Study Economics in United Kingdom

Study Economics in United Kingdom

Studying Economics

Economics is the social science that investigates all factors involved in the production, distribution and consumption of goods and services. Its ultimate goal is to optimise all these actions, in order to improve the well-being of economic entities and consumers, which is also the purpose of accountants and financial experts.

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Studying in United Kingdom

The UK has one of the most cosmopolitan societies within Europe and you will study with people from all over the world. The variety of universities and degrees is broad and degrees will be accepted worldwide.

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388 Economics Master's degrees in United Kingdom

M.Sc. Finance and Business Economics

Gain expert advanced training in both finance and related areas of business economics. Examine the links between international macroeconomics and global capital markets. You will graduate from this Finance and Business Economics programme at Alliance Manchester Business School equipped for careers in financial services, banking or industry.

M.Sc. Political Economy of Development

The MSc in the Political Economy of Development from SOAS University of London is the latest addition to a portfolio of Masters programmes offered by the Department of Economics, and is designed for economists who want to concentrate on applied theory and to expand their regional expertise.

Faculty of Law and Social Sciences
M.Sc. International Business Economics

The MSc in International Business Economics at Oxford Brookes University enables you to study a combination of business and economic subjects. You will develop the ability to understand causal relationships between various economic variables, critically evaluate the strategic decision-making process in business, and have an insight into global business policy issues.

M.Sc. Business Economics / International Business Economics

The MSc Business Economics / International Business Economics from City University London is for students who want to apply economics to real-world issues. From transfer pricing, to the complexity of financial markets and the pros and cons of EU membership, you will need to be strong at statistics and quantitative methods to get to grips with the material that makes up the core modules.

School of Arts and Social Sciences
M.Sc. Ecological Economics

Many of the most serious environmental and social problems that we face can be traced to root causes in our economic system. On this MS Ecological Economics programme offered by the University of Leeds, you will develop an understanding of how economic activity gives rise to environmental and social problems, and be introduced to the main tools to tackle them.

M.Sc. Development Economics

All the courses offered by the Department of Economics approach the subject matter from a development perspective. Students on the MSc Development Economics at SOAS University of London will complete courses on macro, micro, quantitative methods and growth. In addition, students must take three optional courses and complete a dissertation in an area of applied economics.

Faculty of Law and Social Sciences
M.A. Economics for Transition

The Schumacher College is delighted to receive your application for Economics for Transition programme whether you are coming directly from an undergraduate degree, taking time-out to study mid-career or wanting an opportunity to retrain in a subject area that is of huge importance to our global economic future and wellbeing.

Preparation Course Foundation Programme in Business, Economics, Finance and Management

The Master’s Foundation Programme in Business, Economics, Finance and Management is available as a two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression* to a wide range of Master’s degrees at UCLan. You will live and study your Foundation programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN) campus.

M.Sc. Economics

At University of Essex they push the frontiers of accepted wisdom, critically examining the decisions of individuals, the strategies of firms, and the policies of governments to understand and challenge the standard paradigms of economics. In our popular flagship masters course you will develop the expert research mind-set required for a high-profile job in finance or business. The MSc in Economics programme is delivered at University of Essex.

Department of Economics
Preparation Course Foundation Programme in Business, Economics, Finance and Management

The Master’s Foundation Programme in Business, Economics, Finance and Management is available as a one, two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression* to a wide range of Master’s degrees at the University of Sunderland. You will study your Foundation programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the University of Sunderland City campus.

M.Sc. Health Policy, Planning and Financing

This Health Policy, Planning & Financing course from London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine aims to develop critical analysis of issues within health policy, planning and financing and to enable students to devise appropriate health policy responses. Students come from a wide range of backgrounds. This is a joint programme provided by the School and the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE).

Faculty of Public Health and Policy
Preparation Course Qualifying Programme in Business

The Master’s Qualifying Programme in Business is available as a one, two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression* to a wide range of Master’s degrees at Coventry University. You will study your Master's programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the Coventry University campus.

