Master of Science in Urban, Regional and International Economics

Jönköping University

Program Description

Master of Science in Urban, Regional and International Economics

Jönköping University

This programme provides a deepening education in the field of regional and international economics.

The programme, Urban, Regional and International Economics aims to build students’ core competencies to work with urban, regional and international issues. This focus is highly relevant to both developed and developing countries. Students gain the skills to analyse economic data and draw inferences. The theoretical knowledge combined with these practical tools give students a competitive advantage in their future career paths.

Study abroad

You can choose to spend you third semester studying abroad at one of JIBS’s partner universities, further adding to the international dimension of your education and knowledge.


Career prospects

The education prepares students for positions demanding specialised analytical skills in economics, especially those related to international economics. Such positions may be found in both the public and private sectors, for example, in dealing with the impact of globalization and structural change. This comprises elements such as mobility, knowledge supply, innovation and job creation. The students will thus be well prepared for positions requiring practical and scientific knowledge and the use of this knowledge in new models and methods.


The applicant must hold the minimum of a Bachelor’s degree (i.e the equivalent of 180 credits at an accredited university) with at least 60 credits in economics, or equivalent. Furthermore, a minimum of 15 credits in statistics/econometrics is required.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated March 29, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
2 years
Full time
234,000 SEK
Start date Sept. 2016
Sweden Jönköping
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End date Request Info
Duration 2 years
Price 234,000 SEK
total fee