18 months
Duration
18906 USD/year
3910 USD/year
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About

The Arts - Economics at Massey University will help you build on your undergraduate interests and develop your analysis and research skills.

Overview

About Arts - Economics at Massey University

With a Master of Arts (Economics) at Massey, you’ll investigate how businesses decide what to produce and how many people to employ, explore how people decide what to consume, and learn about big-picture world economics.

This qualification will help you in your own decision-making, and in better understanding developments in the economy and society in general. It offers ways of thinking about the world that let you make the best of what you have, and improve on it.

Careers

The skills and knowledge of trained economists are highly valued by the public and private sector, large and small firms, large international agencies, schools and universities, economic policy-makers and social organisations.

You might work as any of the following:

  • agricultural economist
  • business analyst
  • economic consultant
  • energy research officer
  • environmental economist
  • health economist
  • international economist
  • micro-economics analyst.

The Treasury, the Reserve Bank and the World Bank all recruit economics graduates. But your degree can also be the gateway to employment in many other areas. That could include management, planning, politics, education, finance and banking, journalism or the media.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research and Analytics in Economics and Finance
  • Advanced Econometrics
  • The Theory and Practice of Economics
  • International Monetary Economics
  • Health Economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

Get your student insurance now

Starting from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Massey University and/or in New Zealand, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Birth certificate
  • Current passport
  • Residency visa
  • Citizenship certificate

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18906 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18906 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    3910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3910 USD per year during 18 months.

National: 6,982 NZD International: 33,760 NZD

Living costs for Palmerston North

1100 - 2100 NZD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

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