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Master Year 2 in Economics

Master Year 2 in Economics

Program information will be updated when admission opens.

Year

Master Year 2

Program

Economics

ECTS Credits

60

Language

English

Course duration

12 months, full time

Orientation

Research & Industry

Location

Palaiseau Campus

Course duration

12 months, full time

Course start

September

Degree awarded

Master’s degree

WHY ENROLL IN THIS PROGRAM?

Asset n° 1 

Specialize in a sub-field of economics

Asset n°2

Pursue a PhD or career opportunities at a national or international level

Asset n°3

Gain significant experience through research projects

Institut Polytechnique de Paris offers a two-year research-oriented program in economics taught in English. It offers advanced training in economics through coursework and faculty supervision. It is aimed at students who want to become professional economists working in government, central banking, international organizations, consulting, finance or in academic research.

The program heavily relies on advanced quantitative methods for both theoretical and empirical analysis. During the second year, students will specialize in a specific economics subfield. By the end of the year, they will be familiar with the research frontier for their major and have gained successful research project experience. They will also have started writing a research paper.

Objectives

The second year of the program aims to:

  • Provide advanced training in economics at a high international level with a strong emphasis on advanced quantitative methods for both theoretical and empirical analysis
  • Provide students with the opportunity to specialize in a sub-area of economics e.g. econometric theory, environmental and development economics, finance, game and decision theory, industrial organization and digital economics, international economics, labor economics, macroeconomics or public economics
  • Offer students the opportunity to conduct a research project and write a Master’s dissertation under the direction of a faculty member

After graduation, students will be able to pursue a career in a wide range of sectors including:

  • Government agencies
  • International organizations
  • Consulting
  • Finance

Course details will be available when admission opens.

Admission requirements

Academic prerequisites

Completion of the first year of a Master in economics at Institut Polytechnique de Paris or equivalent in France or abroad.

Language prerequisites

B2 level in English is required.

How to apply

Applications can be submitted exclusively online. You will need to provide the following documents:

  • Transcript
  • Two academic references (added online directly by your referees)
  • CV/resume
  • Statement of purpose

You will receive an answer in your candidate space within 2 months of the closing date for the application session.

Fees and scholarships

Tuition fees will be communicated when admission opens.

Find out more about scholarships

Admission dates

Admission page

Coordinator

Franck Malherbet,

Program office

Weronika Leduc,

General enquiries

master-admission@ip-paris.fr

Description

Institut Polytechnique de Paris offers a two-year research-oriented program in economics taught in English. It offers advanced training in economics through coursework and faculty supervision. It is aimed at students who want to become professional economists working in government, central banking, international organizations, consulting, finance or in academic research.

The program heavily relies on advanced quantitative methods for both theoretical and empirical analysis. During the second year, students will specialize in a specific economics subfield. By the end of the year, they will be familiar with the research frontier for their major and have gained successful research project experience. They will also have started writing a research paper.

Objectives

The second year of the program aims to:

  • Provide advanced training in economics at a high international level with a strong emphasis on advanced quantitative methods for both theoretical and empirical analysis
  • Provide students with the opportunity to specialize in a sub-area of economics e.g. econometric theory, environmental and development economics, finance, game and decision theory, industrial organization and digital economics, international economics, labor economics, macroeconomics or public economics
  • Offer students the opportunity to conduct a research project and write a Master’s dissertation under the direction of a faculty member

After graduation, students will be able to pursue a career in a wide range of sectors including:

  • Government agencies
  • International organizations
  • Consulting
  • Finance

Course details will be available when admission opens.

Admission requirements

Academic prerequisites

Completion of the first year of a Master in economics at Institut Polytechnique de Paris or equivalent in France or abroad.

Language prerequisites

B2 level in English is required.

How to apply

Applications can be submitted exclusively online. You will need to provide the following documents:

  • Transcript
  • Two academic references (added online directly by your referees)
  • CV/resume
  • Statement of purpose

You will receive an answer in your candidate space within 2 months of the closing date for the application session.

Fees and scholarships

Tuition fees will be communicated when admission opens.

Find out more about scholarships

Admission dates

Admission page

Coordinator

Franck Malherbet,

Program office

Weronika Leduc,

General enquiries

master-admission@ip-paris.fr