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Students can choose to concentrate in one of the streams: Data Analysis, Policy Analysis or Theory, according to their interests and career aspirations.

  • The Data Analysis Stream aims to provide more in-depth data analysis training to students who intend to work in this field.
  • The Policy Analysis Stream is suitable for those who are interested in using the economic perspective to understand and evaluate public policies.
  • The Theory Stream is designed to prepare students for their PhD study afterwards by providing PhD course training.

Students are required to complete a total of 10 courses including:

curriculum structure

Currriculum Structure

curriculum structure

Remarks: not all of the courses listed above will necessarily be offered each year and the above list is subject to further adjustments.
^ for candidates with strong undergraduate training in economics and mathematics
* It can also be used to satisfy the Capstone requirement under Item III.
** Up to two elective courses may be taken from other taught postgraduate programmes offered by HKU Business School. Subject to availability and review by the Programme Director based on your profile, capabilities, and performance in the MEcon programme.

Core CoursesElective Courses