Master of Science in Applied Economics (MScAPEC)

Using the toolbox of economics to solve real-world problems


MScAPEC key features

  • Applied courses in micro/macroeconomic policy and econometrics
  • Optional major in specialized areas:
    • Public finance and regulation
    • Energy and environmental policy; or
    • Trade and migration policy
  • Selected courses taught by professional economists from:
    • UN Conference on Trade and Development
    • Swiss National Bank
    • Swiss Federal Office for Spatial Development
    • World Trade Organization
    • Private consultancy
  • Small class sizes, with ample opportunities to interact with professors
  • Excellent placement records
  • Students without a background in economics can be admitted after completing a pre-programme
  • The programme starts in September and February each year