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Economics

Student reviews

What do students and alumni think of our Master's in Economics? Why did they choose this programme and do they have useful tips?

MSc Economics, International Economics & Globalisation

'It teaches you both hard and soft skills'

Anouk Roethof chose the UvA because it is the only university in the Netherlands with an MSc in Economics that perfectly blends her 2 passions: economics and policy analysis. 'It's a challenging programme, teaching you both hard and soft skills.'

Laura Schreiber, MSc Economics/ International Economics & Globalisation,  Amsterdam Business School, UvA

'The programme is definitely a good challenge'

Laura Schreiber feels the programme is definately a good challenge. 'Fellow students are very open and internationally-oriented. Although our field of study might seem competitive, the atmosphere has always been cooperative and friendly.'

Anna den Boer, MSc Economics/Markets and Regulation at Amsterdam Business School, UvA.

'I like that I use the economic theory from my studies in practice'

Alumna Anna den Boer is pleased she found a job which is very much in line with her studies in the Economics track Markets and Regulation. She now works at Oxera, an economics consultancy. 'I really like the fact that I use the economic theory from my studies in practice.'

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