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Energy Economics

Rice University

12 months
58000 USD/year
58000 USD/year
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The Master of Energy Economics (MEECON) at Rice University is a 12-month, full-time professional master’s program designed to educate future leaders and strategic thinkers in the energy sector.


Students develop skills to provide insightful analysis of energy markets in order to inform future market orientation, capital asset decisions and firm strategic direction.

Key Features 

  • The Master of Energy Economics (MEECON) at Rice University develops and educates future leaders and strategic thinkers in the energy sector. 
  • Our program trains participants to provide insightful analysis and to inform such things as capital asset decisions, firm strategic direction and future market orientation by combining the disciplined study of market and economic principles with a deep understanding of the functioning and inter-connections of the energy industry. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Microeconomics of the Energy Sector
  • Energy Economics
  • Microeconomics of the Energy Sector
  • Applied Econometrics for Energy Markets
  • Taxation in the Energy Sector
  • Corporate Finance for the Energy Sector

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application fee: $85
  • Professional resume
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Approved TOEFL scores for applicants whose native language is not English and who did not receive a degree from a country in which English is the official language of communication (Rice University code 6609)
  • Applicants are recommended but not required to submit scores from either the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). (Rice University GRE code 6609; Rice University GMAT code 3WS-MT-34)

Tuition Fee

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    58000 USD/year
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    58000 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 58000 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Houston

1067 - 1950 USD /month
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