Master in Research in Economics

General

Program Description

The Research Masters in Economics and in Economics
and Statistics provides students with the theoretical and
statistical tools to pursue advanced analysis and research in
economics. This programme is offered in two flavours:
›› The master in Research in Economics provides general
training in all areas of economics
›› The master in Research in Economics and Statistics
offers students the possibility to specialise at the
boundary between economics and statistics.

Placement

Most of the graduates of the research masters start a PhD. in
economics, either at ECARES (European Centre for Advanced
Research in Economics and Statistics) or abroad. The highly stimulating
and demanding doctoral programme at ECARES leads
to different job opportunities, including:
›› Researcher or professor in a research institute or
a university (London School of Economics, Boston
University, Oxford, Central European University, etc.)
›› Economist in international institutions (OECD, European
Commission, World Bank, European Central Bank, etc.)
›› Specialised consultant (Compass-Lexecon, Charles River
Associates, OXERA, etc.)
›› Finance professional

Fact Sheet

  • 120 credits
  • English
  • Provides a direct access to the PhD Programme in
    Economics at Solvay Brussels School

Requirements

https://sbsem.ulb.be/admission-requirements-other-diploma

More information

https://www.ulb.be/en/programme/ma-econ

Last updated May 2020

About the School

Created in 1903 by Ernest Solvay, the famous Belgian chemical industrial of his times, Solvay Brussels School is the faculty of Economics and Management of the Université libre de Bruxelles, one of th ... Read More

Created in 1903 by Ernest Solvay, the famous Belgian chemical industrial of his times, Solvay Brussels School is the faculty of Economics and Management of the Université libre de Bruxelles, one of the largest universities in Belgium. Read less
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