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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341 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. 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

This MSc Economics programme from SOAS University of London will equip you with the specialist knowledge required by international employers in both the business and public sectors; as well as providing rigorous foundations for those who wish to go on to research in economics at the PhD level.

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
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. Economics and Finance

Understanding the interaction between the disciplines of Economics and 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. University of Strathclyde offers the MSc in Economics and Finance degree programme.

M.Sc. Ecological Economics

The Ecological Economics Masters from The University of Edinburgh focuses on how to make sustainability and environmental management work in practice through the application of economic principles.

School of GeoSciences
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
Pre-Master Postgraduate Foundation Programme in Business, Economics, Finance and Management

The Postgraduate 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

Take advantage of one of our 100 Master’s Scholarships to study at Swansea University, the Times Good University Guide’s Welsh University of the Year 2017. Postgraduate loans are also available to English and Welsh domiciled students. For more information on fees and funding please visit our website.

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. 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. 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. Finance (Economics and Finance)

Durham University's MSc in Finance (Economics and Finance) offers rigorous training in macro- and micro-economic analysis. Throughout the course you’ll investigate links with financial theory, as well as government policy making and its impact on the markets. If you’re focused on a career on the analytical side of investment banking and hedge fund management, this is the programme for you.

Durham University Business School
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. 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
M.Sc. Economics

Intensive, rewarding and inspiring: our economics degrees are recognised around the world for their quality and real world relevance. Durham University's world-class faculty have created an Economics 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
M.A. Economics for Transition

Are you ready for economic change? Help create a system fit for the challenges of the 21st Century and become a leader in our new low-carbon, resilient and equitable economy. Learn from the cutting-edge thinkers, practitioners and activists who are making economic change a global reality.

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. 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. Quantitative Financial Economics

MSc Quantitative Financial Economics course from University of East Anglia is a one year applied training degree designed to develop your knowledge and understanding of the economics of quantitative financial economics with an emphasis on financial markets and asset pricing models.

School of Economics
M.Sc. Economics

The course is designed to give students a thorough background in the latest advances in theoretical, applied and empirical economics.<br>

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

This MSc is designed to equip you with the analytical tools required of a modern economist or econometrician. You will learn how to apply these techniques to research questions and will be trained in programming computers using specialist econometric software.

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

Designed in conjunction with the financial services sector, the MSc International Economics and Finance will advance your quantitative knowledge and expertise in international economics and finance enabling you to compete successfully in the international arena. Based on academic knowledge with a strong focus on current issues affecting the global financial market, our programme produces industry-ready graduates with a holistic knowledge of international economics and the financial techniques to meet the needs of the global marketplace.

Department of Law, Economics, Accountancy & Risk
M.Sc. Economics & Financial Economics

The Economics & Financial Economics course at the University of Nottingham explores current theories, whilst providing students with research training and the core skills and techniques needed for analytical work on financial markets.

M.Sc. Financial Economics

The Financial Economics course at Cardiff University offers knowledge and expertise for a career in fund management, stock-broking, investment banking, corporate treasury and other financial sector roles.

Cardiff Business School
M.Sc. International Financial Analysis

This International Financial Analysis course from Newcastle University develops an in-depth understanding of financial reporting and management in the context of the international financial environment. It analyses individual companies with substantial emphasis on corporate strategy, accounting and valuation.

Newcastle University Business School
M.Phil. Economics

Our Economics MPhil and PhD programmes aim to develop rigorous scholars who can advance both academic knowledge and practice in the area of Economics. The programmes are designed to give you greater depth to your professional life and to equip you with the skills necessary to succeed in a knowledge-intensive economy.

Newcastle University Business School
M.A. Social Research (Economic and Social History) MA

The Social Research (Economic and Social History) MA programme from University of Birmingham provides research training that will prepare you to undertake research in the field of economic and social history. Its particularly useful if you want to convert to the study of economic and social history, or if you have already studied in this area and wish to improve your skills. It is recognised by the Economic and Social Research Council as providing the requisite research training for a PhD so you can apply for funding for the MA to be the first (training) year of a four-year PhD.

Department of History
M.Sc. Advanced Computer Science with Internet Economics

This one-year full time programme, formerly known as MSc in Computation and Game Theory, is intended for graduates who already have a first degree in Computer Science, or in Economics, or a closely related subject. It is related to the "cutting-edge" academic discipline of Algorithmic Game Theory, which lies at the intersection of Economics and Computer Science and provides a mathematical platform to modern Internet applications such as Electronic Commerce or Google sponsored search auctions.

