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A Master of Arts in International Economics prepares you for a career in international business and relationships. As technology provides more opportunities in emerging overseas markets, it is imperative to understand the global economy and cultural influences that determine business success. 

What is an MA in International Economics? This degree is a more specialized look into the worldwide economical market. Along with in-depth micro- and macro-economic classes, you will study trade and finance between countries, as well as the political climate and how it affects the economy and free flow of trade. Many programs will include a specialized capstone project that is indicative of your own interest and research into an aspect of the global economy.  

An international economics master’s program relates how culture and politics will determine the exchange of capital goods and services between nations. If you want a place in international business, this degree can open the door.

The costs for an MA in International Economics will be determined by the university that you attend. Fees and tuition vary from school to school. With this degree, you may have prerequisites that you will need to meet before taking the advanced classes in the program, which could add to the costs.

With a Master of International Economics, you can expect to work in either the private or public sector. Many government positions in foreign relations could be open to you. Businesses that want to trade goods overseas will need people with international backgrounds to facilitate relations between companies. You will also have the credentials to teach in academia.

 

Understanding the international market gives you an edge in the business and financial community. You can become a leader who develops and implements valuable marketing programs that take into account the cultural attitudes and economics of new markets. Take the first step toward a better career in finance. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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13 Results in International Economics

Kingston University London

This MA focuses on the problems of economic development in the changing context of the international economic relations. It will also provide a thorough grounding in macr ... [+]

Choose Development and International Economics MA

This MA focuses on the problems of economic development in the changing context of the international economic relations. It will also provide a thorough grounding in macroeconomic and microeconomic analysis, in applied econometrics, in a range of approaches for dealing with economic policy issues, and in the long-term historical and conceptual context of contemporary debates in economics.

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Key features

This MA is good preparation for work with a range of public and private institutions, including national and international government agencies and non-governmental organisations (NGOs), and commercial organisations in sectors ranging from the City of London to trading and manufacturing businesses of all sizes. Lectures are supplemented by seminars, giving an opportunity for regular feedback and discussion. Guest speakers, conferences and workshops provide an extra dimension to your studies. What will you study? ... [-]
United Kingdom Kingston upon Thames
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
WSG: The University of Economy in Bydgoszcz

Studies on the specialization graduates may also take an area of studies "Tourism" wanting to get a qualification in the field of international business. ... [+]

M.A. Economics (Specialization in International Business) Target groups

The offer is addressed to graduate first degree studies in the areas of education, "Economics" and "Management", "Finance and Accounting", "International Economic Relations" interested in gaining or deepening of knowledge and skills in the field of international business. Studies on the specialization graduates may also take an area of studies "Tourism" wanting to get a qualification in the field of international business. In addition, expansion of expertise may be interested in people working in companies and institutions operating in international markets due to the need for constant verification of theoretical and practical knowledge in this field.... [-]

Poland Bydgoszcz
October 2019
Full-time
Campus
Schmalkalden University of Applied Sciences

We offer you a two-year research-based quality programme purely taught in English with a strong international focus and the opportunity to earn a second degree (MBA or MS ... [+]

"Metropolis Schmalkalden"* Welcome to the FIBAA Accredited Programmes offered by the Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Applied Sciences Schmalkalden.We are highly committed to being an educational institution of excellence in the fields of business and economics. Located in a small town almost in the geographical centre of Germany, we offer to study in an international group of students with the vast majority coming from different countries all around the world.

This constellation in conjunction with small class sizes, a modern campus building with state-of-the-art technology and a high level of interaction between students and faculty members provide a learning environment you may not find elsewhere.This programme reflects our idea to provide our most valued assets - our students - with a truly international approach in a unique programme and to prepare them for a successful professional career in business or for their subsequent research.... [-]

Full-time
2 years
Campus
Charles University, Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS)

International Economic and Political Studies (IEPS) is a post-graduate (M.A.) study modeled on the principles of the Oxford style PPE programs that are among the most fav ... [+]

International Economic and Political Studies (IEPS) is a post-graduate (M.A.) study modeled on the principles of the Oxford style PPE programs that are among the most favored educational concepts in social sciences. Their popularity has been earned due to the subsequent success of its graduates in the labor market throughout the world. The study is open to three specialization tracks: economics, politics and humanities IEPS, taught in English, aims at an interdisciplinary understanding of social phenomena by developing skills useful for analysis and management suitable a wide range of careers and activities.

