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The Master in Econometrics at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) deals with statistical modelling, estimation and testing of economic models using economic and financial time series data.

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typeregulier, 60 EC
start1 september
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opleidingsduur0 dagen voltijd
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The Complexity and Economic Behaviour track of the Econometrics Master's programme is dedicated to Economic Theory, and focuses on the complex calculations that govern today's advanced market configurations and pricing structures. With an excellent teaching staff and a high regard for critical thought, you're sure to find challenging discussions, rewarding research and an overall unforgettable experience.

  • Gain deep insight into the behaviour of companies, governments, financial traders and private consumers in different market circumstances and dynamics;
  • acquire the skills necessary for mathematical and statistical modelling;
  • become an expert in the mechanics that channel contemporary auctioning and model dynamic economic behaviour.

Waarom aan de Amsterdam UVA?

The Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) is ranked among the best universities and economic schools in the world. We believe students especially value our international outlook and the integration of up-to-date research techniques. Thanks to our top-class research we have entered the exclusive research networks, enabling us to bring our research - and students - further in the field of economics and business.


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opbouwThe Econometrics programme is a one-year programme of 60 ECTS credits. The academic year runs from September to the middle of July and is divided into two semesters. The first semester consists of a common programme with four courses, one track specific course (Complex Economic Dynamics) and one elective. The second semester all courses are track specific and finishes with your Master's thesis, which will be supervised by one of the researchers in the Department of Quantitative Economics.
Theory of Markets
5 EC
Data Science Methods
5 EC
Advanced Econometrics 1
5 EC
Complex Economic Dynamics
5 EC
Restricted Choice Elective
5 EC
Advanced Econometrics 2
5 EC
Economic and Financial Network Analysis
5 EC
Behavioural Macro and Finance
5 EC
Restricted Choice Elective
5 EC
Master's Thesis Complexity and Economic Behaviour
15 EC


track Data Science and Business Analytics

track Econometrics

track Financial Econometrics

track Complexity and Economic Behaviour


taal van onderwijs100% en
onderwijsopzet60% zelfstudie
30% theorie
10% praktijk
case study, computer exercise, group discussion, group assignment, lecture, individual assignment, literature study, oral presentation, research, research project, research proposal, seminar, tutorial, working group, self study
study abroad
Master's students are allowed to study abroad if they have no study delay. The study abroad semester will take an extra semester after having finished all obligatory courses of the Master's programme. This means that graduation for the Master's programme will take 1,5 year instead of 1 year.

Toelating en kosten


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After registering in Studielink, an admissions procedure will be started in our online application system Embark. Students will be asked to upload a diploma/transcript of grades, motivation letter, English proficiency score, GMAT or GRE score and referees. For the latest information on application and admission, please visit our website > Application and admission.

A certified grade list(s) is considered in the evaluation.

All students holding a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Econometrics are eligible to apply for the programme. For students with a Bachelor's and/or Master's degree from a Dutch university in Actuarial Science, Mathematics or in another quantitative field a minor programme is available.

For more information about entry requirements please see (Financial Econometrics / Application and admission / Entry requirements).

Applicants are asked to upload a motivation letter in their online application.

estimated monthly costs

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0kamerhuur in onder landelijk gemiddelde
172collegegeldop basis van € 2060 per jaar
80studieboeken en -spullen
77uiterlijkkleding, kapper, schoenen
132vrije tijdstappen, uit eten, vakantie
42vervoernaast de OV-kaart

€ 868totale maandelijkse uitgaven landelijk gemiddelde is € 1181
Hiernaast staat een overzicht van de gemiddelde kosten die een uitwonende student heeft. Niet iedere student heeft met iedere kostenpost te maken. Het totaalgemiddelde is dus niet gelijk aan de optelsom van alle kostenposten.

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Studenten en studentenleven


111 studenten volgen deze opleiding
28% daarvan is vrouw
8 eerstejaars gestart in 2017
13% daarvan is vrouw
32588 studenten aan de Universiteit van Amsterdam
55% daarvan is vrouw
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1/7 Amsterdam UVA
Complexity and Economic Behaviour
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8 eerstejaars
12% vrouw
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2/7 Amsterdam UVA
Data Science and Business Analytics
€ 424 gemiddelde kamerhuur
8 eerstejaars
12% vrouw
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3/7 Amsterdam UVA
General Econometrics
€ 424 gemiddelde kamerhuur
8 eerstejaars
12% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
4/7 Amsterdam UVA
Financial Econometrics
€ 424 gemiddelde kamerhuur
8 eerstejaars
12% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
5/7 Amsterdam UVA
€ 424 gemiddelde kamerhuur
66 eerstejaars
22% vrouw
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6/7 Amsterdam UVA
Complexity and Economic Behaviour
gemiddelde kamerhuur
8 eerstejaars
12% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
7/7 Amsterdam UVA
Data Science & Business Analytics
gemiddelde kamerhuur
8 eerstejaars
12% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
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In 2017 hebben meer dan 280.000 studenten hun oordeel gegeven over hun studie en instelling.

Complexity and Economic Behaviour aan de Universiteit van Amsterdam is beoordeeld door 23 respondenten. Gemiddeld waarderen ze de opleiding met 3.9 uit 5.

Na de studie

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What can you expect to achieve once you have completed your Master's in Econometrics? You'll have an excellent foundation for your professional career, whether that is as an econometrician at a large corporation, or as a PhD candidate in a top international programme. The Master's in Econometrics is a highly successful programme that will introduce you to a wide and international network of alumni.

Beroepsperspectief / arbeidsmarkt

In the Master's in Econometrics programme, you receive high quality training in the quantitative analysis of problems in economics and finance. The valuable knowledge, understanding, professional experience and expertise you acquire translate into worthy job prospects. Salaries for graduates in econometrics are substantially higher than those of economics graduates (Elsevier Magazine).
Graduates can be found in a wide variety of private and public organisations, such as:

  • Financial institutions and banks;
  • research departments of large public and private organisations (DNB, CPB, CBS, IMF, ECB);
  • public agencies;
  • multinationals;
  • consultancy.

In addition, the Master's in Econometrics is the ideal stepping stone into a PhD programme.
beroepen: Chief economist at a major international bank,

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