The Master of Science in Applied Economics (MScAEcon) is a one-year full-time programme that equips students with economics knowledge to analyze the changing world economy.
The programme integrates economic theory with applied economic analysis, and will enable students to understand the economy of China and the world. The curriculum is designed to provide students the flexibility of choosing electives for pursuing career in applied economics or future research-oriented studies. Graduates will be equipped with analytical skills and techniques for analyzing business and real world problems from the economic perspective. Our graduates are trained to be competent economic analysts in business corporations, public organizations and financial institutions. Outstanding students are offered scholarships and merit-based awards.
Opportunity to Work in Hong Kong
Non-Hong Kong graduates of the programme can apply to stay and work in Hong Kong for 12 months after graduation, no matter they have been secured an offer of employment or not.
- A balanced training in advanced economic knowledge and applied economics analyses
- An understanding of the Chinese economy from a global perspective
- Application of analytical techniques on real world business and policy issues
- Provision of opportunities to choose between professional career development and academic pursuit
|Degree Awarded:||Master of Science|
|Degree Type:||Taught Master|
|Year of Entry:||2019|
|Programme Duration:||1 year (Full-time)|
|Study Location:||Hong Kong|
|Admission Requirements:||A Bachelor degree from a recognised university, or equivalent, with good English proficiency|
Main round: 28 February 2019
Final round: 30 April 2019
|FACULTY:||School of Business|