Economics

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Application procedure into Master's degree programmes in English - Spring semester 2020/2021
Submission deadline until midnight 31 Aug 2020

What will you learn?

The Master’s programme in Economics offers students the opportunity to obtain in-depth knowledge of industrial organization and transport economics and to master the basics of quantitative tools and techniques used both in economics and in other scientific disciplines.

The knowledge and skills gained in the Bachelor’s programme are developed and extended, primarily in microeconomics, macroeconomics, industrial organization, and transport economics. The aim is that graduates of the Master's programme are able to solve theoretical and applied economic problems, to think analytically, and to use the techniques of theoretical economics with an understanding of the relevance and limits of their use.

The programme is designed to provide students with comprehensive knowledge in economics, which can be optionally extended to the international level, the broader historical context, etc.

Practical training

Practical training is not an obligatory part of the study plan.

Further information

https://www.econ.muni.cz/en/admissions/masters-studies/field-of-study/economics

http://www.econ.muni.cz/katedra-ekonomie

Career opportunities

Graduates of the Master’s programme in Economics are qualified to apply for theoretical and research-based positions in the field of economics and in related disciplines. They should also be eligible for positions in economic journalism and economic analysis for the needs of the public and private sectors.

Graduates of the Economics programme have the relevant skills to work as economic analysts, as project managers, as editors of economic journals, or as policy advisers on economic issues. Following the programme’s focus, graduates can work in a wide range of positions in transport companies.

Since the program is taught in English, its graduates are also well placed to seek positions abroad and in international corporations where English is used.

Admission requirements

Our Master's degree programmes are open to students holding a Bachelor's or equivalent degree. Applicants must have a good command of the English language. Please see http://www.econ.muni.cz/how-to-apply for complete information on how to apply or contact admission@econ.muni.cz.

For application process, the applicant needs to attach the following documents to the e-application:
  1. Complete e-application form - online in Masaryk University Information System
  2. Personal data form
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Certified copy of Bachelor's diploma
  5. Certified copy of Final transcript
  6. Statement of purpose
  7. English language certificate

All application materials must be in English or in Czech.

Criteria for evaluation

Information available at: https://www.econ.muni.cz/en/admissions/masters-studies/application-requirements

Application guide

Deadlines

15 Jun – 31 Aug 2020

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Courses

An example of your study plan:

Single-subject studies

Follow-up studies

After completing the Master’s degree study programme, it is possible to pursue further studies at doctoral level (after meeting the relevant admission requirements).

Study information

Provided by Faculty of Economics and Administration
Type of studies Follow-up master's
Mode full-time Yes
combined No
Study options single-subject studies Yes
single-subject studies with specialization No
major/minor studies No
Standard length of studies 2 years
Language of instruction English
The studies are subject to tuition

For more information

Visit the programme website


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Ing. Mgr. Karel Ševčík

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