Master of Science in Economics

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Admissions period:

Fall intake in February-May

Language: English

Full-time, 3 - 4 semesters (international exchange semester is optional (and adds a 4th semester)

Apresentação

The MSc in Economics provides a high quality graduate education in economics, training students in rigorous methods of analysis and preparing them for successful careers in banking, consultancy, international organizations or academia. Students can also pursue a Double or a Joint Degree.

Overview

The MSc in Economics provides students with the conceptual tools and advanced analytic techniques to apply economic reasoning to demanding issues in today's private business, public policy, and academic research domains.

The program follows rigorous international standards. Classes are small, taught by internationally recognized professors and industry experts, and focused on advanced economic knowledge and techniques. The program is suited to students with both applied interests and more research-oriented profiles. The Master in Economics gives you also the opportunity to pursue a Double Degree or a Joint Degree at a top international school, or a one-semester international exchange.

Once you complete your foundation courses, you can focus on a major:

  • Public Policy & Regulation;
  • Macroeconomic Policy;
  • General Economics;
  • Finance & Banking.

At the same time, you'll be prepared for the workplace with Leadership Lab activities and internship opportunities. Finally, you'll work on your thesis project and be ready to develop your professional career.

This program is designed to provide you with the academic knowledge, the technical tools, and the practical skills to succeed in a variety of private and public sector careers. Graduates pursue high level careers in international agencies, regulation and competition bodies, and universities, as well as in consulting, finance, strategy and accounting, among other fields.


Who should apply

  • Graduates in Economics, Management with strong quantitative background, or another quantitative discipline who seek to acquire the conceptual tools and training in quantitative methods to understand economic issues and apply economic reasoning to private business, public policy, or academic research domains;
  • International exposure (exchange, summer school or internship abroad) and extracurricular achievements are highly valued by the Admissions Jury.

    Program Features

  • Have a Master degree at one of the preeminent business and economics schools in Europe, having recently been ranked by The Financial Times in the list of Top European Business Schools;
  • Became part of an alumni network of more than 40.000 graduates worldwide;
  • Choosing one of the majors offer you have the opportunity to invest and specialize in your favorite field, while presenting a balanced perspective on Economics;
  • CATÓLICA-LISBON is well-known for its academic excellence! We offer rigorous quality in every course we teach using state-of-the-art knowledge;
  • A Master's degree will ensure better placement success rates, higher autonomy and responsibility during your first jobs and most importantly, greater potential! CATÓLICA-LISBON places over 98% of its graduates in 3 months after completing their degree.

Contactos

Marketing and Admissions Office - Master of Science Programs

We are Waiting for You 

For further information, please contact us by Phone, E-Mail or Skype:

 

Marketing and Admissions Office

E-mail: msc@ucp.pt

Phone: (+351) 217 214 140

Fax: (+351) 217 270 252

Skype: fcee.catolica

 

Or Come To Visit Us:

Schedule your visit
 

Walk-In Hours:

  • Monday 02:30 - 05:00pm
  • Tuesday to Thursday 10:00am - 01:00pm | 02:30 - 05:30pm
  • Friday 10:00am - 01:00pm

Testemunho

Pedro Gardete

Portugal
Master of Science in Economics
"CATÓLICA-LISBON is exceptionally rigorous and well structured, and is extremely useful to understand and apply concepts from Economics."