Ready to make an actual impact?
As the world faces issues like climate change, inequality, sustainability, and financial and healthcare crises, there has never been a greater need for skilled economic policymakers. With the one-year Master's of Economic Policy (60 ECTS credits), you can become that expert.
Through our program, you'll gain a deeper understanding of the consequences of economic policies and learn to evaluate different policy options using cutting-edge economic theory and research methods. With this knowledge, you'll be ready to tackle the challenges of the future.
And the best part?
You'll be studying right in the heart of Europe, just a 45 minute train-ride away from the headquarters of NATO, the European Commission, and much more. So not only will you be getting a world-class education, but you'll also have countless opportunities to network and gain real-world experience.
- Our AACSB, EQUIS and EFMD-programme accreditations illustrate high-quality teaching, and offer international opportunities across all continents.
- The UAntwerp is ranked 161st in the Times Higher Education 2024 , and 248th in the QS World Ranking 2024. Besides that, the university scores highly in several Young University Rankings, being ranked 7th in the Times Higher Education Young University Ranking 2023.
- The Financial Times included our Faculty in the European Business School Ranking 2022, praising our high value for money.
Graduates take up key positions in government agencies, both on national and international levels, while others pursue an academic career. Almost 90% of our alumni found a job within 6 months after graduation.
Thanks to the orientation year, international students can stay in Belgium for up to one year to find a job or start a company.