Master Programme in Economics
The department offers a Master Programme in Economics
Directions of research
Economic research at the Department of Economics is primarily directed at the following fields:
· labor economics and labor markets relations
· public economics
· urban economics
· environmental economics
*Bachelor's degree equivalent to a Swedish degree of at least 180 ECTS credits , of which at least 90 ECTS-credits should be in economics and 15 ECTS-credits should be in statistics.
*Proficiency in English equivalent to English B in the Swedish secondary school.
More information can be found here:
International English Tests
*Grades received in undergraduate courses
*A letter of intent
Admissions to the programme are made once a year. The programme starts in the fall semester.
The deadline for applications for the programme starting in the fall semester of 2013 is:
January 15 for international applicants
Application form and instructions can be found at University Admissions.
April 15 for Swedish applicants
Application form and instructions can be found at Antagning.se.
Please note that all supporting documents should be sent to University Admissions:
Submitting supporting documents.
No documents should be addressed to the department.
Master Programme in Economics (General description of the programme)
Admissions support (Support, FAQ)
Entrance requirements (Master´s Level)
Uppsala student union (Housing, life in Sweden etc)
Migration Board (Studying in Sweden)
Questions regarding Master programme
Mikael Elinder, Director of Master Programme
Per Engström, Director of Master Programme
(issues concerning the content of the programme and the specific requirements for application)