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The award
MSc

How long you will study
18 months

Domestic course fees
EUR 2060

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
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About DDM Economics and Economic Analysis at University of Groningen

How do you deal with problems and challenges of emerging economies from an applied perspective?

This double degree programme with Universidad de Chile inSantiago is for students who want to broaden their view onimportant economic topics by bringing in a comparativeperspective.

You will obtain two degrees: MSc in Economics (Groningen) and the Master Economic Analysis (Santiago de Chile). The programmewill provide you a broader view of economic theory and practice. Inaddition, you will get the opportunity to experience student lifein two different cultures with sufficient time spent in eachenvironment to obtain a thorough understanding of both cultures.Universidad de Chile is one of the best universities in the LatinAmerican region.

The Master in Economic Analysis aims to tackle the problems andchallenges of emerging economies from an applied point of view. The programme trains you to analyse policies and economic decisions,both in public and private areas. Lecturers are experts holding PhDdegrees from the best universities in the world (Harvard, MIT,Berkeley, Oxford, Yale and Cambridge). Several have professionalexperience in international organisations such as the World Bank,the Inter-American Development Bank and the United Nations.

How do you deal with problems and challenges of emerging economies from an applied perspective?

In this Double Degree (with Universidad de Chile) you will gaincomprehensive knowledge of the economies, economic policies,strategies, theories and practices of Europe and Latin America.

This double degree programme with Universidad de Chile inSantiago is for students who want to broaden their view onimportant economic topics by bringing in a comparativeperspective.

You will obtain two degrees: MSc in Economics (Groningen) and the Master Economic Analysis (Santiago de Chile). The programmewill provide you a broader view of economic theory and practice. Inaddition, you will get the opportunity to experience student lifein two different cultures with sufficient time spent in eachenvironment to obtain a thorough understanding of both cultures.Universidad de Chile is one of the best universities in the LatinAmerican region.

The programme trains you to analyse policies and economicdecisions, both in public and private areas. Lecturers are expertsholding PhD degrees from the best universities in the world(Harvard, MIT, Berkeley, Oxford, Yale and Cambridge). Several haveprofessional experience in international organisations such as theWorld Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank and the UnitedNations.

After your studies

Job prospects

As a graduate of this programme you will be able to work inpositions in which you contribute to economic decision-makingprocesses. This can be in (inter)national government bodies, publicorganisations and private corporations like financial institutions,multinationals and consultancy firms. In addition, economists canwork as researchers in academia, business or governmental agencies.You can also use your expertise to write for journals andnewspapers.

The World Bank rated the programme as 'preferreduniversity' programme, a categorisation enabling students toapply for scholarships provided by this organisation.


The programme provides you with excellent skills enabling toanalyse policies and economic decisions, both in public and privateareas.


Because all our programmes are EQUIS and AACSB accredited, a standard which only one percent of universities reach worldwide,your degree will be highly valued on the labour market.


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To support you in developing your career and strengthen your employability skills, our FEB Careers Company empowers you to achieve lifelong success through various career services during your studies. Check: FEB CareerServices

As a graduate of this programme you will be able to work inpositions in which you contribute to economic decision-makingprocesses. This can be in (inter)national government bodies, publicorganisations and private corporations like financial institutions,multinationals and consultancy firms. In addition, economists canwork as researchers in academia, business or governmental agencies.You can also use your expertise to write for journals andnewspapers.

The World Bank rated the programme as 'preferreduniversity' programme, a categorisation enabling students toapply for scholarships provided by this organisation.


The programme provides you with excellent skills enabling toanalyse policies and economic decisions, both in public and privateareas.

Because all our programmes are EQUIS and AACSB accredited, a standard which only one percent of universities reach worldwide,your degree will be highly valued on the labour market.


FEB Careers Company:
To support you in developing your career and strengthen your employability skills, our FEB Careers Company empowers you to achieve lifelong success through various career services during your studies. Check: FEB CareerServices

Job examples

  • International economist
  • Financial expert and/or strategy expert in a multinational corporation
  • Staff member with an (inter)national governmental organisation such as IMF World Bank, OECD, WTO
  • Professional economist on development
  • Economic or financial consultant with an (inter)national governmental organisation
  • Business consultant with an internationally operating consultancy firm
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Entry requirements

Admission requirements

Specific requirementsMore information
previous education

To be eligible for this Double Degree, you need to start withthe University of Groningen MSc in Economics. For the entryrequirements of the MSc Economics, see: ►www.rug.nl/feb/MScEconomics

As a student of the RUG MSc in Economics, you can apply for thedouble degree with Universidad de Chile. Application deadline: 1December. Start of studies in Chile: August.

other admission requirements

If you have any questions concerning admission, please contact our Admissions Office: http://www.rug.nl/(...)rt/admissions-office

Admission requirements

Specific requirementsMore information
previous education

To be eligible for this Double Degree, you need to start withthe University of Groningen MSc in Economics. For the entryrequirements of the MSc Economics, see: ►www.rug.nl/feb/MScEconomics

As a student of the RUG MSc in Economics, you can apply for thedouble degree with Universidad de Chile. Application deadline: 1December. Start of studies in Chile: August.

other admission requirements

If you have any questions concerning admission, please contact our Admissions Office: http://www.rug.nl/(...)rt/admissions-office

Language requirements

ExamMinimum score
IELTS overall band6.5
IELTS writing5.5
IELTS speaking6
TOEFL paper based575
TOEFL internet based90

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