Program Name: M.Sc. in Economics - Laurea Magistrale in Economia (Profilo Economics)
Program type: Graduate Degree/Master of Science - M.Sc. (Laurea Magistrale)
Campus: Milan, Italy
Duration: September 2017 - September 2019 (2 years)
Total ECTS: 120
The curriculum is entirely taught in English and represents the University’s flagship course in Economics. The programme is equivalent to a two-year Master of Science in Economics.
It provides students with a solid training in Economics emphasizing rigorous analytical thinking and advanced quantitative methods. Faculty members are internationally recognized economists. Our aim is to train economists suited both for academic and non-academic careers.
During the first year, students will study the foundations of economics and quantitative analysis, whereas the second year is devoted to field courses that will expose them to recent developments at the frontier of economic research in a variety of topics. At the end of the second year students will work on their final dissertation.
Besides taught courses, the curriculum also offers an internship programme with either economic research institutions located in the Milan area or within the University’s Department of Economics and Finance, where student are offered the opportunity of working as applied economists on real world economic issues, as well as meeting prospective employers.
The skills acquired through the Economics programme prepare students to pursue their careers both in academia through further education at the PhD level as well as in the labour market as applied economists in firms, banks and institutions.