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With the advances in information and transportation technologies over the last several decades, goods and services are traveling across borders faster and more efficiently than ever before. It has become increasingly difficult to anticipate the changes to markets caused by this activity. That is why the highly developed analytical skills of those with a Master in International Economics are needed in government and industry.

What is a Master in International Economics? It is an advanced degree that enhances the understanding of economic activity specifically related to international trade. It further develops the theoretical understanding of micro and macroeconomics to find solutions to problems associated with the movement of goods across geographic and political borders. Topics of study include trade policy, taxation and currency exchange rates. Some programs also provide coursework related to economic development and the impact trade has on emerging economies.

Graduates are equipped with the analytical skills and abilities to evaluate market conditions and make policy recommendations. These students have more than just advanced critical thinking abilities. They are also armed with the theoretical and historic knowledge of international trade issues. They are able to provide comprehensive analysis of problems. Students learn to use software tools to gather and evaluate sets of data. Many programs also improve communication skills through advanced writing and presentation projects.

The cost of a Master in International Economics varies. Students should contact the admission department of their chosen institution for detailed information regarding fees and tuition.

Graduates often find employment in government or commercial sectors. Research positions and analyst jobs are common. International companies value the skills and abilities of these graduates, and it is possible to find work abroad. Governments need these students to evaluate the effects of tariffs, quotas and trade agreements. Many of these programs prepare students to seek higher levels of education, and some may eventually find work as professors in college universities.

It is important to start researching options as soon as possible. While many may prefer to attend a traditional style university, online coursework is also available for those with scheduling or geographic difficulties. 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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23 Results in International Economics

UC San Diego School Of Global Policy & Strategy

This professional degree allows students to combine UC San Diego’s rigorous professional training with a specialist’s interest in China. Students are trained to use cross ... [+]

GPS is proud to offer a new, innovative, two-year, full-time degree: Master of Chinese Economic and Political Affairs. Beginning in fall 2017, students will work with UC San Diego’s world-class community of China scholars to investigate in depth the most important issues relating to contemporary China.

This professional degree allows students to combine UC San Diego’s rigorous professional training with a specialist’s interest in China. Students are trained to use cross-disciplinary tools to dig deeply into the economics and politics of China, as well as to consider its place in the Asia Pacific region and its relationship with the U.S.

The expertise of the degree’s core faculty covering economics, management, political science, and policy analytics, is supplemented by other UC San Diego scholars who specialize in Chinese politics, society, history and language. The result is academic and professional training that prepares graduates for an array of academic, business, diplomatic and government positions.... [-]

USA San Diego
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU)

Starting in fall 2010, the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz offers a two-year masters program in International Economics and Public Policy. The program is designed for ... [+]

Concept

Starting in fall 2010, the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz offers a two-year masters program in International Economics and Public Policy. The program is designed for students who aim to understand both the opportunities and the challenges faced by private and public decision-makers in an increasingly integrated world economy. The two key contents of the degree course deal with important issues and challenges for the future which are equally important to the economy and society. Graduates of the program will be prepared for positions in the private and the public sector – especially in enterprises and institutions that operate on an international scale – but the program may also provide a qualified foundation for an academic career.... [-]

Germany Mainz Germersheim
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Oporto Global University - Universidade Portucalense

Nowadays, integration into the global economy is an inescapable imperative for countries, companies and other organizations. The approach of this reality is interdiscipli ... [+]

Nowadays, integration into the global economy is an inescapable imperative for countries, companies and other organizations. The approach of this reality is interdisciplinary, crossing the areas of Economics, Law, and Management. As a result of the highly multidimensional character of the globalization phenomenon, this master course aims to promote and disseminate specialized knowledge on Globalization, Economics, and Law, including Management elements.

Why choose this program

The MPhil Globalization, Economics and Law focuses on themes of high economic and social relevance. It is secured by a qualified faculty, formed and developed within the extant academic and scientific paradigms.... [-]

Portugal Porto
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University Of Rijeka - Faculty of Economics and Business

Students studying and completing a university graduate study program offered by the Faculty of Economics in Rijeka, will acquire competencies and skills important and nee ... [+]

Master of Business Economics: International Business

The Faculty of Economics Rijeka (EFRI) is the first Faculty of Economics in Croatia offering university study programs in English. Since the academic year 2011/12, the Faculty of Economics of the University of Rijeka offers a 3-year university undergraduate study program in Business Economics – “International Business”, which is from 2014/15 extended to an additional 2-year university graduate study program.

The completion of a graduate study program leads to the academic title: Master of Business Economics.

