Master in Economics

Shandong University

Program Description

Master in Economics

Shandong University

The Master in Economics program is offered by School of Economics, Shandong University (SDU-SE). 

School of Economics at Shandong University (SDU-SE) is currently one of the largest economics schools in China, after expanding from the original department of economics in 1987. It encompasses five departments (i.e. Economics, Finance, Public Finance, International Economics and Trade, Risk Management and Insurance), and it is home to several research centers such as Institute of Consumption and Development. SDU-SE offers a variety of integrated educational and professional programs, including 7 doctoral programs, 12 master programs and 6 undergraduate programs. SDU-SE has been designated as a talent-training base for Financial Mathematics and Financial Engineering in a joint effort with School of Mathematics at the same university. Furthermore, the School’s strength in Industrial Economics has been recognized as a key discipline nationally, while its Political Economy and Public Finance are ranked as key disciplines at the provincial level.  

Since its founding, SDU-SE has consistently pursued academic excellence and highest teaching standards. As a result, its graduates have been routinely placed at key positions in diverse organizations and occupations. Central to our success is an outstanding faculty that is fully committed to active researches and passionate teaching. There are as many as 27 full professors and 32 associate professors among its 89 faculty members, and 17 of which have extensive oversea research experiences for one year or more. The faculty also includes a fellow of the prestigious Chinese Academy of Science, a well-recognized Taishan Scholar, a National Excellent Teacher, and a Provincial Outstanding Talent. 

SDU-SE is committed to being a top economics institution in China with growing worldwide influence. Led by a renowned financial mathematician Prof. Shige Peng, the dean of the School and a fellow of the Chinese Academy of Science, the School and all its faculty members are dedicated to achieving this goal through cutting-edge researches, high-quality teaching, and active cooperation with research institutions around the world. 

Syllabus for Master of Economics

Semester 1

  • Chinese
  • Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Intermediate International Economics
  • Intermediate Industrial Economics

Semester 2

  • Chinese
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • Econometrics
  • Policy & Commercial Diplomacy

Semester 3

  • Public Economics
  • China's Economic Reform and Development 
  • Lectures

Semester 4 

  • Dissertation 
This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
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Sept. 2017
4 semesters
Full time
Start date Sept. 2017
China Jinan
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