Masters Programs in Economic Studies in Switzerland 2020

A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.Economics and administration is a discipline that focuses on both macro and micro economics. Experts are trained to understand both how individual actions and mass tren… Read more

A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.

Economics and administration is a discipline that focuses on both macro and micro economics. Experts are trained to understand both how individual actions and mass trends affect the economy. Many specialize in particular subject areas such as public policy, business economics and consumer behavior.

Top Master Programs in Economic Studies in Switzerland 2020

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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
 
Geneva Business School
Geneva, Switzerland +1 More

The Master of Science in Finance (MSc.F) with a major in International Finance is designed to challenge and develop your understanding of global finance through rigorous train ... +

The Master of Science in Finance (MSc.F) with a major in International Finance is designed to challenge and develop your understanding of global finance through rigorous training in the conceptual, analytical and empirical intricacies of modern international finance and investment. Students will understand the macroeconomic forces that shape the world today, how to assess risk and respond to emerging finance and investment challenges. -
MSc
Full-time
18 months
English
Feb 2020
Campus
 
University of St. Gallen (HSG), School of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs
St. Gallen, Switzerland

With a challenging curriculum, the Master’s Programme in Banking and Finance (MBF) is one of the leading international finance programmes. A top-tier international faculty in ... +

With a challenging curriculum, the Master’s Programme in Banking and Finance (MBF) is one of the leading international finance programmes. A top-tier international faculty in the fields of Financial Markets, Financial Institutions, Corporate Finance and Quantitative Methods offers high-quality education in both theory and application. With its 6th place in the global Financial Times Masters in Finance Ranking 2019, the MBF programme has been ranked among the top finance programmes for six years in a row and ranks number one in Switzerland and in the German-speaking world. -
Master
Full-time
18 months
English
14 Sep 2020
30 Apr 2020
Campus
 
Robert Kennedy College
Zürich, Switzerland +1 More

This course gives you the opportunity to develop a detailed understanding of the practical applications of modern finance theories in the financial world.

This course gives you the opportunity to develop a detailed understanding of the practical applications of modern finance theories in the financial world. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Feb 2020
Online
 
EU Business School
Barcelona, Spain +3 More

New financial paradigms are emerging. With recent regulations and a shift in ethical thinking, the ability to understand and decipher the ever-growing complexity of the world ... +

New financial paradigms are emerging. With recent regulations and a shift in ethical thinking, the ability to understand and decipher the ever-growing complexity of the world of finance is a quality that is more important than ever before. As an applied branch of economics, this program explores challenging technical theory and a wide range of topics, including asset pricing, portfolio management, derivative securities and blockchain fundamentals. From its foundations to its future of finance, you will gain a balanced understanding of one of the most crucial aspects of the business. -
Master
Full-time
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Franklin University Switzerland
Sorengo, Switzerland

Develop a critical understanding of issues arising from the attempts to “rethink” economics in the aftermath of the global crisis, and frame new problems in a changing world. ... +

Develop a critical understanding of issues arising from the attempts to “rethink” economics in the aftermath of the global crisis, and frame new problems in a changing world. -
MA
Full-time
12 months
English
15 Jan 2020
Campus
 
USI Università della Svizzera italiana
Lugano, Switzerland

The MSc in Economics (ME)* is an advanced program offered by the Faculty of Economics at the Università della Svizzera italiana. The goal of the Master is to teach students ho ... +

The MSc in Economics (ME)* is an advanced program offered by the Faculty of Economics at the Università della Svizzera italiana. The goal of the Master is to teach students how to analyze economic problems at the national as well as international level and how to identify the most appropriate policy instruments. In a cordial environment and in close interaction with the Faculty, the students will be equipped with the quantitative methods and the analytical tools necessary for a successful career as a professional economist in the private or public sector. To optimally prepare for different career paths, the students have the option to acquire additional programming skills (minor in data science) or additional tools relevant for public policy analysis (minor in public policy). The master will also drive interested students into a Ph.D. program. -
MSc
Full-time
3 semesters
English
Sep 2020
30 Apr 2020
Campus
 
Kedge Business School
Paris, France

Be a financial expert serving sustainable economic development. The aim of the MSc is to train professionals with a perfect understanding of financial tools and both the finan ... +

