M.Sc in Economics
The students graduated from economics department for Master of Science degree will be able to serve in the public administration, in the private sector and in non-governmental organizations. The system of attendance is full time. Detailed information on the courses offered in the semester schedules is included in the academic plan. The list of departmental must elective and free-elective courses is provided in details in the academic catalogue, including the theoretical lessons, recitation lessons, credits, equivalent credits according to ECTS credit system, and workload of each course. The list of courses offered each semester by our department and academic catalogue correlate together. The objective of this department is to fulfill the need for qualified members in this field, and to prepare skilled people to work in different sectors related to economics. In addition, the vast demands from high-school applicants have been an influent factor for the establishment department.
The Master of Science in Economics combines a core curriculum with the opportunity to take elective courses tailored to a student's particular areas of interest. These courses typically relate to the student's thesis topic and are selected by the student in consultation with department advisor. To earn the MSc degree, students must complete in total 120 ECTS credits from their coursework and a Master thesis. Also the program is taught in English. Therefore, Albanian and international applicants from countries in which the official language is not English are required to submit official evidence of English language proficiency.
In order to become a Master student in economics department at EPOKA University the following Entry requirements is needed.
1) Must have at least a bachelor's degree from an approved university, Albanian and European degree gross percentile average (GPA) of 2.5 out of 4.0 or 6.5 out of 10, or overall average of 65 from 100 per cent.
2) Proficiency in English. The language of the program is English.
3) Diploma from the department of economics, or relevant to it allows to persue the study on this program.