The programme begins with a compulsory introductory course designed to provide you with the essential foundations in macroeconomics, microeconomics and econometrics. This will prepare you for the advanced level of the core teaching programme.
You will then take courses in Advanced Microeconomics, Advanced Macroeconomics and Econometric Analysis, in addition to a fourth elective course. Options are diverse, and include courses as varied as International Economics, Monetary Economics, Corporate Finance, Asset Markets, Portfolio Management and Stochastic Processes.
This programme will be ideal if you would like to pursue a career as an economist or econometrician, in a variety of industries. Many graduates also choose to proceed to PhD study.
The technical level of the material covered is perhaps higher than for any other master's degree in the area, and the programme has a long-standing international reputation, with many distinguished economists and econometricians among its graduates.
The programme comprises ten months of full-time study. You take three compulsory courses and a fourth elective course. You are also required to attend an introductory course.
Focuses on the emphasis to mathematical methods following a proof-based approach, and provides a firm grounding in classical microeconomic theory as well as a variety of recent developments from behavioural economics and other fields.
Provides a thorough grounding in macroeconomics. This will include assessing the business cycle and the main techniques used to analyse modern macroeconomics models.
Covers advanced treatment of the theory of estimation and inference for econometric models.
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You only need to take one of these language tests:
Minimum required score:
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