Examples of student placements


Graduate education in economics has a long-standing tradition in Neuchâtel, and we provide a comprehensive list of our graduates' first placements, including previous versions of the program (MSc in Economics, Major in Economic Policy and MSc in Public Economics).

Private sector and consultancy

  • Partners Group, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Swiss-intelligence.info, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Zimmer Biomet, Winterthur, Switzerland
  • Mbnet AG, Regensdorf, Switzerland
  • Huawei Technologies, Bern, Switzerland
  • Price Waterhouse Cooper, Geneva, Switzerland

Research and academic

  • PhD students in Economics, University of Neuchâtel, University of Lausanne, University of Bern, Switzerland
  • University of Jönköping, Sweden
  • University of Maryland, United States
  • Canadian Energy Research Institute, Calgary, Canada
  • Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
  • FORS Swiss Center for Expertise in Social Sciences, Lausanne

Government and administration

  • Swiss Federal Office of Energy, Bern, Switzerland
  • Swiss Federal Office of Statistics, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
  • Chamber of commerce, State of Neuchâtel, Switzerland
  • Service de statistique, State of Neuchâtel, Switzerland
  • Swiss Federal Office of Justice, Bern, Switzerland
  • Swiss Federal Department of Defence, Bern, Switzerland
  • Swiss Federal Department of Economy, Training and Research, Bern, Switzerland
  • Department of Finance, Canberra, Australia

International organization

  • World Trade Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
  • World Economic Forum, Geneva, Switzerland

Finance and insurance

  • UBS, Zurich, Switzerland
  • SwissLife, Winterthur, Switzerland
  • Banque Cantonale Vaudoise, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • J.P. Morgan, Geneva, Switzerland



Alumni's testimonies

  • Julia Macuglia, 2021, Major in Environmental and Energy Policy
    see interview