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Arts - Economics, Postgraduate Diploma

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #287 (QS) Online
With Massey's Postgraduate Diploma in Arts - Economics from Massey University you'll build on your undergraduate interests and develop your analysis and research skills.

Overview

With a Postgraduate Diploma in Arts - Economics at Massey University you'll build on your undergraduate degree and further investigate topics in economics that have taken your interest.

On our economics programme 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 programme 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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods in Finance
  • Macroeconomics
  • The Theory and Practice of Economics
  • International Monetary Economics
  • Microeconomics
  • Health Economics
  • Advanced Econometrics 
  • Economic Growth, International and Development Economics
  • The Economics of Knowledge and Innovation

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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Academic Requirements

  • This programme does not recognise GRE® scores.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

  • Bachelor of Arts degree, with a major in Education
  • Bachelor’s degree, with a minor in Education, followed by a Graduate Certificate in Arts endorsed in Education
  • Bachelor’s degree, followed by a Graduate Diploma in Arts endorsed in Education

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29230 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    6481 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6481 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Funding

Scholarships:

Massey University Masterate Scholarship

Masterate Scholarships are offered for the purpose of encouraging postgraduate research at Massey University. Applicants must be enrolled or eligible to enrol full-time in a 120 credit research programme towards a Masters degree at Massey University.

Massey University Masterate Scholarship for Maori Students

Masterate Scholarships for Maori students are offered for the purpose of encouraging postgraduate research at Massey University. Applicants must be enrolled or eligible to enrol full-time in a 120 credit research programme towards a Masters degree.

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