Be a financial expert serving sustainable economic development. The aim of the MSc is to train professionals with a perfect understanding of financial tools and both the financial and extra-financial expertise are key as careers in finance evolve. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
SMC University
Zug, Switzerland

The MSc in Finance and Controlling degree provides advanced knowledge in financial management and control, two fields which have become highly interrelated. The program is a s ... +

The MSc in Finance and Controlling degree provides advanced knowledge in financial management and control, two fields which have become highly interrelated. The program is a strategic balance of general business courses and finance and controlling specialization ones. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Online
 
Moscow State Institute Of International Relations, MGIMO
Odintsovo, Russia

The two-year long Master's in Political Science (M.P.Sc.) Programme at MGIMO University is designed to meet the needs of rising leaders in the public service professions, incl ... +

The two-year long Master's in Political Science (M.P.Sc.) Programme at MGIMO University is designed to meet the needs of rising leaders in the public service professions, including domestic and international government agencies and non-profit organizations by providing up-to-date, firsthand information about Russia and Eurasia from a Russian viewpoint. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
United International Business Schools
Zürich, Switzerland +8 More

Our academic calendar is based on a quarter system (1 quarter = 10 weeks). Because of the program's flexible structure and modular design, multiple starting dates are availabl ... +

Our academic calendar is based on a quarter system (1 quarter = 10 weeks). Because of the program's flexible structure and modular design, multiple starting dates are available at the start of every Quarter and of every Term, in October, November, January, February, April, May, July, and August. -
Master
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
Part-time
English
17 Feb 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
University of Zurich Faculty of Economics
Zürich, Switzerland

Offered by the University of Zurich, an innovative institution that offers world-class graduate programs taught by leading international scholars in one of the most internatio ... +

Offered by the University of Zurich, an innovative institution that offers world-class graduate programs taught by leading international scholars in one of the most international cities in Europe. We invite you to make our Master program the next step in your career development. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Feb 2020
Campus
 
University of St. Gallen (HSG), School of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs
St. Gallen, Switzerland

The Master’s programme in Economics (MEcon) offers a comprehensive education in economics. It provides in-depth theoretical and empirical knowledge in order to analyse the soc ... +

The Master’s programme in Economics (MEcon) offers a comprehensive education in economics. It provides in-depth theoretical and empirical knowledge in order to analyse the social and economic challenges of our time. Due to the advance of digitalisation, data analytics has become a central component of developed economies. Hence, over recent years, processing and interpreting large data sets has become increasingly important. MEcon provides you with the necessary tools to research economic policy problems using state-of-the-art methods and to develop strategies in order to solve these problems. -
Master
Full-time
18 months
English, German
14 Sep 2020
31 Mar 2020
Campus
 
University of St. Gallen (HSG), School of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs
St. Gallen, Switzerland

The Master’s programme in Quantitative Economics and Finance (MiQE/F) offers a high-quality education in economics, econometrics and quantitative methods, with a strong focus ... +

The Master’s programme in Quantitative Economics and Finance (MiQE/F) offers a high-quality education in economics, econometrics and quantitative methods, with a strong focus on finance. The programme combines in-depth knowledge in the areas of economics and finance with state-of-the-art quantitative methods, which makes it unique in Switzerland. The MiQE/F trains students to analyse and solve challenging problems in economic policy, finance and the world of business. Small class sizes ensure inspiring discussions and close contact to the research-oriented faculty. The MiQE/F is an excellent basis for moving on to responsible positions in the private sector or policy institutions as well as for highly selective Ph.D. programmes worldwide. -
Master
Full-time
18 months
English
14 Sep 2020
30 Apr 2020
Campus
 
University of St. Gallen (HSG), School of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs
St. Gallen, Switzerland

The Master’s programme in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin) enables you to view financial corporate management from an integrative perspective. Our programme is characterised b ... +

The Master’s programme in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin) enables you to view financial corporate management from an integrative perspective. Our programme is characterised by its proximity to entrepreneurial practice: topical and relevant issues with case-related approaches to solutions play as important a role as do reputable guest lecturers and close cooperation with selected companies. The MAccFin programme thus creates optimal conditions for a successful career start. -
Master
Full-time
3 semesters
English, German
14 Sep 2020
31 Mar 2020
Campus