Master in Economics
University of Oslo Faculty of Social Sciences
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The two-year master’s degree programme in Economics is a full-time programme, with three different programme options, that provides rigorous training in modern economics. Covering a broad range of topics from micro-and macroeconomics, methodology and demography. By choosing this programme, you will get the opportunity to take courses taught by some of Norway’s leading economists and be part of an academic environment that prides itself on being at the forefront of economic research.
Through this programme, you will get a good foundation in core economic disciplines like micro-and macroeconomics, econometrics and mathematics, combined with elective courses that offer themes and topics based on the research interests of the academic staff. This means that you will choose courses with a diversity of topics like; Demography, International Economics, Behavioural Economics, Economic Policy, Industry Markets and Competition, Money Credit and Finance, Growth and Development, Resources, Energy and Environment. This diversity of topics makes it possible to tailor your degree according to your own academic interests.
Program Admission Requirements
Demonstrate your commitment and readiness to succeed in business school by taking the GMAT exam – the most widely used exam for admissions that measures your critical thinking and reasoning skills.
Download the GMAT mini quiz to get a flavour of the questions you’ll find in the exam.