Program:Master of Chinese Economy (MACE)

<Program description>

The School of Applied Economics offers this university-level two-year program, known as the Master of Chinese Economy (MACE) for overseas undergraduates. This program is dedicated to providing students with analytical training developing the critical thinking skills and acquiring knowledge necessary to become experts at China’s economy and policies. Our graduates will be able to work in China in various areas such as multinational corporations, financial institutions, government agencies, and academic organizations. All courses offered are taught in ENGLISH. Most of our professors have international backgrounds with years of study and research in prestigious universities and academic institutions worldwide; besides, they have impressive list of publications issued globally . Each student can obtain one-to-one guidance from our professors to conduct academic research and .solve practical problems in the field.


  1. Applicants must be a citizen of a country other than the People’s Republic of China, and be in good health.

  2. Applicants must be a bachelor degree holder or above.


The deadline is April 30 2021.

<Admission Procedure>

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<Application Materials>

Please refer to the2022 Master in English Enrollment Guide through the website <Tuition>

The tuition rate is 60,000 RMB (around US $8800) per academic yearexcluding boarding, books and course materials, medical care services, field trip and other personal expenses.

<Core Courses with Credits>

A total of 34 graduate credits are required to complete the program, including a thesis. The program is comprised of 7 credits of required basic courses, 15 credits of required core courses, 10 credits of elective courses, and 2 credits of social practice. The requirements are as follows:

Required Basic Courses

Contemporary Chinese Politics

Foreign Language

Required Core Courses

3 Credits

4 Credits

Mathematical Economics

3 Credits

Statistics and Econometrics

3 Credits

Applied Microeconomics

3 Credits

Applied Macroeconomics

3 Credits

Contemporary Chinese Economy

2 Credits

Academic Writing and Standards

1 Credits

Game Theory

2 Credits

Elective Courses

Studies on The Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era

2 Credits

Macro-economic Management

2 Credits

Studies on Xi Jinping Major Discourses on Education

2 Credits

Macroeconomic Forecasting

2 Credits

Industrial Organization Theory and its Applications to the Chinese Economy

2 Credits

Social Practice

Social Practice

2 Credits


Applicants can refer to programs of Chinese Government Scholarships and Renmin University of China Scholarships.

School of Applied Economics sets up scholarships exclusive for international students as well, and the scholarship is up to 60,000 RMB (around US $8800) per academic year depending on the comprehensive evaluation of the candidate.


Anita Zhang

614A Mingde Main Building

School of Applied Economics

Renmin University of China

Beijing 100872, P. R. China

Tel.: +86 10-61934984

Fax: +86 10-82500257