Advanced Master in Political Economy at Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management seeks Master students with a degree in economics, political science or statistics with strong academic background, the intellectual curiosity and discipline that are necessary to succeed in a very demanding environment and willing to take up global political and economic challenges.

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Overview

The Advanced Master in Political Economy  at Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management aims at providing you the knowledge and the skills needed to evaluate and address global and local economic challenges, which require a solid understanding of the institutions and political settings in which they arise.

Career Opportunities

As a graduate of this master, you can look forward to job opportunities with a faster advancement potential in a broad range of institutions and companies, including:

  • International institutions (EC, WTO, World Bank, IMF, OECD, NATO, ETC.)
  • Multinational enterprises (lobbying and consulting firms, investment banks)
  • Governmental institutions (regulatory agencies, central banks, foreign affairs)
  • Global NGOs & Think Tanks
  • Higher Education (through PHD programs)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Political Economy
  • Data Analysis
  • International Trade And Eu Trade Policy
  • Impact Evaluation
  • Industrial And Development Policies: Eu, Us, And Beyond
  • Policy Workshop: Competition Policy In The Single Market

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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).
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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.
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Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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English requirements

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).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
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.
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor or Master or equivalent (4 or 5 years of study overall)
  • 3-year Bachelor (180 ECTS), preferably followed by 2 years of work experience
  • Proficiency in English is a must
  • Academic statement of purpose (max. 500 words)
  • Two Letters of Recommendation (one must be from an academic)
  • GRE exam (GMAT not acceptable)
  • Resume/CV in English
  • Official Transcripts (all prior institutions)
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 on 4.0 (U.S.) scale where available.
  • TOEFL score of at least 100 IELTS score (7.0) is also acceptable. The test is waived if a previous degree has been obtained at an English-speaking university.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    50000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50000 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    50000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50000 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Brussels

885 - 1305 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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