Lund University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
11472 EUR/year
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The Master's programme in Economics from Lund University brings you the quantitative skills and analytical mindset that are essential for a successful career in governmental organizations, international institutions, and private sector firms such as banks and economic consultancies.


The Master's programme in Economics from Lund University provides you with deep and thorough knowledge of modern economic theories, concepts, techniques, and their applications. You will acquire the necessary skills to undertake advanced economic analysis and become familiar with state-of-the-art research.

The first year is designed to give you a sound understanding of the basic methods of advanced economics and to teach you important tools for handling data and performing econometric analysis (using, for example, STATA and MATLAB).

Throughout the latter part of the programme, you have the opportunity to specialise in a specific field of interest. The programme offers a wide range of elective courses, which enables you to both get a broad knowledge of economics and a deepened knowledge within your field of interest.

Career prospects

There is a broad and extensive labour market for economists both nationally and internationally. The demand for the competence of economists with a master’s degree is relatively constant over time or even growing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Econometrics 
  • Advanced Macroeconomic Analysis
  • Advanced Microeconomic Analysis
  • Mathematical Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree (BA/BSc) with at least 60 ECTS credits in economics which must include courses in intermediate microeconomics and econometrics (quantitative methods), or the equivalent knowledge. English 6/English course B.
  • The selection is based on academic qualifications.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11472 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22945 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Full programme/course tuition fee: SEK 240 000


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