Master in Econometrics and Management Science

Master of Science in Econometrics and Management Science (MSc)

Take the challenge: be a problem-solver for government or business. Get the latest economic theories and quantitative methods, and apply them to practical problems in one of four specialised areas.

Analyse the economic factors that play a role in practical problems that government and businesses face. Get the theory and practical skills you need to develop and use new models. Apply these techniques in part through the use of software applications.

The Erasmus School of Economics is highly regarded. It offers an intellectually challenging environment in a dynamic city with a world-class port, Rotterdam. The balanced but challenging programme is taught by staff who do cutting-edge research and provide the highest-quality academic training.

Get a broad skill set in economics and econometrics, and prepare yourself for a career in business, government, international organisations, or academia, depending on the specialisation you take.

Why study a Master in Econometrics and Management Science in Rotterdam?

Why a Master in Econometrics and Management Science?
  • An intellectually challenging and cosmopolitan academic environment;
  • An advanced study programme;
  • Highly qualified teaching staff.

Career opportunities Master in Econometrics and Management Science

Career opportunities Master in Econometrics and Management Science The programme gives you excellent preparation for a career in business, government, or with an international organisation, and for further studies leading to a PhD and an academic career.

Education objectives Master in Econometrics and Management Science

Education objectives Master in Econometrics and Management Science

Once you graduate you will:

  • Have a broad set of skills in economics and econometrics.
  • Be able to apply techniques used in the field to complex reallife problems.
  • Be able to develop and apply new econometric models.

Curriculum Master in Econometrics and Management Science

Curriculum Master in Business Information Management

The MSc in Econometrics and Management Science at the Erasmus School of Economics consists of four specialisations. These sub-disciplines within the field of Econometrics are: EconometricsOperations Research and Quantitative Logistics, Quantitative Finance and Business Analytics and Quantitative Marketing.

This is the main reason why each master specialisation has its own package of courses.


Read more about: Curriculum Master in Econometrics and Management Science

Mode of education Master in Econometrics and Management Science

Mode of education Master in Business Information Management

Each master specialisation at ESE has the same structure. It consists of core courses, two seminars and a couple of electives. The master programme is completed by writing a thesis.

Target audience Master in Econometrics and Management Science

Do you wish to master the theoretical and quantitative skills required to solve problems in government and business? Then the master programme Econometrics and Management Science is for you. Your bachelor degree is your ticket to a master programme with a quantitative analytical edge that will jumpstart a career.

Admission criteria Master in Econometrics and Management Science

Admission criteria Master in Econometrics and Management Science
  • A University degree in a quantitative study; that combines the field of mathematics with the field of economics, equal to a Dutch university diploma
  • A successful proficiency test of English (international diploma holders): TOEFL / CB 232 / IB 90 or IELTS 6.5

Application Master in Econometrics and Management Science

Application Master in Econometrics and Management Science

With a Bachelor degree from a university that our Examination Board deems comparable to a BSc in Econometrics and Management Science from the Erasmus School of Economics, you may apply for the MSc programme Econometrics and Management Science.

The deadline to apply is May 1.

Specialisation Master in Econometrics and Management Science

Please see below for information about the specialisation within this Master programme. Whether a specialisation is offered full-time or part-time, is indicated accordingly.

Master specialisation

Full-time

Part-time

Econometrics Full-time n/a
Operations Research and Quantitative Logistics Full-time n/a
Quantitative Finance Full-time n/a
Business Analytics and Quantitative Marketing Full-time n/a