Master in Economics

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia
Qualification
Master's Degree
Study mode
Full-time, Part-time
Duration
2 years
Intakes
February September
Tuition fee (local)
US$ 1,865
Tuition fee (foreign)
US$ 3,188

Entry Requirements

Candidates who wish to pursue the programme of study must:

  • possess an educational background consisting of:
    • Bachelor of Economics with honours from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia or other higher education institution recognized by the UKM Senate; or
    • other qualification(s) equivalent to a Bachelor of Economics with honours from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia or other higher education institution recognized by the UKM Senate;
  • obtain a minimum TOEFL score of 550 or IELTS 6 or other English proficiency examination recognized by the UKM Senate, in the event that the candidate is an international student; and
  • meet any further requirements and conditions specified by the Faculty of Economics and Management.

Curriculum

Core Courses

  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Econometric Methods

Monetary Economics

  • Portfolio Analysis
  • Monetary Economics
  • International Finance

Industrial Economics 

  • Advanced Industrial Organisation
  • Trade and Industrial Economics
  • Advanced Labour Economics

Public Economics

  • Public Finance
  • Economics of Social Policy
  • Political Economy of International Trade

International Economics

  • International Finance
  • Trade and Industrial Economics
  • Political Economy of International Trade

Development Economics

  • Advanced Economic Planning
  • Development Theory and Policy
  • Trade and Development

Human Resource Economics

  • Human Resource Development Planning
  • Human Resource Management
  • Advanced Labour Economics

Agricultural and Applied Economics

  • Advanced Agricultural Economics
  • Applied Resource Policy and Project Analysis
  • Policy Analysis and Agricultural Programmes
  • Environmental and Resource Economics
  • Applied Resource Policy and Project Analysis
  • Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
  • Dynamic Optimisation and Decision Theory

Econometrics

  • Advanced Econometrics
  • Time Series Econometrics
  • Applied Econometrics

Islamic Economics

  • Fiqh for Economics
  • Islamic Money and Capital Markets
  • Advanced Islamic Economic Analysis

Academic Paper

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