O que eu aprenderei?

Open up a world of employment options

With Massey’s Master of Arts (Economics) you’ll build on your undergraduate interests and develop your analysis and research skills.

What is it Like?

With a Master of Arts in Economics at Massey you’ll investigate how businesses decide what to produce and how many people to employ, explore how people decide what to consume, and learn about big-picture world economics.

This programme will help you in your own decision-making, and in better understanding developments in the economy and society in general. It offers ways of thinking about the world that let you make the best of what you have, and improve on it.

Investigate your interests further

Massey’s MA (Economics) gives you flexibility in the subjects you study. You could explore topics such as international trade in agri-food products, or natural resource and environmental economics, for example.

You’ll build on your undergraduate degree and further investigate topics in economics that have taken your interest.

Be sought-after by employers

Massey's economics programme has been acknowledged by employers for its quality and content. Our graduates are sought-after by major public and private sector employers. When you complete your master’s degree, you could join our graduates working in prestigious organisations in New Zealand and around the world.

Complete your MA in three semesters

Massey’s Master of Arts is 180 credits. This means you can complete an MA in three semesters of full-time study.

Careers

The skills and knowledge of trained economists are highly valued by the public and private sector, large and small firms, large international agencies, schools and universities, economic policy-makers and social organisations.

You might work as any of the following:

  • Agricultural economist
  • Business analyst
  • Economic consultant
  • Energy research officer
  • Environmental economist
  • Health economist
  • International economist
  • Microeconomics analyst

Treasury, the Reserve Bank and the World Bank all recruit economics graduates. But your degree can also be the gateway to employment in many other areas, such as management, planning, politics, education, finance and banking, journalism or the media.

Master of Arts (Economics) structure

Courses to the value of 180 credits consisting of 120 credits of taught courses and a 60 credit research report (Coursework Pathway) or 60 credits of taught courses and a 120 credit-Thesis (Research Pathway)

At least a B grade average is required in the first 60 credits of courses completed in Part One for progression to Part Two - Coursework Pathway.

At least a B+ grade average is required in the first 60 credits of courses completed in Part One for progression to Part Two - Research Pathway.

De qual departamento farei parte?

School of Economics and Finance

Opções de estudo

Período integral (1.5 anos)

Valores
NZ$30.730,00 (R$ 80.116) por ano

*O preço é estimado e tem caráter informativo, por favor, verifique esta informação com a instituição.

Prazo para inscrição

1 December 2019, 1 May 2020

Mais Informações

Data de início

24 Fevereiro 2020, 13 Julho 2020

Localização

Massey University

Manawatu Campus,

Tennent Drive,

Palmerston North,

Turitea,

4474, New Zealand

Período integral (1.5 anos)

Valores
NZ$30.730,00 (R$ 80.116) por ano

*O preço é estimado e tem caráter informativo, por favor, verifique esta informação com a instituição.

Prazo para inscrição

1 December 2019, 1 May 2020

Mais Informações

Data de início

24 Fevereiro 2020, 13 Julho 2020

Localização

Auckland Campus

Massey University Auckland (East Precinct),

Albany Expressway (SH17),

AUCKLAND,

Albany,

0632, New Zealand

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Brasil

An appropriate undergraduate degree from a recognised tertiary institution is required. English Language Requirements: IELTS - 6.5 (no band less than 6.0); TOEFL iBT- 90 overall (min 20 in Writing); PTE Academic - 58 Overall (min 50 in communicative skills); Cambridge English - 180.

Para estudantes internacionais

Admission to this programme is open to students who have a completed BA degree with a major in Economics and at least a B grade average in the 200/300 major courses.

Students who have completed a Bachelor of Arts(Honours) or a Postgraduate Diploma in Arts, endorsed in Economics may be eligible for direct entry to part two of the Master of Arts.

At least a B+ grade average is required for entry to the Research Pathway. A B grade average across the 700 level courses is required for entry to the Coursework Pathway.

Note:

Students who hold a Massey University Postgraduate Diploma in Arts may be eligible to surrender the Diploma towards a Master’s degree and complete a total of 60/120 credits depending on course pathway. The maximum time-frame in which a qualification can be surrendered is five years from completion of that qualification.

Students from a country where English is not the first language, must obtain a minimum English Language competency level.

  • IELTS score of 6.5 (no band less than 6.0)
  • TOEFL iBT score of 90 overall (min 20 in Writing)
  • PTE Academic score of 58 Overall (min 50 in communicative skills)
  • Cambridge English score of 176 overall and all bands 169 or better

Encontre o centro de IELTS mais perto de você e as datas da prova

Os requisitos para o IELTS podem variar de acordo com o curso que você escolher.

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A Massey University conduz pesquisas inovadoras e oferece oportunidades de estudo excepcionais.

  • Mais de 5,000 estudantes internacionais de 100 países
  • Câmpus inovadores em três cidades
  • Uma ampla variedade de cursos, do fundamental ao PhD