Masters in Economics

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Masters in Economics

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Index Why Masters in Economics at ISEG

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Top 5 reasons to do a Masters in Economics

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Study Plan

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Key Facts

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10 things you gain by joining ISEG

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Apply Now

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Welcome to the next level of Economics in the heart of Lisbon. ISEG is the place to go if you want to go places. We have a long tradition of Economics studies and a large experience in research development. Our Masters in Economics builds up the perfect pathway for your career to move forward. Who knows, maybe it could help you land your dream job. At ISEG, you’ll get a two-year master’s programmme that complements, and builds on, the knowledge gained from a Bachelor’s degree in Economics. Its main objectives are to provide every student with an advanced background in economic theory and with the skills and empirical techniques they’ll need to thrive on the current economic reality.

The challenge is set. Are you up for it?

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Top 5 reasons you should do a Masters in Economics @ISEG Lisbon

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You will gain an advanced knowledge in the field of economic theory and learn innovative empirical instructional methods.

Develop skills that will help you pursue a career as a professional economist in different areas, such as international institutions, government or industry, and build the foundations for research-based roles.

Get instructions and guidance from top-quality faculty members and excellent mentors.

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Enrich yourself in a diverse learning and research environment, where you can collaborate with top students from around the world.

Take full advantage of our existing high-quality research centres and facilities, namely the recently launched XLAB Behavioural Research Lab.

Ulas Yardimci

Consultant StratejiCo., Turkey

“ From the day I received my acceptance letter to the Masters in Economics at ISEG, all I have experienced is positive. Combined with the beautiful city of Lisbon, ISEG would definitely be my first choice for masters every time.

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Study plan Course Units

YEAR 1

Credits

Semester

Econometrics

6

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Mathematical Economics

6

1

History of Economic Thought

6

1

Macroeconomics

6

1

Microeconomics

6

1

Growth Economics

6

2

Labour Economics

6

2

Macroeconomics and Monetary Theory

6

2

Advanced Topics of Microeconomics

6

2

Elective I

6

2

Credits

Semester

Elective II

6

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Elective III

6

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Elective IV

6

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Master’s Final Work (Seminar)

12

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Master’s Final Work – MFW (Dissertation)

30

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Course Units

YEAR 2

Elective Course unit chosen from a list of approved master’s courses.

Key Facts Start Date: September Schedule: Evening classes Duration: 3 Semesters of Classes 1 Semester for the Master’s Final Work Language: English

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Tuition Fees: From within the EU: €5.750 From outside the EU: €7.000 Programme Directors: Joana Vaz Pais Sandra Maximiano Vítor Escária


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You enrich your curriculum. ISEG Lisbon entered the prestigious Global Financial Times FT Rankings in 2020, with the Master in Finance, and is accredited by AACSB, a distinction earned by only 5% of business schools in the world.

You feel safe. ISEG’s campus is certified COVID-SAFE, a guarantee of safety and readiness to adapt to the pandemic crisis.

You’re always connected. All classrooms are technologically fully equipped, for a perfect learning experience, whether it’s online, in-person, or hybrid.

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You broaden your horizons. ISEG is part of the University of Lisbon, the leading Portuguese university according to the selective Shanghai Ranking (ARWU) and has an impressive list of partnerships with topranked international schools.

You live like a “lisboeta”. ISEG is perfectly located for Lisbon’s downtown lifestyle experience. It’s a vibrant, multi-cultural and cosmopolitan European capital.

You’re surrounded by knowledge. ISEG’s high quality research centers are engaged in a diverse array of international research projects.

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You’re part of an inclusive club. ISEG has a large, diversified, global network of talented and successful Alumni.

You become an asset. ISEG graduates are highly desirable to top employers both in the private and in the public sector, all over the world.

You join a winning team. ISEG students and faculty are well known for winning international and national awards for best case studies, best dissertations and research output, applied projects, as well as in student competitions such as the CFA Challenge or the Junior Achievement Awards.

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10 things you gain by joining ISEG

You grab your future. ISEG students benefit from a collegiate and openminded atmosphere, in which the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) play a special role, leaving them well prepared in quantitative subjects to become influential and conscientious leaders.

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ISEG’s Campus is Certified COVID SAFE

Apply now: www.iseg.ulisboa.pt/cursos/ec smd@iseg.ulisboa.pt (+351) 213 925 900

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