1335 Masters Programs in Economic Studies

A master’s degree involves engaging with concepts that have been introduced in a prior program on a deeper and more specialized level. The master’s is a continuation of a bachelor’s degree or an equivalent. What is a Master in Economic Studies? It is an advanced degree that focuses on topics of macro and micro economics, finance, principles of industrial organization, public poli… Read more

A master’s degree involves engaging with concepts that have been introduced in a prior program on a deeper and more specialized level. The master’s is a continuation of a bachelor’s degree or an equivalent.

What is a Master in Economic Studies? It is an advanced degree that focuses on topics of macro and micro economics, finance, principles of industrial organization, public policy and topics in economics and business. The degree is usually one to two years and involves classroom lectures, tests and a master’s thesis. In addition to course requirements, the student may specialize in certain areas of interest.

With a Master in Economic Studies, the graduate has a solid grasp on major topics in finance, economics and business. He or she will be well-versed in concepts as well as practical applications in the corporate world.

The cost of this master’s degree varies according to the institution, the length of the course and other factors. It is possible to apply for financial aid or a loan as well as engage in work study to pay tuition.

After completing a Master in Economic Studies, the graduate can pursue a variety of careers in the business or financial areas. They often work for public and private firms or start their own businesses. Some graduates become entrepreneurs, while others work for consulting firms, non-profit organizations and think tanks. Others work for the government organizations or for academic institutions. A higher degree in the area of business and economics is highly prized by employers and can lead to numerous job opportunities.

You can apply for a Master in Economic Studies at a university or select online learning options. There are many distance learning courses available that fit well into a work schedule. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation
Moscow, Russia

Powerful professional training combined with excellent "working" English makes the graduate of the master's program an ideal candidate for working in multinational companies.

Powerful professional training combined with excellent "working" English makes the graduate of the master's program an ideal candidate for working in multinational companies. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Harbour Space
Barcelona, Spain

This program is designed to prepare Masters graduates for a successful career in Fintech. But before you choose a hunting ground and decide to make your mark on the Finance in ... +

This program is designed to prepare Masters graduates for a successful career in Fintech. But before you choose a hunting ground and decide to make your mark on the Finance industry, you will need to understand a few fundamental principles and learn the basic drivers of this increasingly complex industry. -
Master
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Drew University
Madison, USA

The Master of Science in Finance (MS) program is a rigorous 30 credit immersion in the quantitative and analytical methods and tools used throughout the financial sector.

The Master of Science in Finance (MS) program is a rigorous 30 credit immersion in the quantitative and analytical methods and tools used throughout the financial sector. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
University of Bolton - Online Studies
London, United Kingdom

Aligned to follow the final ACCA examinations, our MSc in Accountancy and Financial Management Top-Up programme is designed to support your career development in business, acc ... +

Aligned to follow the final ACCA examinations, our MSc in Accountancy and Financial Management Top-Up programme is designed to support your career development in business, accounting and financial management roles. It offers finance, accountancy and broader management knowledge that can be central to success in many private and public sector industries. -
MSc
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Jan 2020
Online
 
Geneva Finance Research Institute
Geneva, Switzerland

Wealth Management is a leading activity in the financial industry in Switzerland and in the world. There is a growing demand for wealth management experts with both finance an ... +

Wealth Management is a leading activity in the financial industry in Switzerland and in the world. There is a growing demand for wealth management experts with both finance and law training. That is why the Geneva Finance Research Institute (GFRI) at the University of Geneva offers the Master of Science in Wealth Management (GEMWeM). -
MSc
Full-time
3 semesters
English
Sep 2020
28 Feb 2020
Campus
 
The University of Law Business School Online
UK Online, United Kingdom

The MSc Global Accounting provides a postgraduate award with a strong focus on employability. It is ideal for students with numerical backgrounds who have an interest in devel ... +

The MSc Global Accounting provides a postgraduate award with a strong focus on employability. It is ideal for students with numerical backgrounds who have an interest in developing an in-depth specialist knowledge and a critical understanding of the key aspects of global accounting, and in particular, who are looking to pursue, advance or switch to a career in global accounting. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Feb 2020
Online
 