M.Sc. Applied Health Economics

Diploma MSc is a collaborative partner of the University of South Wales. On successful completion of this Applied Health Economics course, you will receive a University of South Wales Masters award.

M.Sc. Economics

The MSc Economics course at Nottingham Trent University has been designed to give you an in-depth understanding of economic concepts, principles and techniques by focusing on the application of economics to contemporary real-world issues. You will be encouraged to ‘think like an economist’ through the application of economic ideas and methods drawn from a range of alternative perspectives.

M.Sc. Economics

The Department of Economics at Royal Holloway University of London is unique in being a young department in an established and prestigious College of the University of London. Since 1995, we have quickly developed a strong reputation as a centre of economic research and teaching.

Department of Economics
M.Sc. Experimental Economics

Our Masters in Experimental Economics focuses on economic agents’ behaviour; specifically, the ways in which key economic theories and empirical findings can be used to analyse and explain the behaviour of individuals, firms and governments.

Durham University Business School
M.Sc. Public Economics

Durham University's MSc programmes in Public Economics will give you the opportunity to equip yourself with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career in economics and related disciplines.

Durham University Business School
M.Sc. Economic and Financial Analysis

The Economic and Financial Analysis programme is offered at the Manchester Metropolitan University. This course is aimed at graduates who may have studied economics, finance or business-related degrees at undergraduate level. It is also suitable for those not holding a degree but who possess relevant professional qualifications or experience.

M.Sc. Economics

Intensive, rewarding and inspiring: our economics degrees are recognised around the world for their quality and real world relevance. Our world-class faculty have created a programme that will challenge and stimulate you, equipping you with both the academic and analytical skills you will need for an international career.

Durham University Business School
Pre-Master Graduate Diploma in Economics

Preparation for master's degrees in Business Economics and International Business Economics. The Graduate Diploma in Economics from City University London combines academic study, intensive English language teaching and study skills to prepare you for entry into a postgraduate university degree.

INTO City University London
M.Sc. Health Economics

Health economics is central to today’s healthcare sector. Trained and skilled health economists are in demand as the requirement for more advanced and expensive healthcare puts pressure on policy decisions. The programme is delivered by University of Leeds.

Faculty of Medicine and Health
M.Sc. Economics and Finance

Recognised by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), this programme Economics and Finance at University of Leeds provides an opportunity to combine an understanding of sophisticated economic theory with advanced finance concepts.

Leeds University Business School
M.A. International Political Economy

This MA in International Political Economy course from Newcastle University provides training in the discipline of international political economy. It includes an understanding of contemporary debate on globalisation and its effect on states, economies and societies in both advanced and developing countries.

School of Geography, Politics and Sociology
M.Sc. Economics & Finance

Understanding the interaction between the disciplines of Economics & Finance is now critical to understanding the world we live in. Training in these subjects is essential for those hoping to work in the public or private sector as economists, analysts or consultants. The MSc Economics & Finance is delivered at Strathclyde Business School.

Economics
M.A. International Relations (International Political Economy) MA/PGDip

This International Relations (International Political Economy) MA/PGDip programme from the University of Birmingham is for students from all over the world who are interested in the problems, challenges and opportunities presented by globalisation, and for students wanting to gain an advanced knowledge of the theories and practice of international political economy, from a range of different disciplinary and empirical perspectives.

Department of Philosophy
M.Sc. International Economics

This MSc emphasises applications and has a special focus on international economic issues. It provides you with the skills and knowledge to become a successful, policy-oriented economist in government, international organisations or universities.

School of Social Sciences and Cultural Studies
M.A. Economics and Film Studies

The University has four faculties and each course leading to a degree is administered by one of these faculties. You will belong to the same faculty throughout your time with us and most of the subjects you study will be offered by schools or departments within this faculty. Admission to the MA (Hons) Economics and Film Studies programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Economics and Finance
M.A. International Political Economy

Understand and have a say in the challenges that globalisation presents us. From the sustainability of economic growth to the eradication of poverty, you'll identify the impact of globalisation on the world around us. We will help you achieve an understanding of diverse issues such as the changing nature of international competition, trade, migration and global governance.

