This 60 ECTS one-year postgraduate programme has been offered jointly by the University of Namur and the the Catholic University of Louvain for more than 20 years.
To acquire international standards of economic analysis and increase your abilities in this field.
To complement your personal experience with foreign perceptions of the world economy.
To gain the maturity needed to further sharpen your professional or research objectives.
To be able to design and implement innovative programmes for economic and human development.
To understand and assess the models and methods used by international organisations, foreign governments and consultants in development assistance and international economic relations.
To play an educational role by explaining to local decision-makers the rationale and usefulness of economic reforms in their local context.
Why study at UNamur?
The International and Development Economics programme’s professorship includes academics with a well-established international reputation and extensive field experience in developing countries (India, Poland, Andean countries, Sub-Saharan Africa, etc.).
You will have access to pedagogical resources (libraries, language and computer labs, etc.) on both the UNamur and UCL campuses.
The University campus is situated in the centre of Namur, a small and student-friendly city only 60km from Brussels, the capital of Europe.
The programme is fully taught in English.
- Population, environment & governance
- Development & Institutions
- Economic Growth & International Development
- Poverty and livelihood strategies
- Evaluation of Public Interventions
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , EEA/EU
In the context of the Covid-19 crisis, the University of Namur is unable to manage the admission demands from students outside EU at the moment.
DisciplinesEconomics International Development View 27 other Masters in Economics in Belgium
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
Holders of a first university degree including at least the following subjects :
- Microeconomics (5 credits)
- Macroeconomics (5 credits)
- Statistics in Economics and Management II (5 credits)
- Mathematics in Economics and Management II (5 credits)
- Econometrics (5 credits)
- Public Economics (5 credits)
- Industrial Economics (5 credits)
- European Economics (5 credits)
- Game Theory and Information Economics (5 credits)
International4175 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4175 EUR per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA835 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 835 EUR per year during 12 months.
The registration fees are communicated by the Admissions Service during the admissions procedure. They may vary from €835 to €4,175.
Living costs for Namur
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Updated over a year ago
Check the official programme website for potential updates.