The Economics School of Louvain offers two Master Degrees in Econometrics preparing for the PhD in Economics. Both Master programmes offer a comprehensive training in Quantitative Economics.
The program introduces the students to the core matters of economics and econometrics, while offering from the spring term of its first year a wide range of optional courses for later specialization towards the preparation of a PhD dissertation. During the Master, the student undertake a research project that will be part of his PhD dissertation.
This program leads to UCL degree "Master  en Sciences économiques, orientation économétrie, finalité approfondie".
Students can choose to apply for the Erasmus Mundus Programme QEM (Models and Methods of Quantitative Economics) and profit particularly from close cooperation between five leading European universities:
- Université catholique de Louvain
- Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne
- Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
- Università Ca’Foscari Venezia
- SGH Warsaw School of Economics
A standardized curriculum at all partner universities, joint degrees and longer student exchanges at partner universities are only a few characteristics of the renowned program. See all the details here:
Erasmus Mundus Programme QEM (Models and Methods of Quantitative Economics) and the list of courses offered at UCLouvain