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Strategic Economics

Vilnius University
Lithuania, Vilnius
Faculty of Economics and Business Administration Lithuania, Sauletekio ave. 9, Building II, Vilnius
Tuition fee €5,460 per year

*Tuition fee is subject to change in accordance with national legislation.

Application fee €100 per year

The application fee is non-refundable.

More information

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Overview

The Strategic Economics program is truly unique in its approach, explicitly designed for students who are eager to master the intricacies of business strategy. It’s a program that prepares you for roles where you’ll lead the design and execution of firms‘ competition, products, strategic accounts, essential business changes, and mergers & acquisitions. To achieve this, we delve deep into economic theories, blending fundamental principles like game theory, behavioural economics, and supply chain economics with strategic planning. This unique blend allows you to understand how these theories shape real-world business outcomes. Our curriculum strongly emphasises practical skills, equipping you with the ability to use economic metrics and analytical tools. This hands-on approach ensures you can craft and assess business strategies and their real-world impact in a dynamic economy.

Our Strategic Economics program is not just about theoretical knowledge. We concentrate on market dynamics and competitive analysis, preparing you to interpret and anticipate market conditions effectively. The courses encompass crucial topics for making strategic decisions in a competitive business environment. This focus on practical skills ensures that you not only acquire theoretical knowledge but also develop the ability to apply it in real-world scenarios. This pragmatic orientation instils in you the confidence to tackle real-world business challenges.

The Strategic Economics program offers an in-depth examination of the economic implications of policies and regulations. This equips our students with the skills to navigate complex regulatory landscapes. Our comprehensive approach guarantees a broad comprehension of economic principles and their strategic applications, fostering long-term growth and sustainability across diverse business environments.

Career opportunities

Strategic Economics is tailored to foster leadership and strategic insight, preparing graduates for influential roles across various sectors. With a robust grounding in economic theories integrated with practical strategic applications, our alums are poised to lead and innovate in high-stakes environments. The program equips students with the tools to analyze, strategize, and implement decisions that profoundly impact their organizations. By merging academic rigor with real-world applications, graduates are well-prepared to take on pivotal roles that require a deep understanding of markets, economics, and strategic management. Here are the types of positions you can expect to move into after completion of the program: Director of Innovation & Sales, Head of Strategic Accounts, Senior Program Manager, Creative Director, Chief Consultant, Director of Mergers & Acquisitions, Strategic Partnerships Manager, Lead Creative Strategist. We believe these roles represent just a sample of the diverse opportunities available for Strategic Economics program graduates in the labor market. The skills acquired through this program open doors to numerous other strategic positions, enabling graduates to lead and innovate in various dynamic sectors.

Apply now! Fall semester 2024/25
Application period has ended
Studies commence
1 Sept 2024
Apply now! Fall semester 2024/25
Application period has ended
Studies commence
1 Sept 2024