Applied Econometrics, Master | University of Queensland | Brisbane, Australia
18 months
43072 AUD/year
36160 AUD/year
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The Master of Applied Econometrics offered at the University of Queensland will teach you jow to apply theory, develop strong research and technical skills, and build high-level expertise in statistical methods which are directly transferable to the employment market. 


A Master of Applied Econometrics from University of Queensland provides a competitive edge in the job market, and UQ is one of only two universities in Australia to offer it.

You'll develop advanced knowledge in core quantitative skills and econometric methods used in diverse areas of economics and finance. These include macroeconomics, quantitative finance, environmental and natural resource management, health, public sector management, business and economic modelling.

Career possibilities

Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:
  • Quantitative, risk and financial analyst
  • Forensic accountant
  • Computational intelligence and control scientist
  • Data scientist
  • Economic policy analyst
  • Quantitative behavioural strategist

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • The Macroeconomy 
  • Consumer and Firm Behaviour 
  • Elements of Econometrics  
  • Advanced Microeconometrics 
  • Advanced Macroeconometrics 
  • Applied Econometrics for Macroeconomics and Finance 
  • Causal Inference for Microeconometrics 
  • Research Methods in Economics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code 084721E 
  • A bachelor degree (or equivalent) in the same discipline with a GPA of 4.5, approved by the Executive Dean; or
  • A Graduate Certificate in Economics from UQ with a GPA of 4.5.
  • English language requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43072 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43072 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    36160 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36160 AUD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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