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Master in Economics (MEcon)

What are the consequences of automation and digitalisation in the labour market? How do trade gains affect global GDP? How does society manage its scarce resources? With MEcon you will receive a comprehensive education in economics based on the core areas of microeconomics, macroeconomics and econometrics.

Why MEcon

Economic interrelationships shape our politics and our society, but also large parts of our daily lives. Through our Master's degree programme in Economics (MEcon)

  • you will acquire a clear understanding of central economic interrelationsships of our time,
  • you qill acquire the theoretical and methodological competence to analyse current economic and social challenges and to contribute to their solutions,
  • you learn to effectively apply evidence-based quantitative research methods.

We attach great importance to your personal development and prepare you optimally for ambitious labour market careers. Small group sizes in the courses not only empower an active exchange among the students but also promote direct contact with our lecturers.

CQF Cooperation

The need for quant finance expertise is ever-widening, so we are thrilled to announe that we have entered a cooperation with the CQF Institute (Certificate in Quantitative Finance), delivered by FitchLearning. The CQF is for everyone who wants to deepen their knowledge in quant finance and machine learning. The CQF is the world's largest professional quant finance qualification. With over 9,000 alumni and current delegates in over 90 countries, the CQF network has helped influence and shape the financial industry. As a part of this community, you will have access to the global alumni network and discussion forum, ensuring that you stay in touch with fellow CQF alumni wherever you are working. Within the CQF cooperation you will have the opportunity to various events and job offers.

More information: https://www.cqf.com

 

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Jennifer Aepli

B.Sc. FHO in Business Administration

Executive programme director

School of Economics and Political Science
Müller-Friedberg-Strasse 6/8

9000 St. Gallen

Matthias Reginald Fengler

Prof. Dr.

Academic programme director

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Bodanstrasse 6

9000 St. Gallen

Winfried Koeniger

Prof. Dr.

Academic programme director

SEW-HSG
Büro 06-103
Varnbüelstrasse 14
9000 St. Gallen

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