MA in Economics (International Economics)

University of Warsaw, Faculty of Economic Sciences

Program Description

MA in Economics (International Economics)

University of Warsaw, Faculty of Economic Sciences

This is a two-year, full-time, second-cycle program in the field of Economics which concentrates on International Economics. This program is offered by the Faculty of Economic Sciences at the University of Warsaw which, in the opinion of Polish State Accreditation Committee, offers the best economics curricula in Poland.

  • You will learn in international environment: 50% of students in the program are foreigners
  • You will fluently implement advanced macro and micro theory while modeling socio-economic processes
  • You will fluently use two main languages in the modern world of finance: mathematics and English
  • You will acquire knowledge about the rules of negotiations and will know how to solve trade disputes
  • You will understand how finance and economics work and you will be able to use this knowledge for advance finance engineering in international corporations
  • You will use advanced econometric tools like STATA MAXIMA, Eviews with ease

Career perspectives: International Trade Negotiations, Foreign Investment, Technology Transfer, Global Financial Markets, International Corporations, Currency Market Analysis, Labour Market Analysis, Migrations Analysis.

Double-degree opportunities with University of Vienna (Austria), Economics School of Louvain (Belgium), University of Trier (Germany), Central European University in Budapest (Hungary), University of Lisbon (Portugal).

Prerequisites The minimum requirement for entry into the International Economics program is generally a completed Bachelor's degree. During the admission procedure, specific lectures taught on undergraduate (Bachelor) level are taken into consideration. To be eligible for International Economics program, applicants are required to have passed at least some of the following courses called or their equivalents:

  • Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, International Trade Theory,
  • Mathematical Analysis (Mathematical Calculus), Probability Calculus,
  • Mathematical Statistics, Econometrics.

These courses indicate the academic background that is assumed while students enter the program (there is also a statement of purpose and letters of recommendation required). Studying these subjects is highly desirable but is not the only requirement of admission.


Tuition fees charged in AY 2015/2016

Tuition fee for non-EU/EFTA candidates:

  • 2100 Euro a year
  • + 200 Euro of additional one-time payment

Tuition fee for PL/EU/EFTA candidates:

  • 6600 PLN a year

Maximum 30% of candidates may receive 70% tuition waivers for the first year of the program for high performance in the admission procedure. The tuition fee may be paid even in 10 installments.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated January 31, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
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Oct. 2018
2 years
Full time
6,600 PLN
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Poland - Warsaw, Masovian Voivodeship
Start date: Oct. 2018
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Oct. 2018
Poland - Warsaw, Masovian Voivodeship
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for EU; EUR 2100 for non-EU