Central European University

Central European University

Economic Policy in Global Markets


Budapest, Budapest


Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Economic Policy (two years), Doctor of Philosophy in Economics (PhD) (3-6 years)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This program focuses on economic policy in the context of global markets. The main goal of the program is to provide students with an understanding of economic processes and an analytical ability to evaluate policy-making issues.

Sample Courses
Year I: Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Quantitative Analysis, and Applied Economic Policy Analysis, as well as some optional courses
Year II: Corporate Finance; Economic and Financial Regulations; Industrial Policy; Health Policy, Economic Policy in Emerging Markets

Entry Requirements
In addition to meeting the General CEU Admissions Requirements (see: www.ceu.hu/admissions/apply), applicants must submit a 500-word typewritten essay introducing their research interest and explaining their academic/professional
background. Applicants should indicate how studies at CEU would help them achieve their future career goals. Admission is open to students holding BA degrees in economics and related fields. The department also welcomes applicants who hold BA or MA degrees in other areas of study and demonstrate an interest in economic policy studies. More information about the program will be announced on the department’s website in due course.

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