London School of Business & Finance: InterActive
UK Online, United Kingdom

Become a key player in the banking, investment, or finance industry with a degree that matches your high ambitions. Our dual online Master in Finance and Investments programme ... +

Become a key player in the banking, investment, or finance industry with a degree that matches your high ambitions. Our dual online Master in Finance and Investments programme equips graduates with expertise and an understanding of relevant concepts to move up in your company or even begin an entirely new career path. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
18 months
English
Jan 2020
Online
 
Berlin School Of Business & Innovation
Berlin, Germany

The rise of cryptocurrency and increasing digitalization is changing the way the financial sector operates. Learn the skills you need to get ahead of the game with the MA in F ... +

The rise of cryptocurrency and increasing digitalization is changing the way the financial sector operates. Learn the skills you need to get ahead of the game with the MA in Finance and Investments at Berlin School of Business and Innovation, taught and created by industry practitioners at our central Berlin campus. Develop your skills with this innovative and exciting master’s program by learning how to maximize value, how to interpret business financial statements and how to use financial structures and instruments to generate money. -
MA
Full-time
18 months
English
Feb 2020
Campus
 
Rady School of Management
San Diego, USA

The Master of Professional Accountancy at UC San Diego’s Rady School of Management is designed to meet the needs of innovation-driven organizations. MPAc students are trained ... +

The Master of Professional Accountancy at UC San Diego’s Rady School of Management is designed to meet the needs of innovation-driven organizations. MPAc students are trained to engage critical reasoning in their careers while fulfilling education requirements for CPA licensure. -
Master
Full-time
12 years
English
Campus
 
IUBH University of Applied Sciences
Bad Honnef, Germany +1 More

In the International Management Master’s degree program with a major in Finance & Accounting, you acquire extensive specialist knowledge and relevant general management kn ... +

In the International Management Master’s degree program with a major in Finance & Accounting, you acquire extensive specialist knowledge and relevant general management know-how, so you can safely navigate international capital markets. -
MA
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Mar 2020
Campus
 
University of Law Online Postgraduate
London, United Kingdom

Building on knowledge already gained from the International Compliance Association's Professional Postgraduate Diploma, the MSc Law and Financial Crime Compliance provides a m ... +

Building on knowledge already gained from the International Compliance Association's Professional Postgraduate Diploma, the MSc Law and Financial Crime Compliance provides a master’s degree with a strong focus on the development of skills and knowledge in the law and compliance field. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
5 years
English
Jan 2020
Online
 
The University of Law Business School Postgraduate
London, United Kingdom

The MSc Financial Compliance and Governance is aimed at those looking to advance their careers in global financial compliance. Students will be fully equipped to look at not o ... +

The MSc Financial Compliance and Governance is aimed at those looking to advance their careers in global financial compliance. Students will be fully equipped to look at not only regulations and compliance functions, but also at other risks faced by financial institutions including market, credit and liquidity. -
MSc
Full-time
12 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Bentley University - McCallum Graduate School of Business
Waltham, USA

Program features: research and analyze complicated fact patterns; learn to develop and implement successful tax strategies; communicate findings to tax and business profession ... +

Program features: research and analyze complicated fact patterns; learn to develop and implement successful tax strategies; communicate findings to tax and business professionals; and more. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
01 Jul 2020
Campus
Online
 
GISMA ULaw
Berlin, Germany

The MSc Corporate Financial Management is designed for those pursuing a career in the world of finance such as banking, corporate finance, personal finance and accountancy. Wi ... +

The MSc Corporate Financial Management is designed for those pursuing a career in the world of finance such as banking, corporate finance, personal finance and accountancy. With GISMA, you will also have the opportunity to build on your practical skills, alongside getting a formal qualification. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Hult International Business School
San Francisco, USA

Forge a career in STEM and learn to translate data statistics and analysis into impactful business decisions in the age of big data with Hult’s one-year Masters in Business An ... +

Forge a career in STEM and learn to translate data statistics and analysis into impactful business decisions in the age of big data with Hult’s one-year Masters in Business Analytics. -
Master
Full-time
11 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus