Regional and Environmental Economic Studies MA

Study programme

Regional and Environmental Economic Studies

Faculty

Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences

Further information

https://www.gtk.bme.hu/en/for-students/master-programmes/master-in-regional-and-environmental-economics/

Study level

MA

Language

English

Qualification

MA in Regional and Environmental Economic Studies

Start

Fall Semester / Spring Semester

Duration of studies (semesters)

4

Short description of the study programme

The programme aims to train experts of environmental and regional economics, capable of analysing regional and sustainability-related problems, and propose novel solutions by putting their theoretical knowledge and acquired expertise to practice. Regional economics and management aspects of sustainability are important parts of the programme as well. Courses are highly workshop-oriented, where students may work together to focus local and regional aspects of actual global sustainability challenges. Our experts will be capable of creatively and innovatively contributing to sustainability and regional policy-making, strategic planning and project programming, both in governments and in private enterprises

Minimum requirements

BA/BSc in Economics, Management or engineering/natural sciences field; successful admission test; proof of min 60 ECTS equivalent in specific fields; 

See more information in our website.  

Required language level

English language skills at B2 level, proven by one of the following internationally recognised certificates:

IELTS min. 5.0

Cambridge B2 First (FCE) min. 160

TOEFL iBT min. 72

Trinity Integrated Skills In English (ISE) min. ISE II

TOEIC Listening min. 400 / Reading min. 385

TOEIC Speaking min. 160 / Writing min. 150

Pearson Academic (PTE) min. 29

OR:

  • a Medium of Instruction Certificate

 

Entrance Examination

Yes

Type of Entrance Examination (written/oral/both)

both

Place of Entrance Examination

Electronic exam in BME E-admission system

Description of selection and entrance examination process

Admission procedure in general and general requirements: refer to admission regulations at www.bme.hu Minimum criteria: eligible diploma of BSc, successful admission test;

Steps: - preevaluation of the submitted documents: quality of BSc diploma, quality of BSc transcript, obtained credits in specific fields (min 60 ECTS equivalent), additional evaluated aspects: quality of motivation letter, recommendation letter (if available), extracurricular activities - electronic e-admission test (via internet): technical knowledge; electronic admission interview (given that written test succeeded): technical knowledge, evaluation of language skills (the test is in English), motivation, attitude, technical preparedness in the selected field;

Result: admission to MSc programme /admission rejected

Availability of Preparatory Year

No

Contact (regarding non scholarship holders' administrative issues)

Mrs. Renáta Daru-Dudás

Department of International Academic Affairs

admission@bme.hu

Contact (regarding Stipendium Hungaricum administrative issues)

Ms. Zsuzsanna Pálóczi

Department of International Academic Affairs

international@bme.hu

Contact (academic programme)

Oláh Anita
iso@gtk.bme.hu