Master Degree in Economics

University Of Zagreb Faculty of Economics and Business

Program Description

Master Degree in Economics

University Of Zagreb Faculty of Economics and Business

About

Within this study program, students are presented with the latest scientific, professional and practical achievements in the application of economic analysis from the micro- and macroeconomic point of view. High quality macroeconomic analytical skills are essential for the designing of effective economic policies in the globally integrated economic environment. Specialization in economic analysis enables students to acquire knowledge in the area of qualitative and quantitative analysis, and advanced knowledge of econometric and mathematical methods and models

Who can apply?

The study program is open to Croatian and international applicants (240 ECTS is a prerequisite for enrollment procedure).

What is the duration of the study?

The standard period of study is one academic year (2 semesters).

When do the classes begin?

Beginning of the classes: November 5th, 2018.

What is the application deadline?

Applications are open from October 1st to October 11th, 2018.

How to apply?

The application process consists of two parts:
  1. Online pre-registration - At the beginning of October there will be a link on the Faculty main website as well as here at the MDIE program website which you will use to pre-register for the program.
  2. Enclosure of all necessary documents - After pre-registration, you will need to bring the necessary documents to the Faculty registration office which include your birth certificate, certificate of citizenship, passport (or ID card for EU citizens), your undergraduate diploma, undergraduate course transcript with grades certified by the organization where you obtained it, and the proof that you paid the enrollment fee.
After the application procedure is finished, there will be an official ranking list of students who have made a successful application and earned a right to register to the study program. There will be a time and date for which you will need to show up to officially register for the study program.
IMPORTANT NOTE:
Before applying, all applicants that finished their undergraduate or graduate degree outside the Republic of Croatia need to have their diploma officially recognized by the University of Zagreb.

Where is the enrollment office?

Office 5, the ground floor of the Faculty building.

What is the tuition fee?

Tuition fee for one academic year is 28,000.00 HRK, which amounts to approximately 3,700.00 Euros. (1 Euro = 7.6 HRK).

What is the enrollment fee?

Candidates for enrollment have to pay an additional 500.00 HRK as enrollment fee, which amounts to approximately 66.00 Euros.

Who is the MDIE study program intended for?

Master Degree in Economics (MDIE) study program corresponds to the program of the most prestigious schools and universities in Europe and the United States. Within it, the students take a deep dive into theoretical and practical aspects of a more complex economic analysis and. As such, it is
intended for students who have completed undergraduate university studies in Economics, but it is also intended for students who have a Business degree, interested in the analytical deepening of their knowledge.

What are the learning outcomes of this program?

By earning a Master degree in economics, students acquire the knowledge required for advanced analysis and insight into macro- and microeconomic aspects of an economy. High-quality macroeconomic knowledge has particular significance in the designing of effective economic policies in the globally integrated economic environment. Specialization in economic analysis enables students to acquire knowledge in the area of qualitative and quantitative analysis, and advanced knowledge of econometric and mathematical methods and models.

What are the comparative advantages of MDIE?

A significant advantage of the MDIE study program is a more direct contact with professors and teaching assistants through work in small lecture and seminar groups. In addition to classical methods of teaching, we implement and encourage teamwork while analyzing specific economic developments and trends in Europe and the world. We pay attention to the personal interests of our students. The work in seminar groups is expanded with the topics that are especially interesting to our students. Since we implement small groups in our study program, course instructors have a more direct insight into the work and progress of students, which results in better learning outcomes.
In practice, our students are often selected for the public and private scholarship programs funded by large corporations, banks, government, and state agencies. According to the statistics of the Croatian Employment Bureau, students who earn our master degree are easily employable in key institutions of the public and private sector.

What about my employment opportunities?

By completing the Master Degree in Economics, students are qualified to work on analyzing and modeling of national economic policies, complex economic systems. They can also work as financial experts, planners and specialists for economic policy at various branches of the economy (industry, agriculture, trade, etc.), as specialists in tourism, international trade, international finance and economic diplomacy, and the public sector (energy, education, health, regional and urban development).
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated September 18, 2018
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This course is Campus based
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Nov. 5, 2018
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1 year
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3,700 EUR
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Croatia - Zagreb
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