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Econometric and Quantitative Economics

University at Buffalo

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
23100 USD/year
23100 USD/year
11310 USD/year
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The STEM-eligible MS in Econometric and Quantitative Economics (MS EQE) program, offered by the University at Buffalo, focuses on providing advanced knowledge and proper utilization of mathematical and quantitative skills required of economists in practical applications. Students may choose the general, financial or international track, depending on their unique career goals. 

Overview

This degree program has been approved by the State of New York Education Department, and is listed by the US Immigration Customs Enforcement. 

The master degree offered by the University at Buffalo in Econometric and Quantitative Economics is focusing on mathematical and statistical theories that prepare our students to perform a wide gamut of business research, including cost-benefit analysis, researching market trends and forecasting future changes in economic activity in various sectors of the economy. 

Additionally, students work with large data sets related to financial, international, and experimental issues, and branch out into areas such as health and hi-tech research requiring strong mathematical, statistical and econometric tools.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Macroeconomic Theory
  • Math for Economists
  • Economics of Fluctuation & Forecasting
  • Economics and Game Theory
  • Industrial Organization

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications to the master's program are accepted on a rolling basis.

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It 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.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

To be eligible for graduate study at UB, we expect:

  • A bachelor's degree (or higher) or the equivalent from an accredited/government recognized college or university. 
  • A “B” (GPA of 3.0) or higher from your bachelor's degree (or equivalent) courses. 
  • Appropriate standardized test scores.Not all programs require test scores. 
  • Letters of recommendation
  • An internship or relevant work experience 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11550 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11550 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    11310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5655 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

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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