Master

Economics and Strategy in Emerging Markets

Are you fascinated by how emerging markets, such as those of the BRIC countries, work? Do you want the extra challenge of conducting business across borders and in a multi-cultural environment? Do you look forward to operating in rapidly changing economies? If so, the master’s programme in Economics and Strategy in Emerging Markets could be right for you. In addition to acquiring knowledge of the specific opportunities and challenges related to emerging economies, you’ll develop the professional skills needed for an international career in economics, business or policymaking, with a strong emphasis on emerging markets.

The master’s programme in Economics and Strategy in Emerging Markets is a new programme starting in September 2018. It will be offered in cooperation between the UM School of Business and Economics and the United Nations University-Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (UNU-MERIT)  .

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Master online information events

Unfortunately, due to the coronavirus, you are not able to visit us on the campus in Maastricht at the moment, but you can still get answers to your questions and get an idea of what it is like to study at the School of Business and Economics in a variety of online experiences. 

Visit our Online Events page to learn more about this study programme

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Study at SBE during COVID-19

We understand that, in these uncertain times, it is difficult to assess what the new academic year will look like. To help you better understand what you can expect next academic year, please visit the following page to learn more about the educational format in academic year 2020/21, introduction days and student life at the School of Business and Economics.

For specific questions, we have FAQ's for students.

Pre-master for Economics and Strategy in Emerging Markets

Interested in studying this master's programme, but do not yet meet the requirements? Consider pursuing our pre-master!

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Kickstart your career at our Master's Open Day

Experience Maastricht University: find out more about one of the most international universities in Europe, immerse yourself in your programme of choice, and explore our beautiful city.

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Meet our Graduate

"Gain an in-depth, practical, and multi-disciplinary understanding of the unique and exciting challenges associated with emerging markets."

Name: Daniel Waters
Company: China-Australia Chamber of Commerce (AustCham China)
Position: Operations Associate
Check out my profile on LinkedIn!