Master of Energy Economics atRice University , HoustonSchool of Social Sciences


12 months (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • The Master of Energy Economics (MEECON) is a 12-month, full-time professional master's program designed to educate future leaders and strategic thinkers in the energy sector
  • Students develop skills to provide insightful analysis of energy markets in order to inform future market orientation, capital asset decisions, and firm strategic direction
  • Students are required to complete 40 credit hours within the 12 months, which are separated into four sessions


  • University Rankings
    • #101-150

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #94

      - QS 2022

    • #136

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #17

      - US News & World Report 2022

    • #167

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 45,05,440
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 8,40,498
InsuranceINR 2,00,026
Mandatory FeesINR 42,569
Books and SuppliesINR 62,144
Personal ExpensesINR 1,55,360
TotalINR 13,00,597

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 77.68


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 9ᵗʰ December 2021

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


CGPA - 3/0

  • Applicants must have completed a bachelors degree from an accredited institution with a GPA of 3.0/4.0
  • The ideal applicant would come from, or seek, business development and/or strategic planning position within the energy sector. This applicant would also possess a predisposition for using economic models and quantitative methods to help form well-reasoned insights into energy sector developments. Demonstration of reasonable performance in college-level mathematics courses that include calculus, and preferably multivariable calculus, is ideal. The applicant need not have previously studied economics at the university level


Marks - 90/120


Marks - 7/9

Other eligibility criteria
Applicants with a degree from a university where English is the official language are exempt from submitting TOEFL/IELTS scores Applicants are recommended but not required to submit scores from either the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)
Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Statement of Purpose is required

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for USA.
Average Class profile for this course
Work Experience5.9 years
Student Age27.9

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