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Economics and Finance, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
Ankara, Turkey
The Master of Science (MSc) in Economics and Finance at TED University is a master’s degree program offered by the Graduate School of Social Sciences.


Students, pursuing the thesis program should complete 4 required, 4 elective courses and a thesis. Students, pursuing the non-thesis option should complete 4 required, 6 elective courses and a graduation project.

Thesis: The thesis builds on the skills you acquire during the program and enables you to show how you can develop their applications. It will also demonstrate your understanding of, and ability to communicate, your original applied research.

Graduation Project: Graduation project requires you to work on a specific problem of an institution or a country using the acquired skills in the program. You are expected to propose specific solutions or policies.

MSEF program follows TEDU’s commitment to active learning practices. Students are encouraged to work on case studies, projects and participate in class discussions. Data analysis and its applications in decision making are important parts of this program. Prominent speakers are invited to courses to benefit from their academic and professional expertise.

Why should you pursue MSc Degree in Economics and Finance at TED University?

  • You are a bank employer and you would like to expand and update your technical knowledge about economics and finance
  • You studied engineering and are interested to improve your knowledge and understanding about economics and finance
  • You are working in a public institution. Although you studied economics and finance in your undergraduate program, you think you need to improve your knowledge and skills to scale up your career
  • You want to be able to follow the latest academic literature about economics and finance to professionally improve yourself
  • You are a techno-entrepreneur and you have strong engineering background, you want to learn how economic and financial decisions and structural changes affect your company
  • You have an undergraduate degree in Arts and Sciences, such as sociology, psychology, history, etc. and you would like to pursue interdisciplinary studies with economics and finance
  • You want to pursue academic career in economics and finance, and strengthen your theoretical knowledge
  • You are working in a NGO or international organization, and  would like to specialize in economic research and impact analysis
  • Programme Structure

    Courses include:
    • Microeconomics
    • Econometrics
    • Research Methods and Ethics
    • Financial Management

    Detailed Programme Facts

    • Programme intensity Full-time
      • Full-time duration 24 months
    • Credits
      125 ECTS
    • Languages
      • English
    • Delivery mode
      On Campus

    English Language Requirements

    You need the following TOEFL iBT ® score:

    • Minimum required score:


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    General Requirements

    • Application Form
    • An up-to-date resume
    • 2 letters of recommendation
    • Statement of purpose
    •  A scanned copy of the transcript from the most recent undergraduate institution,
    •  A scanned copy of the ALES Exam Score Report.
    • International applicants may submit GRE/GMET scores instead of ALES.

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      4500 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 9000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

    Living costs for Ankara

    • 1600 - 2350 TRY/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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