Applied Economics and Econometrics - B6001

Applied Economics and Econometrics

Expert master degree

Change your career probability with Master of Applied Economics and Econometrics.

In this degree you will build on your existing knowledge, advance your skills and specialise as an analyst. You'll also learn to address important economic questions and analyse economic policy.

Focusing on one of three specialisations - Applied Econometrics, Applied Economics and Econometrics or Economics - you’ll learn how your skills apply to a particular area of business practice.

Your independent research will give you a strong theoretical base to complement the more practical side of your studies, and you’ll graduate with the technical and analytical skills you need to excel in a specialist role.

At a glance

Course Details

Location
  • On-campus at Caulfield: Full time & part time
Duration
1.5 or 2 years full-time depending on prior qualifications. See entry requirements.
Start date
First Semester (January ), Second Semester (July)
Course Handbook

If you're looking to develop your career in economics or econometrics, this course provides you with analytical and technical skills you need for the profession, as well as a solid grounding in commerce.

In this degree, you will enable you to build your knowledge in one of the following specialisations: Applied Econometrics; Applied Economics and Econometrics or Economics.

Please select a specialisation for more details:

Entry Requirements

You need to satisfy the following entrance requirements to be considered for entry to this course.

Minimum Entry Requirements (Domestic students)

Qualifications

Depending on prior qualifications:

Entry level 1: 96 points to complete
Duration: 2 years full-time, 4 years part-time

An Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent qualification), with a preferred Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 65 or an equivalent GPA as determined by the faculty. Applicants will be ranked and selected based on their entire academic record.

Entry level 2: 72 points to complete
Duration: 1.5 years full-time, 3 years part-time

An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent qualification) in a cognate discipline with at least a credit (65%) average, or qualification/experience or satisfactory substitute that the faculty considers to be equivalent.

OR

An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent qualification) and an Australian graduate certificate (or equivalent qualification) in a cognate discipline with at least a credit (65%) average in both qualifications, or qualification/experience or satisfactory substitute that the faculty considers to be equivalent.

OR

A four-year Australian undergraduate honours degree (or equivalent qualification) with at least a credit (65%) average, or qualification/experience or satisfactory substitute that the faculty considers to be equivalent.

Entry level 3: 48 points to complete
Duration: 1 years full-time, 2 years part-time

An Australian undergraduate honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in a cognate discipline with at least a credit (65%) average, or qualification/experience or satisfactory substitute that the faculty considers to be equivalent.

Applicants wishing to complete the Applied Econometrics or Applied Economics and Econometrics stream must have achieved a result of at least 70% (or equivalent) in a first year undergraduate statistics course.

English requirements

Applicants must also meet the English language requirements.

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

The course is structured in three parts. Part A. Advanced preparatory, Part B. Mastery knowledge and Part C. Application studies. All students complete Part B. Depending on prior qualifications, you may receive credit for Part A or Part C or a combination of the two.

Making the application

Future students

Semester one (February)

Apply directly to Monash using course code B6001

Apply

Semester two (July)

Apply directly to Monash using course code B6001

Apply

Closing date

Applications for semester two close 20 July 2020.

Current Monash students

You may apply to transfer from another Monash course. Transfers are a competitive process. You may apply mid-year for available courses however consideration will be given as to whether you will be able to follow your course progression.

Please note that if you apply for a course transfer, you should still enrol in your current course as if you were continuing so as not to jeopardise your enrolment in the Faculty if your transfer application is unsuccessful. More about Course Transfer...

Self assess for credit eligibility

Check for study credit using the "Credit search" link on the Credit for prior study page

Fees

Fees are subject to change annually.

Full fee

Fees are per 48 credit points which represents a standard full-time course load for a year.

A$30,200

Fee assistance

As a full fee-paying student, you may be eligible to apply for the optional FEE-HELP to assist you to pay all or part of your tuition fees.

Scholarships

We offer over 360 types of scholarships, valued at up to $280,000. Some scholarships offer one-off payments while others continue for the length of your course. Learn more about Monash Scholarships.

Other costs and fees

For information on other study costs and fees, see other study costs.