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The University of Queensland (UQ)

  • 29% international / 71% domestic

Master of Advanced Economics

  • Masters (Coursework)

Benefit from world class, high-level training in formal techniques of economic analysis and econometrics to fast track your career.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
1 year full-time
Course Code
5656, 092449E
Intake Months
International Fees
$40,640 per year / $40,640 total

About this course

Consider your internationally recognised master's qualification in economics an investment in long-term career success.

Over 16 units you'll study courses influenced by the latest economic research, and be taught by world-class academic staff who will ensure you receive a quality education in advanced economics.

This 2-semester program consists entirely of technically challenging coursework. Courses cover advanced econometric theory, quantitative skills for economics, microeconomics, macroeconomics, computational methods and advanced microeconometrics.

This program is often taken as a pathway to PhD studies at UQ. It's also suitable as a standalone credential for those who want to fast-track their careers as economists in sectors that do not require a doctorate.

Study locations

St Lucia

What you will learn

  • Increase your analytical abilities, critical thinking and logic, all sought-after by employers wanting the most accomplished candidates.
  • Learn cutting edge techniques of economic analysis and econometrics at a level similar to the first year in a US PhD program.
  • Achieve the qualification you need to take on even greater levels of study.