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Applied Economics and Social Development

National Chengchi University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
1758 USD/year
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About

The Applied Economics and Social Development program of the National Chengchi University located in Taipei, is the first English-taught program in studies of applied economics in Taiwan. IMES provides rigorous economic foundations and solid statistical methods so that students can learn to analyze public policy and social development using the economic approach.

Overview

Students enrolled in the Applied Economics and Social Development program of the National Chengchi University can choose between three tracks, including 

  • Social Security and Welfare
  • Economic Analysis and Policy Evaluation 
  • Environment and Resources

Students are also encouraged to exploit exchange opportunities provided by the program. Over half of the students enrolled are currently on their exchange semesters to top universities in China, Korea, Germany, Thailand, and other countries. The program places a special emphasis on the combination of theory and practice.

As part of NCCU’s College of Social Sciences, IMES utilizes the talent of accomplished English-speaking faculty to enhance the program’s educational goals. IMES alumni are successful in their careers. Some of our students continued to pursue doctoral degrees in prestigious universities around the world, whereas others hold important positions in the private sector. As a top university in Asia, NCCU also offers enrichment groups and activities to enhance student’s understanding of Taiwan’s history and culture. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Microeconomics 
  • Applied Macroeconomics
  • Quantitative Methods for Economics
  • Health Economics 
  • Social Enterprise and Philanthropic Economics
  • Public Revenue and Tax Policy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National students deadline: December 17

Language

English

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal information form (in the application package)
  • Required essays (questions in the application package)
  • Copy of diploma/degree certificate(s) 
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Photocopy of valid TOEFL/ IELTS/ TOEIC scores or other proof of English proficiency (for non-native English speakers

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1758 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 879 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1758 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 879 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • 25,820 TWD per semester

Funding

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