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Masters inApplied Econometrics and Forecasting

Your future is closer than you think. Take a glance at it by applying to ISEG’s Masters in Applied Econometrics and Forecasting, a postgraduate course aimed, above all, at those who intend to go beyond the boundaries of common knowledge.

The Masters in Applied Econometrics and Forecasting, created in 2002, is specifically designed for professionals who know the importance of always keeping up-to-date and recent graduates looking to acquire some technical expertise.

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Duration
3 semesters
Schedule
Semester 1 and 2: Daytime Classes
Semester 3: Evening Classes
Taught in
English
Numerus Clausus
25
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Top reasons to do the Master’s in Applied Econometrics and Forecasting

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A master’s degree with unique features in Portugal. The only one where the core area is Econometrics.

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ISEG pioneered the teaching of Econometrics more than 50 years ago, thus having a long tradition in teaching the subject.

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The Masters in Applied Econometrics and Forecasting develops skills to integrate theoretical and empirical knowledge, critically and creatively, and familiarise students with various IT programs for quantitative analysis.

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The Masters in Applied Econometrics and Forecasting faculty has carried out internationally recognised research with publications in the most highly ranked Econometrics and Statistics journals

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The winner of the Bank of Portugal prize for Best Dissertation using Portuguese data (in 2017 and 2018) is a graduate of the Masters in Applied Econometrics and Forecasting.

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Designed for specialised staff of financial institutions, companies, and other public and private organisations that use the analysis and processing of data as a support for decision-making.

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After I finished my Economics Bachelor’s degree, I wanted to study for a master’s degree that would provide me with a strong background in statistics and econometrics. That is exactly why I chose the Masters in Applied Econometrics and Forecasting at ISEG. The specialised syllabus, together with the very qualified and approachable faculty and the good balance between practical and theoretical components, made me very happy with my decision. I consider that the unique education provided by this degree proved to be very valuable for both my academic and professional career.
Joana Passinhas

Programme Details

Syllabus

Year 1 – Semester 1Credits
Econometrics7.5
Time Series7.5
Statistical Inference Topics7.5
Free Option I*6
Year 1 – Semester 2Credits
Macroeconometrics I7.5
Microeconometrics I7.5
Financial Time Series7.5
Spatial Econometrics 6
Year 2 – Semester 1Credits
Macroeconometrics II6
Microeconometrics II6
Ethics3
Free Option II*6
Masters Final Work – MFW
  Dissertation
  Project
  Internship
12
Year 2 – Semester 2Credits
Masters Final Work – MFW
  Dissertation
  Project
  Internship
30

* A course from other Masters programmes

Duration
3 semesters
Schedule
Semester 1 and 2: Daytime Classes
Semester 3: Evening Classes
Taught in
English
Numerus Clausus
25
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Admissions & Fees

Applications for all masters at ISEG are online.


Admissions Requirements

Candidates for the Master in Applied Econometrics and Forecasting are:

  • Students with a degree in Economics, Management, Finance, Mathematics, Statistics or Engineering. Degrees in other areas may be considered suitable.
  • In accordance with Article 17 d) of Decree-Law No. 74/2006 of the 24th of March, altered and republished as Decree-Law No. 65/2018 of the 16th August, other applications considered to be appropriate by the selection panel will be evaluated on the basis of a curricular analysis.
  • Those students who have not yet completed the 1st Study Cycle (Bachelors) are eligible to apply conditionally, provided that they satisfy the conditions for obtaining the degree by the end of September (of the same academic year as their application).

Application Documents

  • Certificate of the undergraduate degree
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Motivation Letter
  • English Diploma (optional)
  • Reference Letter (optional)

All candidates should have an excellent command of the English language, written and spoken.


Tuition Fee

These are provisional tuition fees for 2023/24, subject to confirmation by the Universidade de Lisboa statutory bodies.

Students fromFirst YearSecond YearTotal
Within the European Union€ 3,100  € 2,000   € 5,100
Outside the European Union    € 3,900€ 2,500 € 6,400

Financial restrictions should never come in the way of your access to higher education, and that is why we believe in providing equal opportunities for everyone.

A specific tuition fee payment schedule may be agreed upon request by the student.


Student Visa

If you are not an EU, EEA, or Swiss citizen, you need a Student VISA.
Once you have decided to join the master’s programme and paid the 1st tuition fee to secure your place, you can issue the acceptance letter on the FENIX Portal. This document will be needed later to apply for a Student Visa. The student visa must be requested at the nearest Portuguese Embassy or Consular Office in the country of origin.

Duration
3 semesters
Schedule
Semester 1 and 2: Daytime Classes
Semester 3: Evening Classes
Taught in
English
Numerus Clausus
25
Need some help?
Please send us an email to
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