Prospects and Opportunities
MSc Economics graduates will be prepared for a successful career as Economists/Econometricians in industry, research centers, and international agencies, and for admission to the best Ph.D. programs worldwide.
PLACEMENT OF OUR GRADUATES IN RECENT YEARS
Ph.D.: a large share of our graduates goes on to doctoral studies. In the past few years, our students were admitted to prestigious Ph.D. programs in Economics at renowned universities, such as Autonomous University of Barcelona, Berkley, Boston University, Collegio Carlo Alberto, European University Institute, HEC Lausanne, Imperial College London, IMT, LSE, RED, Stockholm School of Economics, Tinbergen Institute, Toulouse School of Economics, University Carlos III of Madrid, University of Chicago, University College London, University of Essex, University of Florence, University of Gothenburg, University of Mannheim, University of Strathclyde, University of Warwick, University of Zurich, and others.
Profession: Graduates who do not go on to Ph.D. typically find employment, generally in the private sector. In the past few years, our graduates have found employment mostly within international firms, management, and financial consultancy, and firms offering specialized business services (such as Accenture, ALD Automotive, Deloitte, ENEL, EY, KPMG, Prometeia, PwC, UniCredit). In said firms, our graduates work as a business and financial consultants and analysts or as data analysts. Other graduates have undertaken internships or won job positions in institutions and international organizations, such as the European Commission, the European Central Bank, the European Investment Fund, the Bank of Italy, FAO, IFAD, OECD, the Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance, and other research institutions in Italy or abroad.
More information on the placement of graduates can be found here.
We offer a dedicated job alert service reserved for our students and Alumni. The reserved job offers are sent out by e-mail. Moreover, we have created a list of suggestions for internship and job opportunities.
RESEARCH ASSISTANT AND PRE-DOC MARKET
If you are interested in getting or are already looking for a research assistant position, you should consult these useful links:
Every year we organize the Alumni Day: Orienting your Future Seminar for fostering interaction and networking.
Alumni can be privileged interlocutors for issues of exchange of opportunities and knowledge, deepening and updating of skills, as well as career advancement and career goals. You can read more about our graduates and their career progress from their LinkedIn profiles.