The Macau University of Science and Technology (MUST) has received approval from the Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture to launch a Master of Applied Economics. The programme will last a duration of two years, with the course conducted in Chinese and English, according to the dispatch signed by Alexis Tam Chon Weng and published yesterday in the Official Gazette. This Master’s degree will complement the programmes that are already offered by MUST, such as Master of Business Administration, Science in Accounting and Science in Finance, among others that are part of the School of Business. The School of Business is the largest faculty in MUST and in the school year of 2013/2014 had a total of 3,941 students out of 10,452. Of the total students in the department, 867 were Master’s students.