Higher level study in economics at UQ will develop your analytical ability, critical thinking and logic - all key decision-making skills that can contribute to greater career outcomes. This 24 unit program is designed for economics graduates.
UQ's programs are influenced by the latest economic research and taught by world-class academic staff, so you can be sure of receiving the highest quality education. Your studies will include courses that deliver advanced knowledge in core economic principles and applications, and you'll learn about the 'hows' and 'whys' of decision-making that economists deal with every day.
During your Master of Economics program over 1.5 years you'll gain advanced training in the essentials of contemporary economics, as well as skills in a range of elective options covering areas such as environmental economics, health economics and economic development. You'll also learn high-level economic research skills.
Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to: