Econometrics: Mathematical Economics (track)

The Master in Econometrics (MSc) at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) deals with statistical modelling, estimation and testing of economic models using economic and financial time series data.


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Focus on the complex calculations governing today's markets

The Mathematical Economics track of the Econometrics Master’s programme is dedicated to Economic Theory, and focuses on the complex calculations that govern today's advanced market configurations and pricing structures. With an excellent teaching staff and a high regard for critical thought, you're sure to find challenging discussions, rewarding research and an overall unforgettable experience. 

  • Gain deep insight into the behaviour of companies, governments, financial traders and private consumers in different market circumstances and dynamics;
  • acquire the skills necessary for mathematical and statistical modelling;
  • become an expert in the mechanics that channel contemporary auctioning and model dynamic economic behaviour.

One Master’s programme, five tracks

The Master’s in Econometrics offers you the option to choose one of five top-level academic specialisation tracks:

Each track offers electives as well as fieldwork courses for you to choose from. You can combine this programme with a MSc in Mathematics for a double degree. For more information on this option, click on the link below.

Degree

After successful completion of this programme, you will receive a legally accredited Master’s degree in Econometrics and the title Master of Science (MSc).
You can combine this programme with a MSc in Mathematics for a double degree. For more information on this option, click on the link below.

Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE)

The  Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) at the University of Amsterdam has an excellent reputation, with an international focus and many highly reputable researchers and teachers. The UvA is placed 57th in the 2016-2017 QS World University Rankings: a challenging environment where critical thinking and an independent and inquisitive mind can roam free. Thanks to a diverse influx of students and an active network of international alumni, you’ll be able to share memories with other ASE graduates for years to come.

Rankings and reputation

  • 57th in world and 1 st in Netherlands (QS World University Rankings 2016-2017);
  • 45th worldwide in the Faculty Area Rankings for Social Sciences and Management (QS World University Rankings 2015-2016);
  • 63th and 2nd in the Netherlands (Times Higher Education rankings 2016-2017);
  • member of LERU (League of European Research Universities), an exclusive network of renowned research universities;
  • member of Universitas 21, a network of 27 leading research-intensive universities in 17 countries;
  • the Amsterdam School of Economics is an excellently ranked school with an international outlook and highly valued researchers and lecturers;
  • The ASE has a highly diverse student body and a vibrant community of international alumni.

Degree programme
MSc Econometrics
Type
Regular study programme
Mode
Full-time
Credits
60 ECTS, 12 months
Language of instruction
English
Starts in
September
CROHO code
60177

Published by  Economics and Business