MASTER’S PROGRAMME IN ECONOMICS

MASTER’S PROGRAMME IN ECONOMICS

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The programme provides in-depth knowledge of economic theory and quantitative methods with skills of their application, which is highly valued by business leaders and policy-makers. The primary focus lies on developing analytical and logical problem-solving understanding and competences that prepare students for a job at the public authorities, research institutes, banks, financial companies, and the international organisations.

Upon completing the programme students will:

  • acquire ability to apply economic theory and economic tools to handle practical problems and interpret economic phenomena;
  • gain sophisticated understanding of fundamental economic principles, application of mathematical methods and modelling, and skills of large-scale data analysis;
  • develop their communicating skills in dealing with economic issues that are under consideration of the domestic or international audiences;
  • undergo the comprehensive training to work independently and in the multidisciplinary environment
  • grow their strategic thinking skills, creative thinking and problem-solving skills
  • be able to apply econometric methods to micro- and macroeconomic data and independently present overviews of the state of knowledge in a particular field
  • be able critically explain current research in behavioural and experimental economics, financial and international economics, macroeconomics, regulation, competition and sustainable economic development.

The Master’s degree in Economics provides opportunities to join consultancy firms,   banks, insurance companies as an  analyst, a consultant or a strategist or join the international or governmental organizations in research work.  One can opt for teaching Economics or start doing PhD in any top university.
Courses

  • • Advanced Microeconomics
  • • Advanced Macroeconomics
  • • Mathematical Methods in Economics
  • • Advanced Econometrics
  • • Industrial Organization
  • • Long-Run Development
  • • New Political Economy
  • • Behavioural and Experimental Economics
  • • Advanced Theory of Taxation
  • • Advanced International Trade
  • • Advanced Economic History
  • • Methodology and Organization for Economic Research
  • • Professional and Corporate Ethics

Electives

  • • Advanced Statistics / Strategic Management
  • • Commercialization of Intellectual Property / Labour Economics: Theory and Applications
  • • New Keynesian Macroeconomics / Game Theory
  • • Monetary Theory / Environmental Theory
  • • Institutional Economics / Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium Models
  • • Public Economics / Time Series Analysis

Entry requirements

  • • Bachelor’s degree.
  • • Admission involves a selection procedure (examination in Economics) to assess student’s relevance to the programme.
  • • Applicants whose native language is not English must provide one of the internationally recognised certificates of CEFR Level B1-C2 (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) or pass the English examination.

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
Master of Economics

LANGUAGE OF TEACHING
English

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • • Bachelor’s degree.
  • • Admission involves a selection procedure (examination in Economics) to assess student’s relevance to the programme.
  • • Applicants whose native language is not English must provide one of the internationally recognised certificates of CEFR Level B1-C2 (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) or take  the English examination.

REGISTRATION
From 14 May to 05 June 2018

APPLICATION DATES
From 02 to 09 July 2018

ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS
From 02 July to 29 July 2018

ADMISSION commission
Monday – Friday: 9:00-17:00
Saturday: 9:00-14:00.
Contacts:
Vasylkivska Str. 90-A, room 609
Kiev-22, 03022, Ukraine
Tel.: (38044) 521-55-80
(38044) 259-70-45
E-mail: econom_teoriya@ukr.net
web: http://econom.univ.kiev.ua/ru/departments/etmam/magistracy/
For international students
Vasylkivska Str. 36, office 94,
Kyiv, Ukraine, 03022
tel.: +38 044 521 3353
fax: +38 044 521 3550
e-mail: pd@univ.kiev.ua
web: pd.knu.ua