International Economics, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
  • English (schedule IELTS)


A master's degree in international economics is an increasingly essential degree in the global economy.

Through the study of the diverse forces that are shaping the global economy and its institutions, the M.A. Program in International Economics at Warsaw University equips its graduates to function effectively in a rapidly changing world. The Program is the most rigorous in the country and the Department of Economics at Warsaw University ranks number one in Poland.

The Department is located in one of the most dynamic cities in the Schengen Area. Our students can participate in double-degree programs organized jointly with top European universities.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • International Labour Migration
  • Microeconometrics
  • Mathematical Methods in Economics
  • Advanced Macroeconomics (growth + business cycles)
  • Monetary Economics
  • Macroeconometrics
  • International Trade Theory

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Schedule IELTS
  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

Application requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree or a notarised / apostillized* copy of it. NB: Candidates who are expected to graduate after the application date are asked to provide a certificate issued by their home university stating their presumable application date / confirming their graduation and stating the presumable date of degree issuance.
  • Official transcript(s) of records for the relevant undergraduate cycle. Transcript should be accompanied by an official grade conversion table or explanation of the grading system.
  • A certificate of proficiency in English
  • For more information, please visit the programme website.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    2100 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2100 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    1550 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1550 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • tuition fee for the 1st year: 2100 EUR (with possibility to pay in two instalments) + 200 EUR one time administrative fee with the first instalment.

Living costs for Warsaw

  • 2247 - 3800 PLN/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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