Masters Programs in Econometrics

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Econometrics

Econometrics is a field of study focused on the application of statistical methods, computer science and mathematics in the area of economic data. This is a section in economics that is intended to providing the pragmatic content to relations in economics. In a professionally practical aspect, the field is meant to offer a precision to the analysis of exact economic situation based on the concurrent changes in the theory and observation. A Master in Econometrics is a postgraduate program meant to develop careers for professionals in the field of economic data analysis. The course is available in various universities across the world with vast professional training in effective analysis of data so as to get the best relationships in the data.

Masters degree in Econometrics provides a balance and rigor as far training for macro-econometrics as well as micro-econometrics analysis. The course is designed to offer flexibility in learning and training for the professionals in the career line. The program is structured with flexible topics’ study so as to provide learners with an opportunity to specialize in what they love most. The course offers the best skills, techniques and expertise in every aspect so as to apply the relevant approaches to statistical methods while exploring the topics. Master in Econometrics is a program which exposes students to financial econometrics as well as time series analysis. Skills are applicable in business and government sectors in a range of sectors such as market research, finance, economics and credit risk management.

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Master in Quantitative Economic Analysis

University of Economics Prague - Faculty of Informatics and Statistics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Czech Republic Prague

New graduate degree programme (2 years/120 ECTS, full-time, fully taught in English) at the Faculty of Informatics and Statistics (FIS), University of Economics, Prague (VSE). [+]

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New graduate degree programme (2 years/120 ECTS, full-time, fully taught in English) at the Faculty of Informatics and Statistics (FIS), University of Economics, Prague (VSE).

The graduates of the program Quantitative Economic Analysis (QEA) will be able to use quantitative methods and tools in operational research, decision analysis, statistics and econometrics.

They will have gained experience with using different software products and will be able to build comprehensive optimization and econometric models and provide deep statistical analysis.

Key fields of study: Curriculum and structure Statistics Econometrics Decision Analysis Operational Research Financial and Insurance Mathematics Core courses 60 ECTS Elective courses 15 ECTS Minor specialization in Insurance Mathematics 30 ECTS Study abroad period optional in 3rd semester State exams + Defend of Master Thesis 15 ECTS Career Prospects ... [-]

Master in Economics and Econometrics

Örebro University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Örebro

The two-year MSc programme in Economics and Econometrics at Örebro University seeks to provide students with a broad level of competence in economic theory and quantitative methods. [+]

The two-year MSc programme in Economics and Econometrics at Örebro University seeks to provide students with a broad level of competence in economic theory and quantitative methods.

The programme focuses on the use of economic theory and gives the opportunity to learn econometric methodology as tools for understanding, modelling and evaluating economic and political issues in society as a whole or in particular sub sectors. The first semester provides students with deeper knowledge of financial economics, including public finance. The focus of the programme is on building up analytical capacities rather than trying to cover all aspects of the field. Students are provided with the skills needed to construct, use and critique models used in all areas of finance, microeconomics and macroeconomics.... [-]


Master in Game Theory and Operations Research

Saint Petersburg State University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia St. Petersburg

A two-year master program in game theory and operations research prepares a student for a career in industry, science, and education. The program facilitates learning in modern concepts, techniques, and methods of the game theory and leads the student to understand different functional areas of operations research. [+]

Overview

A two-year master program in game theory and operations research prepares a student for a career in industry, science, and education. The program facilitates learning in modern concepts, techniques, and methods of the game theory and leads the student to understand different functional areas of operations research. The courses are designed to study theory and methods of operations research, game theory, econometrics, applied statistics, decision theory, queuing systems, application of computer technologies in operations research and related topics.

Possible areas of research are applied mathematics oriented at optimization, economic activities, competitive marketing and regional cooperation, multinational pollution planning and resource extraction, joint venturing, network modeling, propagation and epidemic models, etc.... [-]


MCom in Econometrics

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 2 weeks February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

The aim of the qualification is to develop the applied competence of the student on an advanced level in the mastering, analysis, interpretation and understanding of econometric methods. This programme will prepare students to reflect on their own economic applications by using econometric techniques either to perform empirical checks on specific economic models, or as tools for forecasting and policy evaluation. A qualifying student should show evidence of independent and original work. [+]

The aim of the qualification is to develop the applied competence of the student on an advanced level in the mastering, analysis, interpretation and understanding of econometric methods. This programme will prepare students to reflect on their own economic applications by using econometric techniques either to perform empirical checks on specific economic models, or as tools for forecasting and policy evaluation. A qualifying student should show evidence of independent and original work.

