International Finance & Economic, M.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    18900
    Tuition (Year)
    9700
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
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The International Finance & Economic programme at the University of Glasgow offers an interdisciplinary training in economics and finance for a career in international finance within the international banking system, international corporations and public sector agencies such as ministries of finance and central banks.
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About

The International Finance & Economic programme at the University of Glasgow offers an interdisciplinary training in economics and finance for a career in international finance within the international banking system, international corporations and public sector agencies such as ministries of finance and central banks.

Why this programme
  • On this programme you will acquire knowledge of banking and public policy, international monetary policy and international financial management.
  • The Adam Smith Business School has been ranked in the top 10% worldwide for economics & finance (RePEc), with two of our academics rated in the top 1%.
Career prospects
As a graduate you will be equipped to pursue careers oriented toward the international economy in central banks, ministries of finance, government agencies, hedge funds, commercial banks, investment banks, consulting firms, rating agencies and international organisations. Recent graduates of this programme work for organisations such as PepsiCo, HSBC and the finance section of local and national governments.

Programme Structure

Core courses
  • International corporate finance
  • International macroeconomics and policy
  • International finance and money
  • International financial management.
Sample optional courses
  • Basic econometrics
  • Behavioural economics: theory and applications
  • Financial analysis and equity valuation
  • Financial institutions and markets in developing countries
  • Foreign direct investment and development
  • Growth and development
  • IMF, World Bank and economic growth
  • Intermediate econometrics for applications in financial and development studies
  • International banking and financial markets
  • International trade
  • Modelling and forecasting financial markets
  • Money, finance and growth
  • Project planning, appraisal and implementation
  • Public finance.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

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Academic Requirements

Entry requirements
  • 2.1 Honours degree in Economics, or a related discipline such as Finance, Accounting or Management, with at least 3 credit-bearing modules in Economics and/or Finance. Students with other qualifications and/or relevant work experience can also be considered.

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Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 18900 International
  • EUR 9700 EU/EEA

Funding

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www.glasgow.ac.uk/scholarships

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