Taught course

Master of Economics

Institution
University of Queensland · Business, Economics and Law
Qualifications
(MEcon)

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

A Bachelor degree or equivalent in any discipline with a GPA of at least 4.50 on a 7 point scale; or a Graduate Certificate in Economic Studies; or Graduate Diploma in Economics with a GPA of at least 4.50 on a 7 point scale.

CRICOS Code: 058270K

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

Months of entry

July, February

Course content

Why study the Master of Economics?

Obtaining a higher qualification in economics is a career investment. Analytical ability, critical thinking and logic are highly valued commodities, and graduates of this program have the ability to succeed in a dynamic and an increasingly competitive environment. The programs offer advanced training in microeconomics, macroeconomics and econometrics, as well as a range of elective options in fields of interest such as environmental economics, health economics and economic development. This program does not presume prior knowledge or training in economics.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

(MEcon)

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Economics
Email
enquiries@economics.uq.edu.au
Phone
+61 3 8676 7004