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Economics

University of Mauritius

24 months
Duration
1338 EUR/year
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About

This is a high-calibre, 2-year part-time Masters programme in Economics offered by the University of Mauritius in close collaboration with the African Economic Research Consortium.

Overview

This Economics programme at University of Mauritius offers solid training in economics and is targeted to those who intend to work as economists, teachers/lecturers or consultants in the private or public sector as well as those who wish to pursue a PhD in economics.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of the programme, students should be able to:

  • Relate to advanced microeconomics and macroeconomics principles.
  • Apply quantitative techniques and research methods.
  • Formulate mathematical economic models and quantify model parameters from data.
  • Use econometric and mathematical techniques.
  • Evaluate existing economic models for theoretical and practical problem solving.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Microeconomics 
  • Advanced Macroeconomics 
  • Quantitative Methods 
  • Research Methods and Computer Applications
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Corporate Finance and Investment

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • at least a Second Class or 50%, whichever is applicable or
  • a GPA not less than 2.5 out of 4 or equivalent, from a recognised higher education institution.
  • At least a Second Class Honours Degree in Economics, or any other social science discipline of which Economics is a major component, or alternative qualifications acceptable to the Department of Economics and Statistics, from a recognised University.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1338 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1338 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    1338 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1338 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • 64,800 Mauritian Rupees. 

Funding

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