INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS

PhD in International Economics

The PhD programme in International Economics offers advanced training focusing on trade and international monetary economics. As part of the programme, students produce a thesis that represents a substantial contribution to the discipline while also helping them strengthen their ability to combine independent research with formal methodologies and the tools of modern economics.

 

General Outline of the Curriculum

3 compulsory courses 3x6=18 ECTS
1 elective courses in the discipline of specialisation 1x6= 6 ECTS
Preliminary thesis dissertation 30 ECTS
TOTAL 54 ECTS
Option to designate a minor (18 ECTS in another discipline) 3x6=18 ECTS

 

INCOMING STUDENTS

Semesters 1-2

1 block of 2 compulsory courses be chosen from the following
(2x6=12 ECTS)

Autumn 2017

Spring 2018

OR

 

Autumn 2017

 

Spring 2018

1 compulsory course

Spring 2018

SEMESTERS 1–2

1 elective course

 

Autumn 2017

Spring 2018
 

 

STUDENTS WHO HAVE OBTAINED ALL COURSE CREDITS

Semester 3
(30 ECTS):

Preliminary thesis dissertation

Before the end of Semester 8:

Submission of thesis manuscript

Defence

Official Submission