• Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration

Overview

The Economics and Economic Analysis programme at the University of Groningen is for students who want to broaden their view on important economic topics by bringing in a comparative perspective.

You will obtain two degrees: MSc in Economics (Groningen) and the Master Economic Analysis (Santiago de Chile). The programme will provide you a broader view of economic theory and practice. 

In addition, you will get the opportunity to experience student life in two different cultures with sufficient time spent in each environment to obtain a thorough understanding of both cultures. Universidad de Chile is one of the best universities in the Latin American region.

The programme trains you to analyze policies and economic decisions, both in public and private areas. 

Job prospects

The programme provides you with excellent skills enabling to analyze policies and economic decisions, both in public and private areas.

As a graduate of this programme you will be able to work in positions in which you contribute to economic decision-making processes. This can be in (inter)national government bodies, public organizations and private corporations like financial institutions, multinationals, and consultancy firms. 

In addition, economists can work as researchers in academia, business or governmental agencies. You can also use your expertise to write for journals and newspapers.

Accreditation

EQUIS and AACSB accredited

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Economics of Education
  • Economics of Health
  • Sustainable Economic Development
  • Public Finance
  • Infrastructure Concession Economics

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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  • Minimum required score:

    580

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General Requirements

  • To be eligible for this Double Degree, you need to start with the University of Groningen MSc in Economics. For the entry requirements of the MSc Economics

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14650 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14650 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2083 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2083 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
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Living costs for Groningen

  • 750 - 1000 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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