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About

The Master of Science (LM-56) in Economics at Tor Vergata University of Rome is a two-year full time program of advanced quantitative methods for economics, entirely taught in English and designed for students with high drive and potential, who wish to acquire the tools and knowledge to undertake advanced economic research.

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Overview

The Master of Science in Economics at Tor Vergata University of Rome includes applied courses in development economics, health economics, labour economics, procurement and regulation, law and economics, public economics and public choice, beyond fundamental courses in microeconomics, game theory and incentives, macroeconomics and business cycle, econometrics, stata, matlab, python and time series. 

Education

The program structure shows the overview of the program in more detail, divided per semester and per year.

  • First Year

In the Fall Term (from September to December), students take the preliminary courses in Mathematics and Statistics, and the core courses in Econometrics, Microeconomics I and Statistical Computing 1st part (Matlab, Stata).

In the Spring Term (from February to June), students take the core courses in Microeconomics II, Macroeconomics I and II, Time Series, Statistical Computing 2nd part (Matlab, Python) and an optional course.

  • Second Year

In the Fall Term students take the courses on Public Economics, Law and economics and an optional course.

In the Spring Term students take Labour Economics, an optional course, and focus on the thesis.

Students are encouraged to attend internships or summer schools for which the MSc Committee may assign some extra credits.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematics 
  • Statistics 
  • Econometrics
  • Microeconomics
  • Statistical Computing 
  • Macroeconomics 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To attend profitably the Master of Science in Economics it is necessary to have adequate knowledge of economic theory and quantitative analysis
  • For applicants who do not meet the entry requirements, the Admission Board will verify whether or not they hold the skills and competencies needed such as an undergraduate university degree with a strong quantitative background. If the Admission Board identifies such skills and competences as adequate, the applicant is admitted to evaluation

The application must include the following documents:

  • Copy of valid Passport/ID
  • Transcript of Records
  • Curriculum Vitae in English
  • Cover Letter (in .pdf format)
  • Reference letter
  • English proficiency certificate
  • GRE or GMAT (non-compulsory)

Tuition Fee

Tuition fees for Italian and EU students depend on the student's family income (please visit the Programme website).

Non-EU students tuition fees:

  • €156 to be paid as a first installment and €500 to be paid as a second installment for extra-EU students from the developing countries
  • €156 to be paid as a first installment, plus €1.000 to be paid as a second installment for all the other non-EU students
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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.

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