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A master’s degree, or MSc, is an advanced degree that provides graduates with the potential to earn more and enjoy greater flexibility in their careers. This degree typically takes two years to complete, though some programs may take less time. The MSc program is available to students who have completed their bachelor’s degree and who demonstrate a certain level of proficiency in their field.

With this understanding of the advanced degree, some students may ask, “What is an MSc in International Economics?” This degree covers many aspects of economic policy analyses with a particular focus on international issues. Programs may also focus on preparing students to continue their academic endeavors. Classes may focus on subjects like micro and macroeconomics, regional integration, international monetary systems, quantitative economics, economic globalization, and more. Some programs may require students to study multiple foreign languages.

The many benefits of obtaining an advanced degree in this field include access to professionals around the world, exposure to real-life situations, practical training, and research. Upon completion of this program, students are prepared to fill influential positions for public or private entities around the world.

The cost of completing an MSc in International Economics can vary a great deal from one school to another. This is particularly true when it comes to schools located across country borders. Prospective students should contact schools directly in order to get specific enrollment information.

After graduation with an MSc in International Economics, individuals often find work with international development agencies, government agencies, international businesses, and more. Some job titles for graduates include development researchers, analysts, policy makers, financial economists, and more. Many students opt to pursue further education. The need for specialists in the field of international economics is growing. Graduates should find positions that are challenging, influential, and satisfying.

 

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27 Results in International Economics

University of Szeged

The goal of the programme in International Economy & Business is to provide the sound theoretical base and practical skills necessary for professional success. ... [+]

About the programme

The goal of the programme in International Economy & Business is to provide the sound theoretical base and practical skills necessary for professional success. A strong emphasis is put on the international aspects of the field by teaching the subjects of International Economics, Finance, Accounting, Strategic Management, Human Resource Management, Negotiating Techniques and Intercultural Communication. During the course of the programme, there is a focus on developing skills to synthesize and organize information, to analyze and evaluate data and to persuasively present information and findings. Graduates are expected to find or even create jobs in the world of international economy and business.... [-]

Hungary Szeged
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KU Leuven: Faculty of Economics and Business

The Master of International Business Economics and Management is a tailor-made program for non-economic graduates. It offers insight into all major disciplines of busines ... [+]

The Master of International Business Economics and Management is a tailor-made program for non-economic graduates. It offers insight into all major disciplines of business economics and management at an academic level.

What is the 'Master of International Business Economics and Management' all about?

The Master in International Business Economics and Management (MIBEM) is a master program for holders of a degree in a non-business economic or management discipline. It prepares for a career in international business through the acquisition of business economic insights, knowledge and management skills.

The curriculum adopts a practical and business-oriented perspective, but still provides a thorough treatment, based on science, of major international business economic and management issues.... [-]

Belgium Brussels
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1 year
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Erasmus School of Economics - Erasmus University Rotterdam

In this wide–ranging programme you explore and analyse the progressive integration of national goods, labour and capital markets and the decline in the national barriers ... [+]

MSc in Economics and Business - Specialization in International Economics

Are you ready to conquer the world of International Economics?

Do you see yourself in an international economic and business environment? Do you seek the challenge of a high-level practice-oriented education to realise your ambitions? The International Economics programme presents you with a wide range of topical global economic issues.

In this wide–ranging programme you explore and analyse the progressive integration of national goods, labour and capital markets and the decline in the national barriers that separated them in the past. You address the effects that increased interdependence of economies has on governments, firms, their managers and employees. In short, you are guided to the frontiers of International Economics research in both theory and practice.... [-]

Netherlands Rotterdam
September 2020
Full-time
1 year
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Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham

Globalisation of the world’s economy means that international economics plays a fundamental role in a wide variety of careers. The MSc in International Economics is a tau ... [+]

Globalisation of the world’s economy means that international economics plays a fundamental role in a wide variety of careers. The MSc in International Economics is a taught graduate programme that provides specialised and advanced training in international economics, achieved through the delivery of specialised courses in trade theory, trade policy and econometrics.

Reflecting our teaching and research strengths in this important area of economics, this MSc will give you a clear understanding of our world economy. Exposure to the various theoretical constructs and empirical analyses within this sub-discipline, as well as other core and optional modules, you will be equipped with the analytic and quantitative skills necessary to examine recent developments in the global economy – particularly those with implications for policy.... [-]

United Kingdom Birmingham
August 2020
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1 - 2 years
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University of San Francisco - College of Arts & Sciences

The rapid pace of globalization has increased the demand for professionals with training in international economics and economic development. Our one of a kind Master of ... [+]

Program Details

The Master of Science in International and Development Economics is a two-year program in which students take three to four classes each semester, including an overseas field research project over the summer. Students desiring to go part-time can complete the program by taking two classes per semester for three years, undertaking their summer field research between the second and third years of the program.

