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The Master of Science, or MSc, is an academic degree awarded to those who effectively complete about two years of intensive study on a given topic. Many MSc courses offer a combination of classroom and research-based curriculum.

Professionals who have studied economics and administration comprehend both the larger economic picture and smaller, individualized trends. It is an interdisciplinary field in which specialists are trained to consider and analyze many components in both the public and private section and make recommendations based on current and potential conditions.

 

Hong Kong, found on the south coast of China, the country is one of the two Special Administrative Regions in the Republic of China. Hong Kong's higher education is placed in the England’s structure as well as international systems. It is managed by the country's Education Bureau.

Top MScs in Economic Studies in Hong Kong 2019

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University of Leicester, School of Business

An exciting new partnership has been established between the University of Leicester and Lingnan University, Hong Kong. This will allow students from each university to s ... [+]

What is it?

A special opportunity to obtain two MSc degrees from separate leading institutions on two continents.

An exciting new partnership has been established between the University of Leicester and Lingnan University, Hong Kong. This will allow students from each university to study an additional Masters degree over a shorter period by studying fewer modules.

Students must be studying on the following programmes to be eligible:

MSc Banking and Finance MSc Financial Economics MSc Business Analysis and Finance How does it work?

Students complete a full 12-month MSc degree at either Leicester or Lingnan University before applying at the reciprocating university for a reduced study period.... [-]

Hong Kong
August 2019
Full-time
18 - 21 months
Campus
Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

This programme familiarizes you with contemporary and up-to-date accounting knowledge and issues. It aims to build up your accounting knowledge base, enabling you to deve ... [+]

Master of Science in Accountancy (Mixed-mode)

This programme familiarizes you with contemporary and up-to-date accounting knowledge and issues. It aims to build up your accounting knowledge base, enabling you to develop sound analytical skills and judgment and make efficient and effective business decisions.

Special Features

This is a flexible specialist programme providing a progressive and deepening understanding of major accounting issues for accounting practitioners and executives. The focus is on real world-related and contemporary academic studies and practical applications. Two of the key elements are PRC accounting and the contemporary application of information systems in accounting.... [-]

Hong Kong Hung Hom
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 5 years
Campus
Lingnan University

The Belt and Road initiative and planned economic developments in the Greater Bay Area are in the spotlight in Hong Kong and have attracted the interest of investors arou ... [+]

A first master’s programme taught in Chinese focuses on the Belt and Road and Greater Bay Area economic initiatives

The Belt and Road initiative and planned economic developments in the Greater Bay Area are in the spotlight in Hong Kong and have attracted the interest of investors around the world. Businesses and governments can see the potential, with many already indicating they are keen to take part in upcoming projects.

However, there are also new opportunities for universities and other educational institutes, which are proactively stepping up related research efforts and introducing programmes to offer training and insights for professionals and academics looking to specialize in this area.... [-]

Hong Kong Tuen Mun
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Lingnan University

We are excited to introduce you to this distinctive Master of Science in International Banking and Finance (MIBF) Program, hosted by the Economics Department of Lingnan U ... [+]

Lingnan’s Master of Science in International Banking and Finance gives students an in-depth knowledge of the financial industry and a global perspective.

In today’s dynamic economic environment, cross-border business and investment plays an increasingly important part.

“For this reason, international banking and finance services will continue to grow significantly,” says Dr Kent Lai Wan-lung, managing director of the Master of Science in International Banking and Finance (MIBF) offered at Lingnan University. This, though, also means that Hong Kong should remain a key centre for global finance in the coming decades thanks to its reputation for efficiency, its strong infrastructure and geographical position.... [-]

Hong Kong Tuen Mun
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Lingnan University

The Master of Science (MSc) in Finance is offered and managed by the Department of Finance and Insurance (F & I) at Lingnan University. The MSc Degree will give a bro ... [+]

Best MSc Degrees in Economic Studies in Hong Kong 2019. Lingnan’s MSc in Finance is the right path to prepare for a career in the financial sector A Perfect Start

The Master of Science in Finance (MSc in Finance) postgraduate programme is open to anyone interested in finance. It’s a good start for those seeking career opportunities and advancement in Hong Kong’s most prominent industry.

