's Master’s in Economics program equips you with the tools needed to understand and manage the complex problems facing companies and governments in the modern economy.
What defines the modern economy? Increasingly integrated and turbulent markets, opening up unprecedented opportunities for firms as well greater risks. With your deep understanding of how markets function, when they fail, and the implications of this for market participants, you will be optimally prepared to help organizations and governments seize the opportunities available in the global economy while avoiding potential market pitfalls. Tilburg University
is ranked as #11 worldwide in Business and Economics (Times Higher Education, 2016). With its excellent quality and relatively low tuition fee, the program at Tilburg University
is an excellent choice for those wanting to develop the skills, knowledge and attitude for a professional economic analyst.
The program is unique in its kind due to its flexible curriculum. Students can compose their own personalized curriculum by selecting courses from 13 different seminars and 5 methods courses. By selecting specific courses, they also have the opportunity to compose one of the specialized tracks:
-Competition and Regulation
-Sustainability and Growth
-Pensions Aging and Retirement
-Money Banking and Financial Institutions
Because of the excellent reputation of the Tilburg University
Economics Department in both teaching and research, your Master's in Economics qualification gives you a competitive advantage in any career that requires sound economic knowledge, strong economic intuition, and sharp analytical and problem-solving skills.
Your degree will be an excellent launch pad for a career as consultant, analyst or policy advisor. Possible job opportunities include positions in:
•Management Consulting firms
Are you passionate about sharing your knowledge with others? After finishing your Master in Economics, Dutch graduates have the possibility to follow a one-year educational post-Master to become a teacher in General Economics.
A Bachelor’s degree in Economics/similar program (e.g., in Econometrics) from a university recognized by the program management. A solid academic background in economics, especially: Macroeconomics (minimum 12 ECTS), Microeconomics (minimum 12 ECTS), Game Theory (minimum 6 ECTS), Mathematics (minimum 12 ECTS), Econometrics / Statistics (minimum 12 ECTS) and at least 2 applied Economics courses (in total minimum 12 ECTS). View Website