Program Learning Outcomes Understand the application of modern micro and macroeconomic theory to the key problems of economic development, trade and finance, including the analysis of market failures, poverty traps, the structure of incentives, the use of game theory to model institutional behavior, and open economy models of trade, migration, foreign direct investment, financial markets, and exchange rate determination. Design and carry out a fieldwork-based research project, including the formation of an original research question, planning of an effective methodology, development of field protocols/survey instruments, and data collection in a developing or transition country. Conduct original quantitative empirical analysis of an international or development economics problem. Specifically, students should be able to express an economic theory in terms of an observable model; determine the appropriate estimation method for the empirical model; utilize statistical software to conduct such estimation, and meaningfully interpret the results. Effectively communicate research finding both in writing and orally, including the compilation of a professional literature review, clear presentation of theoretical and empirical models, econometric analysis, and the relevance of the study's principal findings and implications for international and/or economic development... [-]
USA San Francisco
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2 - 3 years
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University of Passau

The M.Sc. International Economics and Business programme imparts in-depth expertise, skills and research methodology in micro- and macroeconomic theory as well as empiric ... [+]

The M.Sc. International Economics and Business programme imparts in-depth expertise, skills and research methodology in micro- and macroeconomic theory as well as empirical economics with a focus on 'Global Economy, International Trade and Finance' and 'Governance, Institutions and Development'.The methodological competences, while geared primarily to economic analysis, are enriched with business administration-specific elements. This degree programme comprises both German- and English-taught modules and can be completed entirely by attending only English-taught modules.

Features Focus on economics modules Strong involvement of empirical research (laboratory and field experiments as well as secondary data analysis) Includes selected modules on business administration and econometrics Interdisciplinary modules count towards the degree Excellent staff-student ratio due to small learning groups (about 20 to 30 students each year) Combines theory and practice Excellent reputation of the University's language courses Numerous global university partnerships Career prospects ... [-]
Germany Passau
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4 - 6 semesters
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University of Sussex Business School

Enhance the study of international business with a solid grounding in the economic theory that explains business behavior both at the level of the firm and within the glo ... [+]

Key information Duration: 1-year full time Start date: September 2019 Apply by: 1 August (International), 1 September (UK/EU)

Enhance the study of international business with a solid grounding in the economic theory that explains business behavior both at the level of the firm and within the global macroeconomy.

You’ll find out about microeconomic principles relating to the theories of firms and consumers, and macroeconomic principles underpinning national and international economies.

You'll also learn about managerial economics and how firms try to optimize their human resources. You'll gain the skills – and have the opportunity – to undertake independent research in an area of business economics, which will expand your employment opportunities.... [-]

United Kingdom Brighton
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1 year
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University of Lincoln

The (MSc) International Business Economics is designed for students that have a background in business and management studies. The aim is to provide an opportunity to exp ... [+]

The Course

The combination of international business and applied economics on this programme is designed to provide an overview of the international world of business and a solid foundation for a career in a variety of organizations operating internationally, or as an applied/business economist. This programme is designed for those without a strong Economics or Econometrics background and is both quantitative and research orientated in nature.

Highlights This programme focuses on Quantitative Methods and International Finance and International Business. The programme is run by academics with expertise in International Macroeconomics and Finance and International Business. You can also build your skills and knowledge further with extra-curricular activities by completing the Lincoln Award. ... [-]
United Kingdom Lincoln
August 2020
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1 - 2 years
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University of Surrey

Our MSc in International Economics, Finance and Development are based in one of the top economics schools in the UK. The course will provide you with an advanced understa ... [+]

Why choose this course

The global world of business is significantly influenced and affected by international developments in the economic and financial markets.

Our MSc in International Economics, Finance and Development are based in one of the top economics schools in the UK. The course will provide you with an advanced understanding of core economics principles, looking closely at international trade, finance and the market frictions affecting developing economies.

What you will study

In addition to providing a thorough understanding of microeconomics, macroeconomics and econometrics, our MSc International Economics, Finance and Development course focus on two specific areas.... [-]

United Kingdom Guildford
October 2020
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1 - 2 years
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University of Southern Denmark

This programme builds bridges between technology and people and between the web and communication ... [+]

The MSc in IT – Web Communication Design is a master programme offered in English.This MSc is a multi-disciplinary graduate programme that combines IT, communication, and organisation. We emphasise the interaction between humans and information technology, and combine research-based knowledge with interesting challenges.The overall focus of the programme is on the opportunities and challenges of working with the web, regarding knowledge management and communication. This means that you will learn to evaluate and apply theories, principles, and methods in the fields of communication, interaction, and IT in the context of planning and designing web-based communication.You will also work with the design and development of digital applications and information products which have particular relevance to web-based communication. Moreover, you will learn to design and test web applications. In this programme, you will gain skills in analysing and evaluating web content and carry out web-based communication jobs.You will learn to design digital communication and prepare it for the web. You will learn to analyse and design e-learning solutions in an organisational context, and to advise on how to organise information and communications in organisations and companies.AdmissionThe following bachelor degree programmes from the University of Southern Denmark and from other universities provide access to the Master’s degree in Web Communication:• A humanities BA• A social sciences BA• A relevant professional bachelor degree, e.g. web developer, software developer, business language and IT-based marketing communication, school teacher, nurse, educator, social workerApplicants who do not meet these conditions may be admitted if the Academic Study Board... [-]