Admission requirements: A potential student must be in possession of a Bachelor of Commerce Honours qualification on New NQF level 8/Old NQF level 7, which is deemed applicable by the Department of Economics and Econometrics. Finalisation of registration for the programme (and/or continued registration) is subject to applicants complying with departmental-specific requirements. Such requirements usually include preparatory work leading up to a research proposal that is approved by the department. Possible examples of preparatory work are pre-reading, literature reviews, concept development, and successful completion of short courses aimed at skills and/or knowledge development. Candidates may also be required to successfully defend their research proposals at special discussion sessions.... [-]


Master in Quantitative Economics

Novosibirsk State University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Novosibirsk

The MEP is based on academic science and aimed to research perspective. The main tendency of scientific knowledge in XX-XXI centuries is the drift to complex systems and stochastic processes research. It affected research methods, results, and understanding [+]

The MEP is based on academic science and aimed to research perspective. The main tendency of scientific knowledge in XX-XXI centuries is the drift to complex systems and stochastic processes research. It affected research methods, results, and understanding of science destination per se. Economics as a social science reflects this tendency to the full extent. As the famous economist, W. Baumol, said, the most impressing results since early 1900th were achieved rather in empirical and applied research than in theoretical novelty.

However general scientific trends take specific dimensions for economic science in accordance with its subject and methods. Another famous economist – A. Marshall – has defined economics as dealing with the ordinary operation of human society; it‘s studying individual and collective actions about making and using a material basis of wealth. It means the study of wealth on the one hand and study of a human – from the other.... [-]


Master in Economics Research

Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, Université Libre de Bruxelles
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Belgium Brussels

The program consists of obligatory courses in econometrics, macroeconomics, and microeconomics. [+]

Scientific world Frontier courses, with leading researchers in their field Excellent placement of our Ph.D. graduates across the world (Boston University, Chicago GSB, Inter-American Development Bank, European Commission, etc.)

This master offers an internationally competitive, high-quality Ph.D. program in "Quantitative Economics", which leads to the ECARES Doctoral School. Its outstanding quality has been confirmed by recent studies on the quality of doctoral schools in economics. One of them is based on the success of the graduates on the academic job market. It finds that the ECARES Doctoral School is among the top ten in Europe and the third best in Continental Europe. The other one is based on the scientific achievements of the graduates. It shows that one of our graduates, Domenico Giannone, is among the top 65 of young researchers worldwide who graduated less than 15 years ago. ... [-]


Master in Economic Analysis and European Policy

Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, Université Libre de Bruxelles
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Belgium Brussels

The goals of this program are to strengthen the knowledge of the students in economics. At the same time, they will get the chance to specialize in a particular field. [+]

Wide range of courses covering all economic fields Advanced training Development of analytical, quantitative and qualitative skills

The Master in Economics – Analysis, Policy, and Research proposes a rigorous and advanced training in all key economics disciplines, such as microeconomics, macroeconomics, and econometrics. The training is completed by two seminars (one quantitative, one thematic) and the writing of a master thesis which develops the students’ autonomy and capacity to lead important projects and communicate with others.

The possibility to choose a field of specialization (Financial Economics, Innovation and Markets, International Economics, and Socio-economic policy) provides students with solid expertise to analyse complex economic problems and become skilled decision-makers who can generate innovative solutions in a changing economic world.... [-]


Master in Econometrics & Operations Research

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

Econometrics & Operations Research is a fascinating scientific discipline which develops quantitative resources and applies them to the analysis of economic problems in their broadest sense. [+]

Master in Econometrics & Operations Research

Econometrics & Operations Research is a fascinating scientific discipline which develops quantitative resources and applies them to the analysis of economic problems in their broadest sense. Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam trains students by preparing them for a professional career in which mathematics, statistics, and ICT are applied for the quantitative analysis of many kinds of problems, either from the world of business, finance, economics or of a more general nature. We employ a diversity of modeling and analytical techniques. This means that the program is divided into two specializations: (I) Econometrics and Mathematical Economics and (II) Operations Research and Business Econometrics. These are usually referred to simply as Econometrics and Operations Research, respectively.... [-]


Master's Degree In Applied Econometrics And Forecasting

ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics & Management
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 Portugal Lisbon

Prepares professionals in quantitative areas that are requested by banks, insurance companies, consultants and research departments in various areas such as statistics, planning and management control, finance, risk analysis, among others. [+]

OBJECTIVES

The Master aims to train students for financial institutions, businesses, and other public and private institutions that use the analysis and processing of data as decision support, as well as teachers and researchers. In this sense, it aims to develop the ability to integrate theoretical and empirical knowledge critically and creatively, and to familiarize students with various computer programs for quantitative analysis.

