- Degree type
- Language of education
- 24 months
- Tuition fee EU/EEA
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- Tuition fee Non EU/EEA
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- Education type
- Start of program
- Application deadline
- Netherlands Government
- Type of institution
- Research University
The MSc Multidisciplinary Economics puts you at the forefront of the latest economic theory as you refine your expert research skills.
Today economics is a complex discipline that touches upon many other fields of study. And the MSc in Multidisciplinary Economics gives you valuable Economics expertise at the same time you gain interdisciplinary research skills that enable you to solve wide-ranging economic issues.
This two-year Research Master's offers the latest methods and models of economics, taught by acclaimed researchers from USE. Compulsory first-year courses are devoted to topics like econometrics and multidisciplinary micro- and macro-economics. In the 2nd year your electives, Multidisciplinary Research Project and thesis enable you to consolidate your research skills with insights from your secondary discipline (law, history, geography or social sciences). You also have an opportunity to take on an internship at a research institute or company.
'The multidisciplinary nature and structure of this MSc means you have freedom to follow your own interests; an excellent way to become a well-prepared researcher with a broad view of economics.' - Mark Kattenberg, alumnus.
About Utrecht University
Utrecht University is a top international university that holds a top 100 position in the international university rankings. It offers a broad range of high-quality Dutch- and English-taught programs and courses. The English curriculum consists of Bachelor's and Master’s degree programs, certificate courses, and Summer School courses. In addition, some of the world’s most talented students come to Utrecht University to do their PhD research.
Research has always played a fundamental role in Utrecht University’s degree programs. Course content is closely linked to top-class research. Students are taught in small groups by top researchers and lecturers, mostly experts in their field. Utrecht University is at the forefront of developments in interdisciplinary knowledge. Our research continues to have impact in fields ranging from biochemistry and biophysics to human rights and culture.
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Grade averageZie: http://www.uu.nl/EN/informationfor/internationalstudents/multiecon/AdmissionApplication/Pages/default.aspx
Written requestLetter of motivation
Entry testZie: http://www.uu.nl/EN/informationfor/internationalstudents/multiecon/AdmissionApplication/Pages/default.aspx
Personal motivationA Bachelor´s Degree cum laude (or comparable) in a relevant field
with an average grade of at least 3.4 (or the Dutch equivalent
7.75 on a ten point scale).
A minimum score of 80% in the quantitative part of the GRE
General test (Princeton Graduate Re
Language requirementsCAE: B1, CPE: C1, IELTS overall band: 6.5, IELTS writing: 7, TOEFL paper based: 600, TOEFL computer based: 250, TOEFL internet based: 100
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