Top-5 reasons to study Business Economics at Amsterdam School of Economics
Choose from 3 specialisation tracks
Giving you the chance to make a mark on your CV.
Profit from great career prospects
Our graduates are in high demand for their independent minds and strong interpersonal and transversal skills.
Learn from business cases and real-life data
Putting theory into practice with guest lectures from field experts.
Online education complimenting offline
You will enjoy mastering knowledge at the highest level through our blended learning teaching method.
UvA's excellent reputation in the field of economics (top-70)
Putting your Master’s degree on a worldwide map with interested employers.
Understanding the functioning of corporations and other organisations
As a business economist you analyse a situation, weigh up the evidence and draw various conclusions for policy action. Studying Business Economics gives you an understanding of the functioning of corporations and other organisations: both internally and in the market context in which they operate. You can create a study programme that perfectly fits your interest. Beside general courses and track courses, you have the option to do an internship, or study abroad. You will finish this Master's programme with a thesis.
After graduating the Business Economics programme of the University of Amsterdam you are ready for a successful career as a researcher or an expert in organisations such as:
- multinational corporations;
- financial institutions;
- consultants and think tanks;
- governmental agencies;
- NGOs and non-profit organisations.
- Games and Strategy
- Applied Econometrics
- European Competition Law
- Empirical Market Analysis
- Applied Industrial Organisation
- Competition Policy
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesEconomics Business Administration International Business View 108 other Masters in Business Administration in Netherlands
- An academic Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Business Economics or Economics
- You must have proven knowledge of the following topics at an intermediate level: Microeconomics, Econometrics or quantitative research methods, Mathematics and statistics
- You have to verify your English proficiency
- GRE or GMAT scores
- Upload a motivation letter and show personal initiative
International15375 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15375 EUR per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA2168 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2168 EUR per year during 12 months.
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