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Applied Economics

Nanyang Technological University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
23522 USD/year
19847 USD/year
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About

The MSc in Applied Economics programme at Nanyang Technological University aims to provide rigorous post-graduate training in Applied Economics that would be useful in both the private and public sectors, and in all facets of economic research activities. Our curriculum is unique for its focus on producing quantitative-oriented researchers and analysts with strong theoretical insights.

Overview

Specifically, this Nanyang Technological University programme specializes in equipping students with the necessary skills to excel in economic policy analysis by utilizing techniques such as econometrics, financial Applied Economics, cost-benefit analysis, project evaluation, and financial modelling, etc. Such skills are very useful for economic analysis of social policy, investment and portfolio management. Employment opportunities for graduates with these skills include public service, investment banks, broking houses and consultancies.​

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Microeconomic Theory
  • Advanced Macroeconomic Theory
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Macroeconometric Modeling and Forecasting
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Economics of Financial Analysis
  • Seminar Course on the Singapore Economy
  • Money and Banking
  • Public Sector Economics
  • Cost Benefit Analysis and Project Evaluation
  • Asian Economic Development and Asian Economic Integration
  • International Economic Policy
  • Behavioural Economics for Policy Analysis
  • Industrial Organisation
  • Labour Economics and Industrial Relations
  • Economic Growth and Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

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.
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.

English requirements

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 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
85 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

Candidates should have a good honours degree in economics.

Candidates who do not have a degree in Economics will be considered provided they have a good honours degree in other disciplines and a strong quantitative background. However, such candidates will be required to read a preparatory course in Economics and mathematics at the start of the programme. The fee for each preparatory is Singapore $100. In the admission letter, the candidate will be informed whether the preparatory course is required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23522 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23522 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    19847 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19847 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

27000 S$ National

32000 S$ International

Funding

All scholarships are for full-time studies. NTU has the following scholarships available for International Applicants under Master’s Degree by Coursework Programmes:

  • APEC Scholarship
  • ASEAN Graduate Scholarship
  • Nanyang Fellows Scholarship
  • NTU-MBA Scholarship

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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