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  • Learn to analyze current economic issues and social problems in health, development, climate, finance and industry.
  • Learn the practical tools used by companies, consultancies, authorities and NGOs world wide.
  • Learn from our highly dedicated and prominent professors at a department ranked #3 in Sweden and #87 in the world.
  • Learn from international students and go on exchange to one of our 140 partner programmes around the world.

The Master of Science in Economics is a practice-oriented degree programme that combines analytical tools with policy applications. The programme is designed to meet the increasing demand for professionals with top quality skills in the private sector as well as in international organizations and the public sector, in Sweden and all over the world. A recent study showed that the employment rate among students with an advanced undergraduate degree in Economics from Gothenburg was close to a 100 percent. The largest share works in the private sector, and many of them work abroad. Most of the graduates have advanced positions where they make use of the skills they achieved during their studies.

Read the programme guide here

MSc Programme Coordinator: Professor Johan Stennek

Deputy MSc Programme Coordinator: Associate Senior Lecturer Sven Tengstam

Administrative Coordinator: Lina Jonsson



Master of Science

Length of education:
2 years, 120 higher education credits (hec)

Language of instruction:

Entrance requirements:
Link to requirements

Tuition fee:
Link to tuition fee

Programme period: 
28 August 2017 - 9 June 2019

Application periods:
Non EU/EEA Citizen:
1 November 2016 - 16 January 2017

EU/EEA Citizen:
15 March - 18 April 2017
www.antagning.se / www.universityadmissions.se



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