MA in Economics


Area of Studies

business studies and management sciences



Degree (in English)

MA in Economics

  • English
Course Duration

4 semesters (2 academic years)

ECTS points



Faculty of Economics and Sociology, University of Lodz

Tuition and Other Fees

2100 Euro/ per year. For the updated tuition fees, please visit:

Application Deadline(s)

15 July

Course Description

Course Profile

The MSc Economics provides students with in-depth knowledge of the phenomena and problems of an economy at the micro- and macroeconomic scale. The program allows students to acquire skills useful in economic analysis and decision-making process. The studies consist of modules of economic subjects as well as non-economic fields relevant to the understanding of economic issues. Students acquire knowledge of economic theory, a practice of economic life and analytical methods used in research on the economy. Diploma holders will have acquired knowledge and competencies that allow finding interesting job in the wide range of institution and the sphere of social life.

Three specialties are offered as part of the second-cycle program:

Circular economy – this specialty allows students to acquire knowledge and skills related to understanding and implementation of sustainable development, as well as prepares them for work in environmental organizations;

Advanced economic analysis – this specialty provides the knowledge and skills necessary to conduct research and also teaches how to select and use the right tools for analyzing markets;

International Business – the choice of this specialty allows students to acquire advanced knowledge and skills related to international business. The specialty has a particular focus on the international aspects of economics needed in today’s business world. It helps students to develop cultural sensitivity, as well as a critical understanding of the challenges of working and managing internationally.

A graduate can take up a job:

as a specialist in industrial, commercial and service enterprises, and public administration (central and local),

as a specialist in economic and management matters,

as a financial and investment advisor, business analyst, sales and marketing specialist or economist,

in non-profit organizations.

The graduates are also prepared to run a business independently.

The MA in Economics programme has obtained official accreditation by the IACBE (International Accreditation Council for Business Education). Accreditation confirms that the study program is of high quality, and that the academic organizational unit functions effectively, follows best practice in economic and business education and achieves excellent results in student learning.

Education Requirements

The following documents are required (among others):

(1) higher education (Bachelor) diploma or Master degree,

(2) transcript of records showing the subjects/grades,

(3) a certificate of proficiency in English at min. B2 level (unless the first degree was taught in English).

For detailed information about the admission procedure please visit: 


The Faculty of Economics and Sociology

Institute of Economics

90-255 Łódź, 3/5 POW Street

Phone:+48 42 635 51 61


In matters related to the admission procedure please contact:

International Relations Office

University of Lodz

Address: ul. Uniwersytecka 3

90-137 Lodz, Poland

Phone: +48 42 635 42 37,