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Course Programme 2023-2024

Compulsory courses

These courses are compulsory for first-year PhD researchers and MRes students.

For each compulsory course there are additional exercise classes by teaching assistants.

The background course on Mathematics and the background course on Probability and Statistics run intensively in August and September, while the other compulsory courses (divided in 3 modules) run twice a week from early September till end of March. The Macroeconomics module will start in Teaching Block II (in November) and will continue until the end of May.

In addition, a 5-class methods course will run in Teaching Block III in the Spring.

Advanced Courses

During the first, second and third year, PhD researchers are required to pass 8 advanced courses to be chosen with the agreement of the supervisor/advisor. First-year researchers can only attend advanced courses in Block IV.

MRes students are required to pass 4 advanced courses in Block III and IV.

Each teaching block is followed by exams.

Each teaching block is followed by exams – please see overview below:

Teaching Block I Teaching Block II Teaching Block III Teaching Block IV
29 Aug - 27 Oct 13 Nov - 12 Jan 29 Jan - 15 Mar 02 April - 17 May
Revision & Exam weeks: 30 Oct - 10 Nov

Revision & Exam weeks: 15 Jan - 26 Jan

Revision & Exam weeks: 18 Mar - 27 Mar

Revision & Exam weeks: 20 May - 31 May

Registration Deadline: 1 September

Registration Deadline: 15 October

Registration Deadline: 15 January

Registration Deadline: 15 March

Course Registration

If you want to register for a course, please consult the Common Course Catalogue.


Outline of the Microeconomics sequence - compulsory and advanced courses - 2023-24

Last update: July 2023

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Outline of Macroeconomics Sequence - compulsory and advanced courses - 2023-24

Last update: July 2023

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Outline of the Applied Economics and Econometrics Sequence at the EUI

Last update: October 2023

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