It allows students to explore the foundations of domestic and international politics and economics in a manner that is underpinned by philosophical rigor and communication skills. The program includes courses aimed at fostering critical thinking of social developments in the world, gaining sensitivity to ethical challenges in decision-making and designing policies in an environment marked by cultural diversity, economic inequality, requirements of efficiency and conflicts of the objectives of agents and institutions. Students deal with the nature of economic objectives of agents, social organization, institutions of power, the emergence of conflicts and aims at cooperation.... [-]

Czech Republic Prague
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Moscow State Institute Of International Relations, MGIMO

The two-year long Master's in Political Science (M.P.Sc.) Programme at MGIMO University is designed to meet the needs of rising leaders in the public service professions, ... [+]

Programme Profile

The two-year long Master's in Political Science (M.P.Sc.) Programme at MGIMO University is designed to meet the needs of rising leaders in the public service professions, including domestic and international government agencies and non-profit organizations by providing up-to-date, firsthand information about Russia and Eurasia from a Russian view point.

The M.P.Sc. programme provides rigorous on-campus training in political science and policy analysis, preparing degree candidates to successful careers and supplying intellectual breadth, organizational skills, and self-confidence necessary to assume leadership positions in an increasingly complex public service environment. Approximately 20 students will be enrolled in the programme.... [-]

Russia Odintsovo
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University of Antwerp

The master of Chemistry at UAntwerp takes place very close to the second largest cluster of (petro)chemical industry in the world. Thanks to this proximity you will be ex ... [+]

The study programme focuses on research and development. The close proximity of the chemical industry and the Port of Antwerp create perfect circumstances to organize an internationally oriented master programme. Professors and guest speakers from industry share knowledge and experience from their own daily professional life in business and research. In this way, you gain direct insight into how chemistry is interwoven with different economic sectors in our society and what your role can be.

Besides the contact with professionals, you will have the opportunity to do an internship to strengthen the connection between your academic education and your future professional life.

Through a wide range of optional courses, you can focus your educational study programme in one of the sub-disciplines of Chemistry. Your Master's thesis enhances your analytical and processing skills through exposure to high-level research environments.... [-]

Belgium Antwerp
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
The New School

The MA in Global Political Economy and Finance is a 30-credit program that provides students with a sophisticated understanding of the world economy in historical context ... [+]

The New School is a progressive university in New York City where scholars, artists, and designers come together to challenge convention and create positive change. Founded in 1919, the university consists of Parsons School of Design, Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts, the College of Performing Arts, The New School for Social Research, and numerous renowned graduate programs. The New School’s rigorous, multidimensional approach to education gives students the academic freedom to shape their unique, individual paths of study for a complex and rapidly changing world.

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The MA in Global Political Economy and Finance is a 30-credit program that provides students with a sophisticated understanding of the world economy in historical context, the political economic analysis of the dynamics of contemporary world capitalist society, and state-of-the-art tools of political economic and financial analysis.... [-]

USA New York
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Bifröst University

Bifröst University is proud to present a Master program fully taught in English. MA International Political Economy is a new 90 ECTS program starting in August 2019. ... [+]

Bifröst University is proud to present a Master program fully taught in English. MA International Political Economy is a new 90 ECTS program starting in August 2019.

Admission Requirements Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification, pursuant to the National Qualification Framework for Higher Education and Degrees from 2011 A comprehensive motivation letter Toefl score: 72 / IELTS score: 6 / CEFR: B2 Application deadline

May 15, 2019

Tuition fee

15.000 €

IPE with emphasis on Gender Equality and the Nordic

The MA in International Political Economy (IPE) is an interdisciplinary course with a broad scope and has a solid foundation in Bifröst University’s position as a Nordic university in close proximity to the Arctic region. This study course prepares students for undertaking professional responsibilities in international forums, including international organizations, NGO´s, multinational corporations, media and other agencies and practices in which understanding of the global interdependence between processes of economic flows and political governance is valuable.... [-]

Iceland Borgarnes
August 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Online
Online & Campus Combined
The George Washington University - Elliott School Of International Affairs

