Masters - Econometrics and Mathematical Economics - Charlotte, alumnus | 03-12-2018

Alumnus Econometrics and Mathematical Economics Charlotte van Beijsterveld

now Trainee Technology Solutions Professional at Microsoft

"Working with the latest technologies and the great diversity of customers is what makes my job so interesting."

Econometrics and Mathematical Economics

1 year English Starts end of August and end of January

Become an expert economist, policy advisor or consultant with strong quantitative skills. Learn the latest modelling techniques in economics, econometrics, statistics, and big data methods to solve actual challenges such as: choosing the best economic policy, designing labor markets and capital investments, regulating competition, and recommending strategic behavior for firms and consumers.

81.3%
of the current students is (very) satisfied with the program

National Student Survey, 2018 | n=16

#1
in the Netherlands, #6 in Europe and #28 worldwide in Business and Economics

Times Higher Education Ranking, 2019

€3.363
gross monthly income one year after graduation

National Alumni Survey, 2018 | n=23

Program and courses 

 The program focuses on the mathematical and quantitative analysis of economic problems. 

  • MSc Econometrics and Mathematical Economics is one of the programs with great career perspectives.
  • Taught by leading international scholars from the world-renowned research institute CentER.
  • Large amount of elective courses to customize your degree. For instance, you can specialize in pensions and the aging society. In the Netspar Honors Program you learn how economic theories and models can be applied to create solutions for problems related to aging.
  • In the first semester of the regular program, ambitious students can also apply for the following advanced programs:
    * The Extended Master, which adds a half year traineeship to the regular Master's program.
    * The QTEM network program, which adds a full year to the regular Master's program which you will spend at a QTEM partner university and a corporate partner.

Typical courses are:

  • Microeconometrics
  • Panel Data Analysis of Microeconomic Decisions
  • Time Series and its Applications
  • Data Science Methods
  • Dynamic Economic Models

More on the program and courses

Students at their graduation ceremony

Career prospects

Upon graduating you will have obtained the following title (as stated on your diploma): Master of Science. With a Master's  in Econometrics and Mathematical Economics you have obtained an internationally-recognized degree and are able to pursue a career in a wide range of different organizations, such as government institutions, banks, insurance companies and research departments of large companies.

Graduates work or started for example as:

  • Consultant Data Analytics at Deloitte
  • Market Risk Analyst at ING
  • Business Analyst at Royal Dutch Shell

Alumni facts

  • The gross monthly income per month of graduates in the first year after graduation: €3.363
  • 97% of our alumni consider the program a good starting point for their career.
  • 93% of our alumni would recommend the program to friends and colleagues
  • 97% of our alumni is (very) satisfied with the program

Source: National Alumni Survey, 2018 (based on an average of our three econometric Master’s programs combined: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Quantitative Finance and Actuarial Science, and Business Analytics and Operations Research) | n=23

More on the career prospects

Students on campus enjoying the good weather

Application and admission

This Master’s program starts:

At the end of August and at the end of January 

Best preparatory programs:

Bachelor's degree in Econometrics or a similar qualification.

Pre-Master’s program:

Only open to Research University students, not for students from a Dutch University of Applied Sciences (HBO). 

Tuition fees and scholarships

International students, please find all information about the tuition fees and the scholarships available.

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