Students studying and completing a university graduate study program offered by the Faculty of Economics in Rijeka, will acquire competencies and skills important and needed in their future career as MAs in Business Economics. These include competencies in analysis, synthesis and complex problem solving in issues related to economics and business economics; development of critical thinking, possibility of self and associative learning, flexibility and adaptability, capability to apply research methods and procedures to creative problem solving in institutions and enterprises, their organization and management as well as the ability to perform highly qualified jobs in the field of economics and business, i.e. the development and implementation of expertise and achievement into practice.... [-]

Croatia Rijeka
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Full-time
2 years
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Higher School of Economics

The MA programme has the distinction of being the only one given in English for Asian Studies in Russia, using written materials in the languages of the area as the basic ... [+]

Programme Overview

The MA programme has the distinction of being the only one given in English for Asian Studies in Russia, using written materials in the languages of the area as the basic research resource.

What are the benefits of the programme?

As will be seen, the programme is transparently formulated to allow our students to enhance their career prospects internationally in academics, diplomacy, non-governmental and governmental corporations. Our partners – with either formal contracts allowing credit exchange or informal relationships developed over the decades – receive our students with great anticipation, knowing our reputation and glad to have such dedicated academics contributing to international research.... [-]

Russia Moscow
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Full-time
2 years
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ILERI

A key issue for companies in a highly competitive international environment, Strategic Intelligence International aims to make information a strategic asset. The option I ... [+]

A key issue for companies in a highly competitive international environment, Strategic Intelligence International aims to make information a strategic asset.

The option International Strategic Intelligence of the Higher Diploma in International Relations of ILERI is sanctioned by the Master of the IAE of Poitiers in Economic Intelligence, State Diploma (Master degree). It aims to train students in the best practices and qualifications in the areas of collection, analysis, management, processing, dissemination, protection and use of information within large groups International.

This training gives skills applicable in all forms of companies or public authorities anxious to conduct a policy of functional economic intelligence in an international context, whether as a charge of studies, watch and analysis, lobbyist, information management specialist.... [-]

France Puteaux
October 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Centre international de formation européenne (CIFE)

The Master is focused on how to assess, manage and enhance private and public institutions’ governance with a wide range of economic and digital intelligence tools. The o ... [+]

Key Facts

A one-year joint Master programme by CIFE and the School of Government of LUISS Guido Carli. The Master is focused on how to assess, manage and enhance private and public institutions’ governance with a wide range of economic and digital intelligence tools.The programme is taught by renowned researchers and experienced professionals who combine second to none practical expertise and academic credentials. It combines on-site teaching, case studies, consulting missions, research thesis, and distant learning tools.

Teaching language: English Study Destinations: Rome, Berlin, Nice Duration: A one-year programme from October to June Credits: 60 ECTS Starting Date: October 2020 Applied research - Contributing partners ... [-]
Germany Berlin France Nice Italy Rome  + 2 More
February 2020
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Online & Campus Combined
University of Pavia

The Master Program (Laurea Magistralis) in Economics, Finance and International Integration (MEFI) is a post-graduate course open to Italian and foreign students aiming t ... [+]

The Master Program (Laurea Magistralis) in Economics, Finance and International Integration (MEFI) is a post-graduate course open to Italian and foreign students aiming to pursue advanced studies in the field of applied economics and finance in an international perspective. MEFI trains students longing to start high-level careers as professionals or managers in national and multinational firms and within the Public Administration. Starting from the academic year 2013-2014 this Master Program will be entirely taught in English, fulfilling the internalization aims of our Department. The Department is already involved in many international mobility programs for graduate students. Moreover, a few double degree programs in Economics have been already agreed and are being carried out with some major European Universities. The decision to teach all MEFI courses in English is then just a further path in our internalization strategy.... [-]

Italy Pavia
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University of Verona

The University of Verona offers in its Vicenza branch a two-year Master's degree programme in International Economics and Business Management. This programme, which is en ... [+]

OVERVIEW

The Master's degree in International Economics and Business Management (IEBM) aims to train students at postgraduate level in such fields as international economics, international business management and international law. Mathematical techniques for optimising company management are also included in the programme.

This two-year Master’s degree, which is entirely taught in English and based in Vicenza, is open to graduates with a suitable background in economics who are interested in the international dimension of economic activity, both at the company level and from a macro perspective. Active student participation in lectures, seminars and projects is strongly encouraged, and every year several foreign professors are invited to give lectures on special parts of the programme.... [-]

Italy Verona
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, Université Libre de Bruxelles

The research-oriented Masters in Economics and in Economics and Statistics provide students with the theoretical and statistical tools required to pursue advanced analysi ... [+]

The research-oriented Masters in Economics and in Economics and Statistics provide students with the theoretical and statistical tools required to pursue advanced analysis and research in economics.

