La Trobe University

Master of Economics (Research)

Overview

Start dates
Anytime 2019
Duration
2 years full-time or 4 years part-time
Fees and costs
Learn more about the fees for graduate research.

This program requires the submission of a thesis of not more than 50 000 words. You can pursue research in macroeconomics, microeconomics, international economics, applied econometrics, economic policy, economic growth, monetary policy, economics of labour markets policy, globalisation, economic development, financial economics, asset pricing and financial markets, or corporate finance and governance.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

Bachelor's degree with at least second-class Honours in an appropriate discipline, or equivalent.

Career outcomes

RED Team

Effective professional development for graduate researchers and early career researchers.

Mentoring

We pair a highly motivated PhD student with an industry leader with similar interests.

Industry internships

We offer internships to Master by Research and PhD students in various disciplines.

Our researchers

A selection of La Trobe researchers talk about the exciting work that they're doing.

Fees and costs

Course fees

Learn more about the fees for graduate research.

Scholarships

Scholarships are available for both current and future students. Find out what La Trobe scholarship opportunities might be available to you.

How to apply

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