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Econometrics

Specialisation

The Econometrics specialisation is designed to produce graduates with skills that can realise the profit potential of data. It is intended for students who have a primary interest in the analysis of data, as well as for those wishing to develop their analytical skills in the primary area of economics. Students may be seeking skills for use within current employment areas, or for understanding current research reports; or they may be looking towards future employment in analysis.

About this specialisation

To meet the requirements for the Econometrics specialisation in the Master of Economics, you will complete three units of study (18 credit points) including:

  • one compulsory unit ECMT6002 Econometric Applications; and
  • at least two elective units (12 credit points) from the options listed for the specialisation in the Handbook.

Graduate opportunities

Many of our recent graduates have gone on to hold senior positions in Treasury, the Reserve bank and other policy departments across federal and state governments, as well as in international financial agencies, markets and institutions. Our graduates have taken on leading roles in the corporate world and key positions in the not-for-profit sector. You can join them.
Courses that offer this specialisation

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