|Study location||Estonia, Tartu|
|Nominal duration||2 years|
|Tuition fee||€3,800 per year
There are 18 tuition waivers available for top ranked applicants (regardless of citizenship) in 2021.
More information on tuition fees is available at www.ut.ee.
NB! Applicants who are not citizens of EU/EEA/Switzerland must pre-pay half of the first semester’s tuition-fee after receiving an admission offer.
|Application fee||€50 one-time
Application fee is non-refundable.
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification (must be obtained by the end of July) – for country-specific document requirements please see www.ut.ee/country-specific.
Eligible applicants must have completed the following in their prior learning period: mathematics for the value of 9 ECTS and probability and mathematical statistics for the value of 6 ECTS.
Please be sure to also check further information and our step-by-step application guide at www.mtk.ut.ee/quantitative-economics-ma.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Estonian.
All applicants must comply with our English language requirements. The only acceptable English tests and exempt categories are specified at www.ut.ee/requirements.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Write a brief motivation letter based on the following points:
• give an overview of your objectives and motives to study in the Quantitative Economics programme;
• clearly defined perspectives, career aspirations and motivation for studying economics (maximum 25 points);
The English-taught master’s programme in Quantitative Economics gives students strong preparation in contemporary economic theory and econometric analysis methods enabling them to analyze and forecast economic processes. The programme has a special focus on micro- and macroeconomic theory and it gives a training in solving real life economic problems via the application of state-of-the-art economic analysis techniques.
The objective of the curriculum is to prepare highly qualified analysts for the government agencies, banks, international organizations and consultancy firms, filling top positions that require a detailed understanding and application of economic models and econometric methods.
Graduates are competitive as analysts in public sector, financial sector, multinational companies, consultation firms etc.