If you are interested in national economy, the Master"s programme in Economics at University of Karlstad is ideal for you. Here is the chance to specialise further in exciting and current economic issues and get the chance to work with interesting tasks in the public and private sectors.
A Master"s degree in economics gives qualifications for positions that require great skills in economic analysis. Public agencies as well as private institutions, such as banks, are looking to employ people with such skills and abilities.
The Master"s programme in economics consists of 60 ECTS credits and leads to a Master of Science in Economics. The degree qualifies for doctoral studies and can include 15 ECTS credits Bachelor-level courses.Further Studies
The programme provides a good basis for further advanced studies and research. The Master degree also qualifies the student for further studies within PhD program in the major field of study.
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- Behavioural Economics
- Economic Policy Evaluation
- International Macroeconomics
- Applied Econometrics
- Economics - Master's Thesis (one year)
- 12 months
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DisciplinesEconomics View 30 other Masters in Economics in Sweden
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Bachelor?s Degree of at least 180 ECTS credits with a major in Economics including either the course
- NEGB01 Economics - continuation course 30 ECTS credits or the courses
- NEGB14 Macroeconomics 7.5 ECTS credits, NEGB22 Econometrics 7.5 ECTS credits and one of the courses NEGB13 Microeconomics 7.5 ECTS credits or NEGB25 Microeconomics and quantiative methods 15 ECTS credits.
- STGA01 Statistics I 15 ECTS credits or equivalent. Upper secondary level English 6 or B or equivalent.
International12222 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 12222 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
- If you are an exchange student, or if you have citizenship in a EU or EEA country, or Switzerland, you are NOT required to pay application or tuition fees.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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