MA in Economics and International Business

General

Program Description

  • Degree to obtain: MA in Economics
  • Duration: 4 semesters (2 academic years)
  • Language of instruction: English
  • ECTS points: 120

Programme description

The aim of the programme is to educate open-minded specialists who are able to understand, analyse and solve different socio-economic problems in the vast area of economics and also work in the similar field in various institutions. The programme includes essential knowledge in economics and international business and at the same time allows students to expand individual interests through numerous elective courses.

The programme content is designed to fully meet with current market needs of specialists in economics and international business. Understanding the gravity of appropriate training, the studies supplement academic knowledge with additional practice via case studies and group work. Students have various opportunities to apply their knowledge and skills effectively to many areas of their interests and to make themselves familiar with theoretical as well as empirical part of studies. Thus, the programme attempts to educate most comprehensively on contemporary approach towards globalisation and integration, and other dimensions of complex processes of the global economy.

Graduates of the programme can find employment as policy-makers, economic analysts, researchers and other economic professionals. Generally as those, who are expected to understand development processes in the global economy on its various levels, like employees of multinational corporations, government representatives, public administration workers, highly qualified advisors, etc. They are well prepared to work in flexible, multicultural business environment.

Tuition

The charge of 2500 PLN/year applies for Polish and the EU/EFTA citizens. 2500 EUR/year for students from outside the EU/EFTA, exclusive of an additional 120 EUR charge that covers administrative fee (for students of Polish origin the tuition is reduced by 50%).

Deadline for application

July 2018

Requirements

Candidates holding higher education (Bachelor) diplomas or Master degrees may apply. A transcript of records showing the subjects/grades and a certificate of proficiency in English for foreigners (unless the first degree was taught in English) are required.

Last updated Apr 2018

About the School

The highly respected University of Lodz is one of the leading institutions of higher education in Poland. It was established in 1945 as a successor of educational institutions active in Lodz in earlie ... Read More

The highly respected University of Lodz is one of the leading institutions of higher education in Poland. It was established in 1945 as a successor of educational institutions active in Lodz in earlier times. The 13 faculties of the University provide programmes in 90 fields of study and 165 specializations. In addition, the University offers doctoral programmes, more than 70 postgraduate curricula including an MBA programme, and programmes financed by the ESF. Our students, together with those studying in Lodz within exchange programmes, come from about 90 different countries. In this truly international atmosphere everyone can experience the cultural diversity of both the city and the institution. Read less