Quantitative Economics gives you strong preparation in contemporary economic theory and econometric analysis methods, enabling them to analyse and forecast economic processes. This programme gives you training in solving real-life economic problems via the application of state-of-the-art economic analysis techniques with a special focus on micro-and macroeconomic theory.
Level of study: Master’s
Study language: English
Duration and credits: 2 years, 120 ECTS
Form of study: Regular study
Student places: 25
Tuition fee: 2100 EUR/semester
Tuition waivers: 5 for citizens of EU/EEA/Switzerland, 10 for non-EU citizens
Admission 2023: Jan 2 – 15 Mar 2023
The programme offers internationally competitive master’s-level economic education. The teaching staff will involve graduates of the high-standing international economics PhD programmes and leading economists of Estonia. Due to close international contacts and active research activities at the national and international levels at the faculty, students can get actual research experience or apprenticeship training in Estonian financial and public sector institutions. — Jaan Masso, Programme Director
After completing the programme, the student:
The studies take place in the University of Tartu Delta Centre. Opened in 2020, the Delta Centre comprises academic and research and entrepreneurship buildings and brings together more than 3000 students, lecturers, researchers, and company development employees.
The academic and research building accommodates the Institute of Computer Sciences, the Institute of Mathematics and Statistics, the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, the Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation and some laboratories of the Institute of Technology.
The objective of the curriculum is to prepare highly qualified analysts for the government agencies, banks, international organisations and consultancy firms, filling top positions that require a detailed understanding and application of economic models and econometric methods.
Graduates are competitive as analysts in the public sector, financial sector, multinational companies, consulting firms etc. Part of the studies is a mandatory internship that helps students make career choices after graduation.
To provide the basis of the fundamental mathematical and statistical methods used in economics.
To deeper students’ knowledge in different areas of economic models and their applicability in practice. To give the students an opportunity to affirm the acquired skills and experience through practice in field of economic analysis.
Student must select and complete one of the three submodules: Special Topics in Economics, Financial and Actuarial Mathematics or Mobility Module.
To give a student opportunity to complement his/her knowledge and develop skills in various subjects. Optional courses can be taken from other curricula or from other universities curricula.
The master thesis involves analysis of a particular economic issue written in the form of a scientific research article.
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