Why this programme?
The master’s programme in Economic and Financial Research trains you in the methodological framework needed to perform excellent research in economics and finance. You also get hands-on research experience and develop the practical skills required to present and to publish your academic work. Our courses draw on the work of our best researchers as well as that of our international partners, putting you at the forefront of the latest academic developments. In addition, you'll have the opportunity to further specialise by choosing one of the following focus areas:
- Financial and Monetary Economics
- Economic Theory and Behaviour
- Technology, Innovation and Growth
- Development and Utilisation of Human Resources
Our cooperation with top universities worldwide will allow you to dive into specialised areas and to follow guest lectures by international experts. The content and scope of this programme adheres to the American standard, which will enable you to qualify for a PhD programme in the United States (or an American PhD offered elsewhere) or work in research positions internationally. Graduates will receive a Master of Science degree in Economic and Financial Research.