Introducing Master's Programme in Economics

My name is Enni Ruokamo and I am the coordinator for the International Master’s Programme in Economics (ME) at Oulu Business School. This short blog is directed towards those who are interested in our ME programme starting in autumn 2015.

For whom? ME programme is for you who are looking for a career in a wide spectrum of careers that require economic expertise and analytical skills. Examples include careers as expert economists, analysts, specialists and consultants in public sector, in private firms, in the financial sector, in research institutes and in international organizations. The ME programme also gives a solid background for doctoral studies in economics.

What about the program? Our ME is a two-year program that provides a well-rounded education in microeconomics, macroeconomics and quantitative methods as well as in more field specific issues covering topics in international economics, international finance, growth, environmental and energy economics, industrial organization and regional economics.

What else? At Oulu Business School, besides high quality teaching and research, you will encounter an open and excited atmosphere consisting of students and staff from different backgrounds. In addition, the city of Oulu area combines Northern hospitality, nature and culture with modern technology. Living in Oulu brings you a lot of fun!

Sounds interesting? Our Master’s Programme in Economics is open to graduates with a Bachelor’s degree in economics or in subject that provides a sufficient quantitative background, such as finance, accounting, engineering, mathematics or other natural sciences. If our ME programme appeals to you, do not hesitate to apply. Our application period is from December 15, 2014 till January 30, 2015.

Best of luck with your application!

Enni Ruokamo, ME Coordinator

Last updated: 3.10.2015

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