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
M.Sc. Eurasian Political Economy & Energy

Our MSc focuses on the political and economic analysis of the extraction, production and export of energy in Eurasia. You will gain in-depth knowledge of the interlocking challenges facing the energy sector – and political, economic and social actors more broadly – in Russia, Central Asia, the Caucasus and Europe, and an understanding of a range of disciplinary and theoretical approaches to policy and academic analysis

Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy
Pre-Master Business

Completing the Pre-Master’s in Business will allow you to progress to a postgraduate degree at Nottingham Trent University.

Nottingham Trent International College
M.Sc. Political Economy

Over the last three decades, political economy has been one of the fastest growing approaches in the social sciences. At Essex, we are primarily interested in the scientific study of political institutions and how they might determine economic variables.

Department of Government
M.A. Economics with Management Science

Economics is the study of the incentives that shape and reconcile the decisions that individuals, businesses, governments and societies make, and the macroeconomic outcomes such as economic fluctuations, growth, unemployment and crises, which may arise from those decisions.

College of Humanities & Social Science
M.Sc. Economics for Development

This is a nine-month degree in development economics with a strong emphasis on bringing methods of modern economic analysis to economic development theory and policy. The course will prepare you for further academic research or for work as a professional development economist in international agencies, governments or the private sector.

M.Sc. International Finance and Economic Development

Our International Finance and Economic Development MSc at the University of Kent prepares you for work as a professional economist in the various public and private institutions concerned with international finance and development throughout the world, or for a career in research or teaching in the field of international finance.

School of Economics
M.Sc. Financial Economics

This course prepares you for a career as an applied economist in commerce, financial institutions and markets, government or academia. You can choose an area to specialise in.

Department of Social Science
M.Sc. Economics and Finance

This Economics and Finance programme from University of Bristol is especially designed for those holding an appropriate degree who wish to expand their career options by building expertise in Finance.

Faculty of Social Sciences and Law
Postgrad.Dip. Economic and Financial Analysis

The Economic and Financial Analysis programme is offered at the Manchester Metropolitan University. This course is aimed at graduates who may have studied economics, finance or business-related degrees at undergraduate level. It is also suitable for those not holding a degree but who possess relevant professional qualifications or experience.

LL.M. International Economic Law

Explore the legal foundations of the global economy with the in depth study of the effect of trade, investment and competition on international business. The LLM International Economic Law programme is offered by City, University of London.

The City Law School
M.A. Economics with Russian (With a year abroad)

The University has four faculties and each course leading to a degree is administered by one of these faculties. You will belong to the same faculty throughout your time with us and most of the subjects you study will be offered by schools or departments within this faculty. Admission to the MA (Hons) Economics with Russian (With a year abroad) programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Economics and Finance
LL.M. Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (LLM)

Our ground-breaking LLM Economic, Social and Cultural Rights builds on our distinctive expertise, reputation and experience of working on the protection of economic, social and cultural rights internationally and domestically in countries around the world.

School of Law
M.Sc. International Economics

The MSc in International Economics is a taught graduate programme that provides specialised and advanced training in international economics, which is achieved through the delivery of specialised courses in trade theory, trade policy and econometrics.

Department of Economics
M.Sc. International Finance & Economic Policy

This Masters programme offers an interdisciplinary training in economics and finance for a career in international finance within the international banking system, international corporations and appropriate public sector agencies such as ministries of finance and central banks.

Adam Smith Business School
Postgrad.Dip. Economic Policy

The Postgraduate Diploma in Economic Policy focuses on the financial aspects of policy making, increasing your understanding of the principles, applications and context underlying economic policy. It can also provide a suitable route towards entering the MSc Finance (major: Economic Policy).

