Economics, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    15100
    Tuition (Full programme)
    6400
    Tuition (Full programme)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

The MSc Economics from University of Bristol is an intensive one-year programme providing a flexible and attractive set of units to those interested in applied research. The MSc Economics from University of Bristol is an intensive one-year programme providing a flexible and attractive set of units to those interested in applied research.

Programme Structure

Core units

The programme starts with four compulsory units in the first term:

  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Econometrics
  • Applied Economics
Optional units

Four units are taken in the second term. This is where you shape your exit degree based on choices from the 11 available units. The four available exit degree titles are:

  • MSc Economics
  • MSc Economics (Macroeconomics)
  • MSc Economics (Microeconomics)
  • MSc Economics (Economic Policy)

Each exit degree has a unique structure as follows:

  • MSc Economics
    You can choose any of the option units from the listing.
  • MSc Economics (Macroeconomics)
    You must take Further Macroeconomics plus three units from: Further Econometrics, Banking, Derivatives, Behavioural Finance.
  • MSc Economics (Microeconomics)
    You can take four units from: Labour Economics, Health Economics, Education Economics, Development Economics, Further Econometrics, Banking.
  • MSc Economics (Economic Policy)
    You must take Programme Evaluation and Policy Experiments plus two units from: Labour Economics, Health Economics, Economics of Education, Development Economics.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

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Academic Requirements

A first or good upper second-class honours degree in Economics (or equivalent).

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • GBP 15100 International
  • GBP 6400 EU/EEA

Funding

The Faculty of Social Sciences and Law has an allocation of 1+3 and +3 ESRC scholarships.

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