Denmark Kolding
September 2020
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Corvinus University of Budapest, Faculty of Social Sciences and International Relations

The courses in the program range from the fields of international business and economics to international politics, reflecting upon the current issues of the world econom ... [+]

This program is designed to: educate the future managers of large and medium-sized enterprises train economists who can provide decisional support for governmental and non-governmental organizations and companies of all sizes, as well as analysts who will identify the changes and challenges of the global economy.

The courses in the program range from the fields of international business and economics to international politics, reflecting upon the current issues of the world economy, impact of globalization, sustainability and professional ethics.

Our curriculum is strong in both theoretical and practical aspects, student participation and critical thinking are encouraged. You will be involved in research projects where you present your own results, you will meet members of the Hungarian regional business community and local and foreign experts from both the private and public sectors. You will have the opportunity to be a member of various study groups (e.g. AIESEC, Consulting Club), do an optional internship in your preferred field, or spend one semester abroad studying at an Erasmus partner university. A Double Degree program is also available.... [-]

Hungary Budapest
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2 years
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Maastricht University, School of Business and Economics

Do you look forward to operating in rapidly changing economies? If so, the master’s program in Economics and Strategy in Emerging Markets could be right for you. ... [+]

Are you fascinated by how emerging markets, such as those of the BRIC countries, work? Do you want the extra challenge of conducting business across borders and in a multi-cultural environment? Do you look forward to operating in rapidly changing economies?

If so, the master’s program in Economics and Strategy in Emerging Markets could be right for you. In addition to acquiring knowledge of the specific opportunities and challenges related to emerging economies, you’ll develop the professional skills needed for an international career in economics, business or policymaking, with a strong emphasis on emerging markets.

The master’s program in Economics and Strategy in Emerging Markets is a new program that we aim to begin in September 2018. It will be offered in cooperation between the UM School of Business and Economics and the United Nations University-Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (UNU-MERIT). It’s currently awaiting accreditation from the NVAO.... [-]

Netherlands Maastricht
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University of Groningen

In the MSc in Economic Development and Globalization, you learn how globalization is changing our world. What is the role of internationally operating organizations, inst ... [+]

Do you want to understand the opportunities and challenges posed by globalization for the economic development of countries? Then this program is for you.

Increasing international trade and finance is opening up new opportunities for the growth of firms, regions, and countries. At the same time, it is posing new challenges as the benefits are not equally distributed and inequality is rising. In the one-year Master's degree in Economic Development and Globalization, you will learn the tools to grasp the complex relationships between globalization and the economic development of regions and countries.

You will use state-of-the-art economic theories to discover the impact of global trade and of financial globalization on economic growth and welfare. As you develop your skills, you will learn to recognize the forces that shape geographical patterns of economic activity. You will learn to advise firms and governments on how to reap the benefits of globalization and international value chains.... [-]

Netherlands Groningen
September 2020
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1 year
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Cardiff University

The programme provides a rigorous training in modern economic and financial methods as they are applied to monetary, banking, financial and international economic problem ... [+]

MSc in International Economics, Banking and Finance

The MSc in International Economics, Banking and Finance provides a rigorous training in modern economic and financial methods as they are applied to monetary, banking, financial and international economic problems in the real world.

Why study the MSc in International Economics, Banking and Finance?

The programme is designed for recent graduates with solid quantitative skills, who want to specialise in the money and banking field. It is also of interest to those who graduated less recently and who are currently working in a financial institution or other private or public sector body, such as a central bank or national treasury.

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United Kingdom Cardiff
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12 months
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University of Westminster

This innovative course has been designed to develop your ability to apply economic analysis to policy issues and business problems, which are often ambiguous and multi-fa ... [+]

MSc Degrees in International Economics. Course summary This innovative course has been designed to develop your ability to apply economic analysis to policy issues and business problems, which are often ambiguous and multi-faceted. Although there is a strong theoretical core, the course focus of the course is very much on the practical application of economic techniques to problems, and on developing the ability to communicate the insights that economic analysis can provide. The International Economic Policy and Analysis MSc programme was uniquely created (and has been maintained) in conjunction with the UK Government Economic Service (GES) since 2012. The course aims to provide you with in-depth knowledge and understanding of the latest developments in economics, with a focus on practical skills and development of the skills needed by a working economist. It is specifically aimed at those with a genuine interest in the application of economics to real-world situations. Course structure ... [-]
United Kingdom London
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