The Pillars of Hong Kong’s Success

“Banking and finance are the major pillars of the Hong Kong economy, so the demand for professionals with a finance background, and a knowledge of the industry has always been steady. Employment opportunities are continuing to grow,” says Professor Stan Ho, an instructor with years of industrial experience. “With China’s economic growth, and its initiatives like Belt and Road, Hong Kong has been able to leverage its integration with China. Stock Connect and Bond Connect, for instance, have contributed to the internationalisation of Chinese companies and the yuan,” says Ho. “The banking and finance industry is expected to continue to grow in terms of the sector’s contribution to Hong Kong’s GDP over the next several years. So employment in the sector will likely increase,” says Ho.... [-]

Hong Kong Tuen Mun
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Full-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) School of Business

Through lectures, workshops, round-table discussions, case studies and expert sharing from industry practitioners, this inter-disciplinary programme taught by both Financ ... [+]

Master of Science in Finance (FinTech and Financial Analytics)

With the rise of disruptive technologies and the new generation of Big Data and FinTech, concepts of money, payments, identity, and security need to be looked at through a new lens -- how can finance professionals respond early and effectively to ride the wave, and take advantage of the new opportunities before it’s too late?

Through lectures, workshops, round-table discussions, case studies and expert sharing from industry practitioners, this inter-disciplinary programme taught by both Finance and Management Information Systems faculty, will widen and deepen your understanding of the rapidly changing landscape and the impact of new technologies on traditional finance models. You will be empowered with knowledge in Finance, FinTech, Financial Analytics, Machine Learning, Financial Computing, Textual Analysis, Cybersecurity, Privacy, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Algorithmic Trading, Financial Fraud, and Regulatory Compliance. Get well-prepared for the fast-growing demand of today’s data-driven economy, and develop new insights and perspectives towards emerging technologies and harness them to take the Financial Industry to the next level.... [-]

Hong Kong Kowloon Tong
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) School of Business

This is the only programme in Hong Kong that integrates applied knowledge and skills in accounting and finance to train professionals who will be at home in both fields. ... [+]

Overview

This is the only programme in Hong Kong that integrates applied knowledge and skills in accounting and finance to train professionals who will be at home in both fields. The programme emphasizes real, practical international cases. Students acquire an in-depth understanding of and updated knowledge in both accounting and finance. This makes the programme suitable not only for accounting and finance professionals but also for managers and executives in other business areas.

Programme Theme

Enhance and Broaden Knowledge in Professional Accountancy and Finance

Programme Objectives To provide an opportunity for Business Managers, Professionals, and Senior Executives to develop their analytical, judgmental, and conceptual minds; To enhance students’ understanding of the state-of-the-art knowledge in accounting and finance; To equip students with the solid accounting and finance knowledge and practical skills needed for managing their organizations; To prepare students to advance further in their professional careers, or to continue their studies in the relevant fields, and To facilitate students to prepare for relevant professional qualification examinations. Learning goals LG1: Students will have the knowledge in contemporary accounting and have related problem-solving skills supported by accounting theories. LG2: Students will have the knowledge in contemporary finance and have related problem-solving skills supported by finance theories. LG3: Students will enhance their analytical and critical thinking skills by integrating acquired accounting and finance knowledge with rational decision making in the fields of accounting and finance. LG4: Students will explain the key issues and increase awareness of the ethical and professional responsibilities of the accounting... [-]
Hong Kong Kowloon Tong
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) School of Business

The Master of Science in Applied Economics (MScAEcon) is a one-year full-time programme that equips students with economics knowledge to analyze the changing world econom ... [+]

Overview

The Master of Science in Applied Economics (MScAEcon) is a one-year full-time programme that equips students with economics knowledge to analyze the changing world economy.

The programme integrates economic theory with applied economic analysis and will enable students to understand the economy of China and the world. The curriculum is designed to provide students with the flexibility of choosing electives for pursuing a career in applied economics or future research-oriented studies. Graduates will be equipped with analytical skills and techniques for analyzing business and real-world problems from the economic perspective. Our graduates are trained to be competent economic analysts in business corporations, public organizations and financial institutions. Outstanding students are offered scholarships and merit-based awards.... [-]

Hong Kong Kowloon Tong
September 2020
Full-time
1 year
Campus