Master in Economics in Estonia

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A masters refers to the completion of a graduate study program that prepares students to further their knowledge of a specific subject or advance their careers. The majority of masters are granted by state or public universities.

Aside from the distinguishing between microeconomics and macroeconomics, students who are studying economics must also learn the difference between positive economics and normative economics. The former deals with that which is, while the later deals with that which ought to be. Other distinguishing characteristics include economic theory and applied economics.

Estonia is a democratic parliamentary republic divided into fifteen counties, with its capital and largest city being Tallinn. Estonia has 12 public and 8 private universities. The oldest university in the country is the University of Tartu, established in 1632.

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Master in Economy and Business Administration

Campus Full time Part time 2 years August 2017 Estonia Tallinn + 1 more

Master study will provide deeper knowledge in economy and business administration, forming specialists of strategic thinking. [+]

Best Masters in Economics in Estonia 2016/2017. Master in Economy and Business Administration The programme will provide deeper knowledge in economy and business administration, forming specialists of strategic thinking. Persons having passed the curriculum will be capable to take motivated decisions in their professional activity. Our curricula provide broad-based foundation to understand the economical and business processes, enabling operating both as entrepreneur and employee, specialist in professional sphere or manager. Especial attention in those curricula has been accorded to those groups of subjects, which ensure knowledge about classical components of business administration: management of organisations, management of marketing and accounting and financial management. A specialist of such training is needed by every organisation, independent of area of activities and independent of whether we are dealing with a private company, state or municipal agency. Application can be found in the area of general management, financial management and marketing. The scope of activities of the persons having passed the curriculum as an entrepreneur or specialist can be expanded by directions of curricula we provide: management of culture and management of tourism in professional higher education programme and ecological entrepreneurship and the EU entrepreneurship in Master study programme. Development of such directions characteristic to modernity in our training is possible, by use of synergistic effect of cooperation of departments of our higher school. Members of our faculty have, besides high academic qualification, also the practical management and entrepreneurial experience in Estonian economy. It makes our curricula attractive, inculcating knowledge and skills demanded in real work. Development of student’s creative potential and providing practical creative activity in many subjects is also guaranteed by our curricula. Languages of instruction: English, Estonian, Russian View programme MASTER STUDIES Terms of admission completed higher academic or applied education an interview with the Admission Board. In the language of instruction, the language level B2 is needed, if the previous education has not been acquired in the language of instruction. Tuition fee: €3120 per year with full study load (30 ECTS per semester). Graduates from MA Studies are conferred the academic degree of Master of Arts in Social Sciences, MA. Dean of the Faculty of BusinessManagement is Prof. Maret Branten, PhD. Head of the Faculty Council is Arno Köörna, Academician of the Estonian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Economics. [-]

Master in Quantitative Economics

University of Tartu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tartu

MA in Quantitative Economics gives students strong preparation in contemporary economic theory and econometric analysis methods. [+]

Quantitative Economics is a 2-year Master’s programme that gives students strong preparation in contemporary economic theory and econometric analysis methods enabling them to analyse and forecast economic processes. The programme has a special focus on micro- and macroeconomic theory and it gives training in solving real life economic problems via the application of state-of-the-art economic analysis techniques. The graduates will be able to continue their education in international level economics PhD programmes or follow a career as analysts in banks, public sector organizations, consultation firms and international companies.

After completing the curriculum, the student: knows the main concepts in economics and has acquired the skills of making critical assessments over the applicability of these concepts; has acquired the ability to apply both micro- and macroeconomic models for analysing the problems which arise in economic practice; knows how to verbally, graphically, mathematically and empirically analyse and forecast both the behaviour of economic agents and also the impact of governmental policies. Audience ... [-]