MSc Econometrics

University of Amsterdam

Program Description

MSc Econometrics

University of Amsterdam

The Master in Econometrics (MSc) at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) deals with statistical modelling, estimation and testing of economic models using economic and financial time series data.

Unravel economic complexities in data, theories and markets

UvA Econometrics offers five tracks where you can explore different specialisations in Econometrics. The Econometrics track explores economic complexity, Big Data delves into correlating and interpreting the petabytes of data generated every day by social media and the internet, Financial Econometrics studies the techniques used to analyse financial markets, Mathematical Econometrics looks at the complex calculations governing markets and pricing structures, and finally there is the Free Track for students with an independent approach to their studies who want to choose their own path in econometrics.

  • Prepare for a career in one of the most-sought after professions in the world today;
  • become fluent in the application of advanced mathematical and statistical methods;
  • specialise in econometric theory, panel data and micro- and financial econometrics.

One Master’s programme, five tracks

The Master’s in Econometrics offers you the option to choose one of five top-level academic specialisation tracks:

  • Econometrics
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Mathematical Economics
  • Big Data Business Analytics
  • Free Track

Each track offers electives as well as fieldwork courses for you to choose from.

Degree

After successful completion of this programme, you will receive a legally accredited Master’s degree in Econometrics and the title Master of Science (MSc).

You can combine this programme with a MSc in Mathematics for a double degree.

Rankings and reputation

The Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) at the University of Amsterdam is an excellently ranked school with an international focus and highly rated researchers and lecturers.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated December 4, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2018
Duration
Duration
1 year
Full time
Price
Price
2,060 EUR
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Locations
Netherlands - Amsterdam
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Sept. 2018
Netherlands - Amsterdam
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Price
per year, EU/EEA students. Non-EU/EEA students €14,950 per year.