1. Profile

The Program is open to students with a strong interest in economic policy making in developing countries and international economic relations.

International applicants must have either:

  • A university graduate degree obtained after 5 years of university education.
  • A university graduate degree obtained after 4 years of university education and 2 years at least of professional experience.

Belgian students must have a "Master 120" or equivalent (for details, contact us).

Only applicants with a strong background in economics will be considered.

Admission is limited so as to ensure sufficient availability of the staff and close and numerous interactions amongst the students.

Admission decisions are not subject to appeal. 

2. Documents for admission:

  •  For ARES-CCD Scholarship applicants

Note that applications should be sent directly to the ARES-CCD (Brussels).

Application has to be delivered to the ARES-CDD before mid-February 2016.

For more information about scholarships


  • For non ARES-CCD Scholarship applicants
    • European students: you have to fulfill the administrative requirements with the "Service des inscriptions" of the University of Namur.
    • The non EU students without scholarship : you also have to fulfill the administrative requirement with the "Service des inscriptions".The answers for the first two questions have to be chosen from a scroll-down menu in French (due to administrative constraints). Select first  “sciences-economiques et de gestion” and then “master de spécialisation en economie internationale et du developpement”.  Note that you should always answer “no” to the question “have you applied before”.

The Deadline is April 30.

In addition you will must in particular complete the "Financial Plan" supplied by the UNamur. For information, the required financial capacity for the academic year 2014-2015 was set at 11.000 €.

3. Visas and Expenses

 Visa regulations may require that some applicants offer a proof of their ability to meet their living expenses in Belgium.

4. Registration Fees

 Information about tuition fees may be found at the here.