Purpose of the Program

MSc in Economic Theory

The M.Sc. in Economic Theory was the first graduate program to be organized in Greece (1978).
Since the academic year 2015-16, teaching in the Economic Theory specialization is in English.

The goal is the preparation of students:
Either for a Ph.D. with a view towards a career in:

  • Universities as faculty members
  • International and Greek research institutes and organizations
  • Central Banks
  • Research Departments of commercial banks

Or for careers as senior executives in the private and public sectors, such as in:

  • Large private companies
  • Public authorities
  • Ministries
  • Banks

 

M.Sc. in Applied Economics and Financial Analysis

The M.Sc. in Applied Economics and Financial Analysis aims at preparing students for distinguished careers in the private and public sectors, as for example:

  • Large private companies (as strategists, financial managers, directors of technology services, e.t.c.)
  • Public authorities (as above)
  • Banks and other financial institutions
  • Ministries (Finance, Development, Research and Technology, Environment)
  • Public Authorities (such as the Competition Commission and the various Regulatory Authorities)