Coordinator Prof. Stefano Herzel
The Master of Science in Economics offers a challenging and intensive academic programme, taught entirely in English, aimed at preparing students for a career as professional economists in the private or public sector as well as offering intensive training to students interested in joining a PhD programme in Economics in Italy or abroad. The two-year programme combines indepth study of economic theory and careful study of real-world problems and institutions. It trains students in theoretical and applied economics at the highest level, through course work, participation in seminars, and supervised research within a supportive and international environment.
Programme objectives and qualification profile
After two years of intensive training, students will be well-prepared as economists to start a career in:
• research offices of national and international governmental economic institutions
• large corporations
• large banks
• financial institutions and research centres