Master Degree in Economics

Master Degree in Economics (MDIE) is a 1-year graduate study programme, fully taught in English. The study programme includes 60 ECTS. By graduating from this programme, students acquire the title of Master of Economics (mag. oec.).

Within this study programme, 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.

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Who can apply? 

The programme is open to Croatian and international applicants that have a Bachelor level diploma in the field of economics or business (the equivalent of 240 ECTS is a prerequisite for enrolment procedure).

What is the duration of the study? 

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

When do the classes begin? 

The classes begin on 6 November 2023.

How to apply? 

The full details on the application process are available in English and in Croatian language.
The document explaining the full application procedure for international students coming from abroad can be found here.

If you need help or clarification on the procedure, our international office can assist you in obtaining all the necessary documents. Please send an email to or for further instructions. 

What is the application deadline? 

For international students, online applications are already open and remain open until the end of OctoberPlease send an email to or for further instructions. 

For Croatian students, the applications will be open in the first week of October.

What is the tuition fee? 

Tuition fee for one academic year is 28,000.00 HRK, which amounts to approximately 3,700.00 Euros.

What is the enrollment fee? 

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

What courses can I take? 

For the full programme, structure click here.

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