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Applied Economics, Ph.D.

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University rank #71 (QS) Osaka-shi, Japan
The Applied Economics Program annually admits 9 students. The program aims to train students to use economic tools to analyze problems in business and public policy, and to disseminate their findings to academics, policy-makers and business practitioners. Students take required courses in Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Econometrics, and Public Economics.

Overview

Students are also expected to complete several fields in economics, and pass their Ph.D. thesis.

Then students get the degree of Ph.D. in Applied Economics.

The field options include Applied Macroeconomics, Applied Microeconomics, Applied Econometrics, Environmental Economics, Urban Economics, Economic Modeling, Fiscal Policy, Monetary Policy, Policy Finance, Labor Market Policy, International Trade Policy, International Financial Policy, Economics and Law. Graduates of the program obtain positions in Universities, Japan or International Governmental Agencies, Non Governmental or Non Profit Organization, and Business Enterprises.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Econometrics
  • Public Economics.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    88

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  • Minimum required score:

    570

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General Requirements

  • Master's Degree
  • Those who have had master's degree, or expect to have master's degree by March of the year wishing to enroll the program

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4630 USD/year
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  • National

    4630 USD/year
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535,800 yen

Living costs for Osaka-shi

  • 105816 - 158430 JPY/month
    Living Costs

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