Master On Campus

Applied Economics

Macau University of Science & Technology

24 months
9656 USD/year
43500 USD/year
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In order to meet the needs of moderate economic diversification in Macao, following the globalization trend of economic development, the School of Business from Macau University of Science & Technology in 2016 has opened a new Master's degree program, Master of Applied Economics (MAE).


The two-year full-time Applied Economics program at Macau University of Science & Technology is to teach students advanced economic theories and econometric analysis tools, to cultivate their skills of comprehensively applying economic tools to the analysis of real-world economic policy questions, as well as to help students develop their full potentials. 

Key Features

  • This rigorously formulated program aims at preparing students to be a competent economic analysts with global visions.
  • The program is a balanced package of 33 credits totally, including compulsory subjects (15 credits) and elective subjects (18 credits), as well as an independently accomplished thesis.

Programme Structure

  • The program emphasizes the combination of economic theory and economic analysis training. Guiding students to develop the basis of advanced economic theories, we put great efforts to guide students to use statistical software and tools to analyze the big data in economic fields.
  • Plenty of course flexibilities help to facilitate students individualized learning. Since this program is part of the Business School, instructors are with rich expertise not only in diversified areas of economics, but also from fields of management, finance and etcetera. 
  • Therefore, on the basis of their individual learning interests and preferences, students can take elective courses of Macroeconomics or Microeconomics, as well as simply management or finance fields.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9656 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19313 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    43500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 87000 USD for the full programme during 24 months.

 MOP 154,725- international 

Living costs for Macao

7725 - 11167 MOP /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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