Distance Learning Programmes
M.A. Fashion & the Creative Economy

This MA is cross-faculty, interdisciplinary, and extremely practical. By the end of the course, you will have developed a strong critical understanding of the various challenges faced by the UK fashion industry and acquired the practical and entrepreneurial skills you need to succeed on this creative career path.

Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
M.Sc. Economics

This programme aims to provide balanced and rigorous training in modern theories and techniques in economics at the postgraduate level. Students are introduced to key concepts, ideas, tools and techniques via core and optional course units, and have the opportunity to combine and practice their skills in writing a summer dissertation.

School of Social Sciences
M.Sc. Economic History

The MSc Economic History course from London School of Economics and Political Science offers a flexible programme to those who have already studied economic history at first degree level, or for those who have studied a related discipline and whose interests have moved towards economic history. Applicants for our MSc programmes should have at least an upper second class honours degree, or its equivalent, in the social sciences.

Department of Economic History
M.A. Political Economy of the Middle East

Explore the main theoretical assumptions, methods and research areas of the Political Economy of the Middle East as a discipline. Intellectual and practical skills are developed through core and optional modules which include the study of political economy theory, trade, globalization and business, the politics of development, economic ties with the EU, US and Asia, and welfare studies.

Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy
M.A. Economics & Sociology

Economics is the study of the incentives that shape and reconcile the decisions that individuals, businesses, governments and societies make, and the macroeconomic outcomes such as economic fluctuations, growth, unemployment and crises, which may arise from those decisions.

College of Humanities & Social Science
M.A. Financial Economics

The University has four faculties and each course leading to a degree is administered by one of these faculties. You will belong to the same faculty throughout your time with us and most of the subjects you study will be offered by schools or departments within this faculty. Admission to the MA (Hons) Financial Economics programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Economics and Finance
M.A. Economics

Economics is the study of the incentives that shape and reconcile the decisions that individuals, businesses, governments and societies make, and the macroeconomic outcomes such as economic fluctuations, growth, unemployment and crises, which may arise from those decisions.

College of Humanities & Social Science
LL.M. International Economic Law

Are you looking to gain a theoretical and practical introduction to the main legal issues arising from the globalisation of the world economy? This course focuses specifically on the interplay between international and national regulatory frameworks, through attention to macro-level regulation and micro-level ventures, contracts and transactions.

M.A. IMESS: International Masters in Economy, State and Society

IMESS is an established two-year double degree Masters programme, taught in English and offered by a consortium of leading European Universities headed by University College London (UCL). IMESS draws on an unparalleled pool of resources to offer the definitive Masters course focusing on the fascinating Economies, States and Societies of Central and Eastern Europe.

School of Slavonic and East European Studies
M.Sc. International Finance and Economics

This MSc fosters an understanding of the impact of finance and financial markets on the wider global economy. You explore the theory of finance and quantitative methods in a way that emphasises logical development and application rather than formulae.

Postgrad.Dip. Economics

This is a fast-track, nine-month programme which provides a rigorous training in core skills in analytical Economics and Econometrics, as well as allowing some specialisation in chosen areas of the subject.

Faculty of Social Sciences and Law
M.Sc. Economics and International Relations

Part of our Applied Training Programme which is designed to provide training in new and vocationally attractive skills in Economics, this Economics and International Relations Master's programme from University of East Anglia provides a platform to understand international economics and politics from an interdisciplinary perspective.

School of Economics
M.Sc. Petroleum, Energy Economics and Finance

Petroleum, Energy Economics and Finance is a highly-distinctive, 1-year Masters programme combining the disciplined study of economic principles with a deep understanding of the dynamic, constantly evolving energy industry.

College of Arts and Social Sciences
M.Sc. Financial Risk Management

This course provides a professionally orientated syllabus, offering a thorough training in risk management, portfolio management, investment analysis and finance. The course teaches a range of skills in quantitative analysis, including mathematical techniques, econometrics and programming and the dissertation module gives students an opportunity to conduct industry focused research, relevant to their future employment. The degree provides an excellent preparation for employment within the finance industry, particularly in an analytical or risk management role.

Department of Economics