Economics, M.Sc.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • 15920
    Tuition (Year)
    7880
    Tuition (Year)
  • English
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The MSc Economics aims to provide students with a thorough knowledge and understanding of the concepts, tools and methods of modern economics, together with the application of these methods to the analysis of economic problems.
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  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

The MSc Economics aims to provide students with a thorough knowledge and understanding of the concepts, tools and methods of modern economics, together with the application of these methods to the analysis of economic problems.

The programme is designed to equip students to undertake independent research in economics and also to provide the training necessary for a career as an economist in the public and the private sector.

The MSc Economics provides advanced training in economic analysis and offers a wide range of optional subjects. It offers students the opportunity to study particular areas of economics in greater depth, from both a theoretical and an empirical perspective.

Career opportunities

  • Banking and finance
  • Accountancy
  • Management
  • Civil Service
  • International agencies
  • Journalism

Programme Structure

Compulsory modules
  • Preliminary Mathematics and Statistics
  • Quantitative Economics
  • Topics in Economic Theory
  • Topics in Macroeconomics
Core modules
  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics

Detailed Programme Facts

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      Dates reflect the university's timezone.

  • Credits (ECTS)
    60 ECTS
  • Duration full-time 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • Educational variant Part-time, Full-time

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Academic Requirements

  • We welcome applications from students who have, or expect to have, a good undergraduate degree in economics (upper second-class or higher). Strong candidates from related fields will also be considered. Find out about equivalent entry requirements and qualifications for your country.
  • All applicants should have academic background in quantitative methods, such as mathematics, statistics, or econometrics. Those applying to MSc Economics and Econometrics or MSc Finance and Econometrics should be particularly competent in these areas.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 15920 International
  • GBP 7880 EEA
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