Top five in Australia
Ranked top five in the Australia for Economics by the 2020 QS World Rankings by Subject, you will study one of Australia’s leading economics degrees from world-renowned experts and researchers.
This degree is designed for students with a strong background in mathematics, or professionals requiring high-end training in some aspects of economic theory and applications. It is also suitable for students seeking a stepping stone towards a PhD in the area of economics.
In this course you will analyse real-world matters, from public policy to law and financial markets.
At the University of Sydney you will receive advanced training in economics and a pathway to higher degree study. With innovative instruction in cutting-edge economic theory and applications, it is a challenging graduate program in economics for highly focused students.
Our classes are small and you will learn the methods of economic modelling and the art and science of working with data using sophisticated tools. We have a long tradition of excellence and dynamic research activities in all fields of economics.
The Graduate Diploma in Economic Analysis will prepare you for a career in academia or a highly skilled economic job at institutions such as the Reserve Bank of Australia, the Productivity Commission, the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority and the Australian Securities Exchange.
Our graduates include Nobel Laureate in Economics and game theory pioneer, John Harsanyi, Reserve Bank of Australia Governor, Glenn Stevens and Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Justin Wolfers (University of Michigan).
Admission to candidature for the Graduate Diploma in Economic Analysis requires:
You can progress from the Graduate Certificate to a Graduate Diploma or Masters, or from a Graduate Diploma to Masters in the same subject area, after successful completion of the shorter course with a minimum distinction (75%) average mark.
IELTS 7.0 – no band below 6.5
Camperdown/ Darlington campus