Applied Econometrics, Master | University of Queensland | Brisbane, Australia
18 months
44144 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Master of Applied Econometrics offered at the University of Queensland will help you build high-level expertise in statistical methods, learn to apply theory and develop strong research and technical skills which are directly transferable to the employment market. 


A  Master of Applied Econometrics offered at the University of Queensland  provides a competitive edge in the job market, and UQ is one of only two universities in Australia to offer it.

You'll develop advanced knowledge in core quantitative skills and econometric methods used in diverse areas of economics and finance. These include macroeconomics, quantitative finance, environmental and natural resource management, health, public sector management, business and economic modelling.

You'll also explore answers to big questions, such as what are the keys to unlocking hidden patterns in big data? What are the reasons for quantitative easing of monetary policy around the world? 

Could econometrics modelling reduce the rich-poor divide? You'll examine these and other thought-provoking issues in the process of improving your quantitative and analytical abilities, critical thinking and logic, so you have what it takes to succeed in a variety of  future job roles.


  • Quantitative, risk and financial analyst
  • Forensic accountant
  • Computational intelligence and control scientist
  • Data scientist
  • Economic policy analyst
  • Quantitative behavioural strategist

Programme Structure

Courses included: 

  • The Macroeconomy 
  • Consumer and Firm Behaviour 
  • Mathematical Techniques for Economics 
  • Statistics for Business & Economics 
  • Elements of Econometrics 
  • Advanced Microeconometrics 
  • Advanced Macroeconometrics 
  • Applied Econometrics for Macroeconomics and Finance 
  • Causal Inference for Microeconometrics 
  • Research Methods in Economics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 089169F 
  • a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in any discipline, or
  • a Graduate Certificate in Economic Studies from UQ, or
  • a Graduate Diploma in Economics from UQ.
  •  You must have a grade point average (GPA) of 4.5 on a 7-point scale in your previous qualification.
  • English language requirements

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    44144 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 44144 AUD per year during 18 months.

TBA tuition for national students

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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

Applied Econometrics
University of Queensland
Applied Econometrics
University of Queensland


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!