Facts & figures

Degree: This Master's programme is officially registered under its name in the Central Register of Higher Education Study Programmes
  • Title: MSc
  • Master's degree in: Economic Policy
  • Programme: Economic Policy
Accredited by the NVAO
Croho code:
Part- or full-time status:
Law, Economics and Governance 
Graduate school:
Law, Economics and Governance
Language of instruction:
1 year
Credits: 60 credits equals one year full-time study load (European Credit Transfer System, ECTS)
Tuition fees:
Start of studies:
Accessible for students with a degree from a Dutch University of Applied Sciences (Hogeschool):
Yes, under certain conditions
Educational methods:
  • Lecture : 10%
  • Seminar: 10%
  • Practical: 30%
  • Group work: 10%
  • Independent study: 40%
Short description:
In this one-year, English-taught Master’s programme in Economics, you will analyse and evaluate government policy and management.
Education and examination regulations:
Education and Examination Regulations Master 2019-2020
Internship possibility:
Yes, optional
Career outlook:
  • Economist at government advisory bodies
  • Consultant in economic policy
  • Policy advisor for a Member of Parliament
  • Researcher
Number of students enrolled last year: Number of students enrolled in the year 2017-2018 (in September, fulltime and parttime)
Average time to graduation: Average duration of studies before graduation, rounded off to whole months (source:VSNU, 2017), n>30
Full time: 15 months