Studyportals
M.Sc. On Campus

Econometrics and Operations Research - Quantitative Economics

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

12 months
Duration
16830 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

The Econometrics and Operations Research - Quantitative Economics MSc programme from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam dives into the cross-roads of applied econometrics and economics offers you the challenge to explore the active research fields of microeconomics, macroeconomics and/or macro-finance.

Overview

The Econometrics and Operations Research - Quantitative Economics MSc programme from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam connects many academic disciplines including mathematics, statistics, economics, finance, and business studies, and is primarily concerned with the science and art of using economic theory and statistical techniques to analyse economic data. This specialization offers you the chance to explore the classical and general intersection of economics and econometrics. This study will enhance your analytical skills, will invest in your quantitative insights, will introduce you to a scientific approach of analytical thinking and will generally broaden your quantitative horizons.

Career prospects

As the Econometrics and Operations Research programme offers you a wide variety of specializations and courses, you have a broad assortment of jobs and fields to choose from. Your quantitative skills are highly sought-after in today’s job market. Most, if not all, organizations, are always looking for people who understand and are able to apply data in the right way. It is not uncommon for our graduates to become a data scientist at a large enterprise or become a data, marketing or risk analyst at one of the Big Four.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Thesis MSc EOR - Econometrics
  • Advanced Econometrics
  • Multivariate Econometrics
  • Time Series Models
  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Advanced Macroeconomics
  • Research Project Economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The next VU Online Master's Event will take place on Saturday 5 March.

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We welcome motivated and ambitious students who are interested in advancing their knowledge in Econometrics and related subjects, and are aware of their role in society.
  •  In order to be successful in this programme you will need a solid basis in mathematics, statistics and econometrics. In particular we expect that you have passed courses in mathematics (calculus, analysis), probability, mathematical statistics, and econometrics. A basic knowledge in computer programming is also required.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16830 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16830 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2209 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2209 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Amsterdam

1000 - 1500 EUR /month
Living costs

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

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.

Our partners

Econometrics and Operations Research - Quantitative Economics
-
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!