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Master Degree in Economics

Master Degree in Economics

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Master Degree in Economics (MDIE) is a 1-year graduate study program, fully taught in English and introduced in the academic year 2018/2019. 

Within this study program, students are presented with the latest scientific, professional and practical achievements in the application of economic analysis from the micro- and macroeconomic point of view. High quality macroeconomic analytical skills are essential for the designing of effective economic policies in the globally integrated economic environment. Specialization in economic analysis enables students to acquire knowledge in the area of ​​qualitative and quantitative analysis, and advanced knowledge of econometric and mathematical methods and models.

For more information on the learning outcomes, employment opportunities, etc. click here...

Who can apply? 

Study program is open to Croatian and international applicants (240 ECTS is a prerequisite for enrollment procedure).

What is the duration of the study? 

Standard period of study is one academic year (2 semesters).

When do the classes begin? 

Beginning of the classes: November 5th, 2018.

What is the application deadline? 

Applications are open from October 1st to October 11th, 2018.

How to apply? 

The application process consists of two parts:
  1. Online pre-registration - At the beginning of October there will be a link on the Faculty main website as well as here at the MDIE program website which you will use to pre-register for the program.
  2. Enclosure of all necessary documents - After pre-registration, you will need to bring the necessary documents to the Faculty registration office which include your birth certificate, certificate of citizenship, passport (or ID card for EU citizens), your undergraduate diploma, undergraduate course transcript with grades certified by the organization where you obtained it, and the proof that you paid the enrollment fee.
After the application procedure is finished, there will be an official ranking list of students who have made a successful application and earned a right to register to the study program. There will be a time and date for which you will need to show up to officially register for the study program. 

Before applying, all applicants that finished their undergraduate or graduate degree outside the Republic of Croatia need to have their diploma officially recognized by the University of Zagreb. The procedure of obtaining this academic recognition can be found here.

Where is the enrollment office? 

Office 5, ground floor of the Faculty building.

What is the tuition fee? 

Tuition fee for one academic year is 28,000.00 HRK, which amounts to approximately 3,700.00 Euros.
(1 Euro = 7.6 HRK).

What is the enrollment fee? 

Candidates for enrollment have to pay additional 500.00 HRK as enrollment fee, which amounts to approximately 66.00 Euros.

What courses can I take? 

For full program structure click here.

For more useful information about visa visa requirements, health care, accommodation, living expenses, etc. visit the following link:

Useful information before coming to Zagreb


Who should I contact for more information?

Morana Šarenić
Student administrative services
Tel: +385-1-238 3176


Tomislav Globan, PhD

MDIE Program Director
tel: +385-1-238 3102


Contacts for International Cooperation