The School of Economics, UNSW Australia Business School offers postgraduate students a range of courses in the fields of Economics.

Students may choose to do the following Business School degrees:

Graduate Certificate in Economics

The Graduate Certificate in Economics is a pathway program to a qualification in economics and an opportunity to continue studies with the Master of Applied Economics. The three core courses will develop essential knowledge in microeconomics and econometrics, plus strong quantitative skills.

The Graduate Certificate in Economics is designed for graduates or professionals wanting to extend their knowledge and skills in the field of economics. Participants may be looking to further their careers or prepare for a Master program in Australia or overseas.

The Graduate Certificate in Economics provides 0.7 years full-time or 1 year part-time flexible option.

For more information, please contact the Graduate Certificate coordinator, Graduate Certificate coordinator.

Master of Applied Economics

The Master of Applied Economics (MAppEc), UNSW Sydney, is a flexible two-year degree designed to prepare professional economists. Graduates will gain broad and advanced knowledge and practical skills in Economics with a wide selection of expertise in research and communication skills. A practicum is available for students seeking work experience in the field of Economics.

This Masters coursework program can be completed in as little as 1 year full-time, with recognition of prior learning available for students who have a background in Economics.

The skills and insights gained from your Master of Applied Economics can have an immediate positive effect on your career. The degree is designed for professionals looking to upskill in the field of Economics, those interested in developing capabilities in Economics, global and cultural competencies, critical thinking and business communication, as well as those seeking a pathway to a postgraduate qualification in Economics.

Master of Commerce/Master of Commerce (Extension)

The Master of Commerce has a long and distinguished history of providing high quality, relevant education to graduates who are looking to further develop and broaden their skills and knowledge in business. Underpinning this reputation for excellence is a philosophy of continuous quality improvement.