This programme is offered in two versions:

The research-oriented Master in Economics provides general training in all areas of economics The research-oriented Master in Economics and Statistics offers students the possibility to specialise in topics at the intersection between economics and statistics. Fact Sheet Full English Requirements

http://www.solvay.edu/sites/upload/files/BAMA/2017-2019_Admission_-_Conditional_Access_June_2017.pdf

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Belgium Brussels
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Full-time
2 years
Campus
Mykolas Romeris University

English language proficiency - the level not lower than B2 (following the Common Framework of Reference for Language approved by the Council of Europe). Distant English l ... [+]

Please contact the program director Prof. dr. Renata Mienkowska-Norkienė via e-mail: rmienkowska@mruni.eu

International Mobility Possibilities

Students can participate in the ERASMUS+ mobility program which gives a possibility to study at a university abroad for 1 or 2 semesters and do an internship in another country.

Entry Requirements

Bachelor: graduates of university bachelor‘s studies in any study field can apply to this program. Students lacking the basics of political studies should attend three additional courses (Basics of Political Science, Modern Political Theories and Theories of Comparative Policy) and pass them during the first semester.

English language proficiency - the level not lower than B2 (following the Common Framework of Reference for Language approved by the Council of Europe). Distant English language level test is organized for those, who do not possess IELTS or TOEFL certificates.... [-]

Lithuania Vilnius
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Full-time
2 semesters
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University of Bologna

IPM is a second cycle degree programme entirely taught in English which is designed to be at the intersection of political science, international relations, international ... [+]

IPM is a second cycle degree programme entirely taught in English which is designed to be at the intersection of political science, international relations, international economics and international management. The programme is promoted by the Department of Political and Social Sciences in co-operation with the Department of Economics and the Department of Management of the University of Bologna, and it benefits from the strong international reputation of these Departments in teaching and research. The IPM programme enables a career at the highest level in international institutions and markets, fostering students' ability to analyze the political and economic relations between States, governmental and non-governmental organizations, and private companies. It provides interdisciplinary knowledge in subjects as politics of the world economy, international trade, international corporate finance, global markets and political risks.... [-]

Italy Forli
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Full-time
2 years
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Danubius University

This program aims at offering students the perfect environment to develop high level skills for access and mobility inside the frame of international study, to gain very ... [+]

This program aims at offering students the perfect environment to develop high level skills for access and mobility inside the frame of international study, to gain very good competences in communicating in at least two international languages, to get familiar with the international business environment and the European Union’s institutions and policies, professional compatibility for engaging in a big range of activities, from private internal affairs that organize foreign trading activities, to multinational companies and international institutions. Study subjects: Current trends in international relations, International economic relations, Public relations in the international environment, World economy, Global changes, Strategies of business trading, Economical media dimensions, Business ethics in international relations. ... [-]

Romania Galați
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics & Management

The Master's main objectives are to provide complementary and specialized training in the fields of international economics (theoretical and applied, real and monetar ... [+]

OBJECTIVES

The Master's main objectives are to provide complementary and specialized training in the fields of international economics (theoretical and applied, real and monetary) and to study the current characteristics and trends of the processes of globalization and economic integration, favoring a multidisciplinary, economic approach , political, legal and institutional aspects of European integration and its current issues./>

RECIPIENTS

The master's degree is mainly intended to complete first cycle training for all those interested in acquiring specialized and vocational skills in the fields of the international economy and the European economy and institutions; in particular, is intended for those interested in a career in Community and international institutions, in diplomatic services, in international affairs or in specialized journalism, in teaching and scientific research activities, as well as in public or private training needs in the area./>... [-]

Portugal Lisbon
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Portuguese (Portugal)
Part-time
2 years
Campus
Vytautas Magnus University

Graduates of this program are qualified experts of international economics who would be knowledgeable in the field and able to conduct scientific research at micro or mac ... [+]

Graduates of this program are qualified experts of international economics who would be knowledgeable in the field and able to conduct scientific research at micro or macro levels, considering it in international and global contexts. Graduates of the program will possess the necessary skills for assessing and formulating international economic policies, conducting scientific economic analysis, employing appropriate methods and techniques for prediction and implementation of economic strategies at organizational and national levels, etc.

Students admitted to the program have a possibility to study for the Double Diploma with the leading Business Schools from CEEMS network: University of Trento in Italy and the University of Aveiro in Portugal.... [-]

Lithuania Kaunas
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Full-time
2 years
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