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Econometrics and Mathematical Economics (MSc Econometrics)

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How to develop a re-distribution model of research funding? In the Econometrics and Mathematical Economics track you focus on the complex analyses governing today's economic markets. This is one of the tracks you can opt for in our Master's in Econometrics.

Why choose Econometrics and Mathematical Economics?

  1. Focus on the advanced mathematics behind economic complexity as well as calculations of market behaviour and modelling, beside the 4 general courses of the MSc Econometrics.
  2. You will be lectured by professors and experts working in a wide range of economic organisations and fields. Therefore, you have access to up-to-date cases and learnings from the field of econometric theory, panel data, micro- and financial econometrics and economic behaviour.
  3. After graduation, you have an excellent job prospect at private organisations, financial organisations or multinationals as e.g. risk management consultant or chief economist
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Advise on market development and behaviour

In the Econometrics and Mathematical Economics track you will study economic theory, and learn about the complex calculations that govern today's advanced market configurations and pricing structures. Our teaching staff has a high regard for critical thought, so expect challenging discussions and a steep learning curve.

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Career prospects

Graduates of the MSc Econometrics can be found in a wide variety of private and public organisations, such as:

  • financial institutions and banks
  • research departments of large public and private organisations
  • public agencies
  • multinationals
  • consultancy
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Is the Master’s in Econometrics for you?

Econometrists help solve economic and societal questions by analysing real data through mathematical and statistical models. In the MSc Econometrics we train you to programme these models and interpret their outcome effectively. If you recognise yourself in the following profile, Econometrics could be the right choice for you:

  • You have a strong background in mathematics, statistics, and econometrics.
  • You are interested in economics and societal issues.
  • You are capable of working independently and in groups.
  • You show initiative.
  • You are fluent in English.

Are you an ambitous student, but do you not yet meet the admission requirements for the Master’s programme? Start our pre-Master’s programme in September and gain all the necessary knowledge and skills to start your Master's.

Explore all MSc Econometrics tracks

Econometrics and Mathematical Economics is one of the tracks you can opt for in our Master's in Econometrics. Take a look at the other tracks.

Facts & Figures
Degree programme MSc Econometrics
Type Regular study programme
Mode Full-time
Credits 60 ECTS, 12 months
Language of instruction English
Starts in September
CROHO code 60177
Location Roeterseiland campus