RECIPIENTS

The Master is aimed at intending to complete, solidify, deepen and update the training of the first cycle in the areas of statistics, econometrics, time series and forecasting. It is a professional master of nature, providing an expertise which can culminate in a stage in the business sector. It is also intended for those who wish to enhance their prospects of a career and academic or research.... [-]


Master 2 in Statistics and Econometrics

Toulouse School Of Economics TSE
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 France Toulouse

The master 2 “Statistics and Econometrics” develops students who have previously acquired a solid skill set in economics and/or mathematical statistics. [+]

Aims and Scope

The master 2 “Statistics and Econometrics” develops students who have previously acquired a solid skill set in economics and/or mathematical statistics. It offers general classes in mathematical statistics and in econometrics as well as specialized classes in various fields of application. The objective of the curriculum is first to give the students a solid culture in the big themes of applied statistics. This culture is necessarily developed while learning to use software like notably SAS, R, and Matlab. Furthermore, the students acquire skills in computing when it comes to database management. Some options allow them to develop applications in various fields notably in the tertiary sector.... [-]


Master 2 in Econometrics and Empirical Economics (EEE)

Toulouse School Of Economics TSE
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 France Toulouse

The EEE M2 program provides in the first semester a solid training in microeconometrics, time series, panel data models, non-parametric methods, large dimension statistical tools, computer programming, and database management system. [+]

Aims and Scope

This master aims at providing econometric and empirical analysis tools combined with strong skills in using large data sets in order to perform deep studies in a broad area of economics. The EEE M2 program provides in the first semester a solid training in microeconometrics, time series, panel data models, non-parametric methods, large dimension statistical tools, computer programming, and database management system. In the second semester, students apply these training to do empirical studies in industrial organization, finance, public policy evaluation programs, health and insurance, data analytics and big data.

Courses are taught in English by TSE faculty members with a well-established international reputation in econometrics, empirical economics, industrial organization, and finance among others. This training is completed with an empirical project done during the whole year in a group of students.... [-]


Master 2 in Economic Theory and Econometrics (ETE doctoral track)

Toulouse School Of Economics TSE
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 France Toulouse

The Master 2 in "Economic Theory and Econometrics" allows students to acquire a thorough, general training (in economic theory, econometrics, industrial organization, etc.) before choosing a specific area of research. [+]

Aims and Scope

The Master 2 in "Economic Theory and Econometrics" allows students to acquire a thorough, general training (in economic theory, econometrics, industrial organization, etc.) before choosing a specific area of research.

This master is specially designed for students interested in economic theory, econometrics, industrial organization, macroeconomics and other theoretical and applied fields. It offers a large range of courses that allow students to start a Ph.D. in the best possible conditions, particularly those who have not yet chosen their research topic.

Doctoral track

The "Doctoral track" allows students to acquire a thorough and advanced general training in economic theory (micro, macro, and econometrics) before choosing a specific area of research.... [-]


Master 1 in Econometrics and Statistics

Toulouse School Of Economics TSE
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 France Toulouse

The 1st year of the Master 1 in Econometrics and statistics provides rigorous training in the major fields of economics. [+]

Aims and Scope

The 1st year of the Master 1 in Econometrics and statistics provides rigorous training in the major fields of economics. 100% of courses in this program are taught in English. The objectives of this 1st year are to enhance the students’ general economics culture and to prepare them for more quantitatively oriented classes.

Admission

Aimed at English speakers. Students should hold a BSc in Economics, Applied Mathematics within a recognized curriculum considered as consistent with the program and approved by the TSE selection committee.

Note

Our training relies on a substantial use of mathematics and modeling. A good mastering of mathematics is therefore required. To apply to the 1st year of the Master, students should hold a BSc in Economics, Applied Mathematics within a recognized curriculum considered as consistent with the program and approved by the TSE selection committee. To apply to the 2nd year of the Master, students should hold an undergraduate degree of at least 4 years of college or a Master’s degree.... [-]


Master in Data Science for Complex Economic Systems

Collegio Carlo Alberto
Campus Full time 2 semesters August 2018 Italy Turin

The Master in Data Science for Complex Economic Systems is a one year full-time postgraduate program (II level Master Degree) taught in English and welcomes students from different disciplines (e.g. economics, physics, computer science and political science)... [+]

The Master in Data Science for Complex Economic Systems is a one year full-time postgraduate program (II level Master Degree) taught in English and welcomes students from different disciplines (e.g. economics, physics, computer science and political science).

The Master provides theoretical and methodological tools to understand and analyse complex systems which typically exhibit nonlinear behaviour resulting from the interaction of heterogeneous agents, hierarchy and continuous innovation. These properties require exploring new visions and expanding education beyond the frontier of traditional economic studies. In addition to the standard toolkit of economics and econometrics, the program takes a path-breaking perspective on advanced analytics, including big data, machine-learning network analysis, and agent-based simulation. The Master applies this pioneering approach to modelling, management, forecasting and policymaking in innovation, urban and consumption systems. ... [-]