The Elliott School’s Master of Arts in International Economic Policy is an interdisciplinary program that provides students with the appropriate foundations to study the ... [+]

As the global economy becomes increasingly interconnected, the international rules governing trade, finance, business, and development are becoming more important. The Elliott School’s Master of Arts in International Economic Policy is an interdisciplinary program that provides students with the appropriate foundations to study the issues at the heart of the global economic system. Students combine core coursework in economics, political science, and quantitative analysis with courses in the fields of international economic policy, finance, international business, or economic development, as well as foreign-language proficiency. With this solid background, students find careers in a wide variety of corporations, financial institutions, government agencies, consulting companies, and NGOs.... [-]

USA Washington
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Campus
University of Denver, Josef Korbel School of International Studies

The MA program in Global Finance, Trade and Economic Integration (GFTEI) provides students with a multidisciplinary, policy-focused examination of the global economy. Cou ... [+]

The MA program in Global Finance, Trade and Economic Integration (GFTEI) provides students with a multidisciplinary, policy-focused examination of the global economy. Courses focus on the complex changes underway in the global economy, including the emerging patterns of financial, trade and human capital flows and their effect on national economies, the effect of globalization on state capacity, policy autonomy and national economic conditions, the relationship between economic, political and social outcomes, corporate governance and competition and the interaction of interest groups, states and multilateral agreements and organizations.

The GFTEI degree is intended for students who want to pursue careers in international policy analysis for public sector agencies, such as the Department of Commerce and the International Trade Administration; analyst positions in multilateral institutions and organizations, such as the World Bank, the United Nations and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development; research and analyst positions within non-governmental organizations, such as Oxfam and Action Aid; and in the private sector as economic policy consultants, country risk or international project analysts, or international project managers.... [-]

USA Denver
September 2019
2 years
Campus
Institute for Cultural Diplomacy (ICD) - The Center for Cultural Diplomacy Studies

Operating under a joint partnership, the Furtwangen University (HFU) and the Academy for Cultural Diplomacy are the first institutions to offer a Master of Arts degree pr ... [+]

2 Years’ MA Programme in International Economics, Business & Cultural Diplomacy The Degree is offered by the Furtwangen University (HFU) in partnership with the Academy for Cultural Diplomacy

* if you have completed 4 years studies of the BA – or have professional experience of min. one year following your graduation of 3 years’ BA studies or additional studies after the graduation you could be eligible also to the short track of the program, of 3 semesters (instead of 4)- 2 study semesters and 1 semester dedicated for the thesis. The short track of the program also costs only 9,000 Euros (instead of 12,000 Euros).

Operating under a joint partnership, the Furtwangen University (HFU) and the Academy for Cultural Diplomacy are the first institutions to offer a Master of Arts degree programme that will educate students from around the world in several academic disciplines related to International Economics, Business & Cultural Diplomacy.... [-]

Germany Berlin
April 2019
Full-time
20 - 24 months
Campus
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 with double-degree opportunities. 1st best pro ... [+]

1st best programme in Eastern Europe according to Eduniversal.

This is a two-year, full-time, graduate programme in the field of Economics which concentrates on International Economics. This programme is offered by the Faculty of Economic Sciences at the University of Warsaw which, in opinion of Polish State Accreditation Committee, offers the best economics curricula in Poland. This programme leads to the degree of 'magister', which corresponds to Master of Arts in Economics.

You will fluently implement advanced macro and micro theory while modeling socio-economic processes You will understand how finance and economics work and you will be able to use this knowledge for advanc... [-]
Poland Warsaw
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Synergy University Dubai

The program provides you with the newest theory and skills in the study area. You will have an opportunity to understand globalization processes of the global economy, ob ... [+]

The program provides you with the newest theory and skills in the study area. You will have an opportunity to understand globalization processes of the global economy, obtain advanced techniques in finance and risk management as well as to learn economic functionality.

MA Global Economy is one of the most prestigious educational programs at Synergy University. Graduates will acquire modern economic knowledge, understanding of globalization processes in international economy, advanced techniques in banking and finance and risk management along with economic functionality and development in certain countries and regions, and practical skills in the area of foreign economic activities and international marketing.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
February 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus