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Linnaeus University Master of Science In Economics
Linnaeus University

Master of Science In Economics

Växjö, Sweden

120 Hours


Full time

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03 Sep 2024

SEK 236,400 *


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In a globalized world, economists are needed to analyze and come to conclusions on economic conditions in a society in constant change. This Master's program in economics provides you with the tools you need to work with economic policy challenges.

As a student in the master’s Program in economics, you will be equipped with theoretical and empirical tools for analyzing economic challenges in society, to be able to study the interplay between individuals, companies, organizations, countries, and other actors on different markets. The Program gives you an introduction to advanced empirical methods for descriptive statistical analysis, identification of causal effects, and economic experiments. Compared to studies at the first-cycle level, you will gain a deeper understanding of econometrics and statistics in general. During your third semester, you will have the opportunity to study abroad.


Master of Science or Master of Science in Business and Economics. The main field of study: Economics

This is Linnaeus University

Linnaeus University is a modern, international university in southeast Sweden. We are located in two nature-loving cities, one by the Baltic sea and one surrounded by lakes in the greenest city in Europe. More facts about Linnaeus University:

  • Founded in 2010 through a merger between Kalmar University and Växjö University;
  • Located in Kalmar and Växjö;
  • 44,000 enrolled students;
  • 2,200 enrolled international students;
  • 6th largest university in Sweden in terms of the number of students;
  • 780 partner universities in more than 80 countries;
  • 100-degree programs on the first-cycle level, 8 of them taught in English;
  • 80-degree programs on the second cycle level, 35 of them taught in English.


Roughly 15 minutes by bike from the city center, you will find Linnaeus University’s campus. It is like a small society with a university, student accommodation, and student life. Here you become part of a creative knowledge environment.

What will you come across on an excursion in Växjö – the city of contrasts? You will find good restaurants, a celebrated hockey team, and cozy cafés where you can enjoy a latte with lingonberry flavor. In Växjö, beautiful nature is always just around the corner; the city is surrounded by lakes and forests. Students like the combination of the city center and the active student life on campus. Your dream of the future starts here!

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