M.A. Economics and Spanish (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 and Spanish (With a year abroad) programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Economics and Finance
M.A. Politics & Economic & Social History

Students of politics explore the origins and present-day contexts of conflicts over power and resources; the morality of political action, the limits of freedom and justice, and the processes of governance at various levels. Politics joint honours programmes are available with many subjects such as languages, history, economics, economic and social history and philosophy. Politics is part of a vibrant research-led community consisting of c.30 full-time academic staff and over 400 undergraduate students.

College of Humanities & Social Science
M.Sc. Health Economics and Econometrics

The MSc in Health Economics and Econometrics, University of Birmingham is ideal for new graduates hoping to pursue a career in health economics or for those currently working in the health care sector who wish to develop skills in health economics.

School of Health & Population Sciences (HaPS)
M.Sc. Economics

All students study macro- and microeconomic principles, statistics, mathematics and two options in economics including at least one of international trade and the economics of development over the course of nine months. Successful completion of the Diploma with an average mark of at least 60 per cent provides guaranteed admission to an MSc degree in economics in the following academic year.

M.Sc. Financial Economics

A full-time nine-month programme that provides outstanding training in the tools of financial economics sought by financial institutions, companies and public organisations. The MSc in Financial Economics combines a rigorous academic core with tailored practical applications, designed in consultation with leading financial recruiters.

M.Sc. Energy Finance and Markets

MSc in Energy Finance and Markets runs for one academic year, starting in mid-September. The programme applies principles of financial and resource economics to prepare students for careers in old and new energy markets and industries, as well as the public sector.

Postgraduate Programmes
M.Sc. Economics, Banking & Finance

This programme focuses on economic analysis of financial and banking issues. It is aimed at policy-makers, postgraduate students who are interested in financial markets, or those who work in financial institutions and government organisations.

Adam Smith Business School
M.A. Economics and German

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 German programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Economics and Finance
M.Sc. Economic Development and Policy Analysis

The MSc Economic Development and Policy Analysis, University of Nottingham explores current theories, issues and evidence in economic policy as applied to developing countries. It is ideal for students who have a particular interest in development issues and want to apply an advanced level knowledge of economics to practical and policy issues.

M.Sc. Latin American Development

Our MSc Latin American Development integrates a thorough grounding in development theory with the in-depth study of Latin America. By exploring the contemporary and historical experiences of this region you will develop an understanding of the deep roots of social change and the background to current development challenges and policy debates.

Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy
Postgrad.Dip. Economics for Competition Law

Take your career to that next level by enrolling on this Economics for Competition Law specialised distance learning programme from King's College London. You will gain new skills, a respected degree and further your career – all in just eight months and without interrupting your employment.

M.Sc. Finance and Economics

The MSc Finance and Economics from University of Southampton is designed to equip students with the specialist skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a career at a high level in the financial sector. In addition, the programme provides the necessary training to undertake research in the area of finance at a leading university.

Social Sciences
M.A. Development and International Economics

The Development and International Economics MA is one of a suite of masters degrees in economics at Kingston University that are focused on giving you the ability and confidence to analyse and offer solutions to real-world problems.

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
M.Sc. Economics

Our MSc Economics programmes are intended to deepen your knowledge and understanding of economics as an academic discipline. Each programme draws upon the internationally rated research undertaken within the department and the experience of our academics in developing economic policy at organisations such as the Bank of England, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and the United Nations.

School of Business and Economics
M.Sc. Economics

Economics is about how people make choices in conditions of resource scarcity and the results of these choices for society. It’s about understanding the world around us and our place in it. The Economics programme is offered by Queen's University Belfast.

M.Sc. Economics and Econometrics

This programme provides a solid foundation in economics together with advanced teaching in Econometric subjects, led by Professor James Davidson, a leading academic in the subject.

School of Business and Economics
M.Sc. Financial and Business Economics

Careers in business and finance often require an economic approach. Our MSc Financial and Business Economics allows you to study the economic principles that are at the heart of finance and business, and to develop an awareness of their applications.

Department of Economics
M.Sc. Economics and Econometrics

This programme aims to provide balanced and rigorous training in modern theories in economics and econometrics at the postgraduate level. Although similar to the MSc in Economics, its differs in the level of econometric course units it provides, as well as extending the coverage in macroeconomic and microeconomic theory by providing a course unit in mathematical economics.

School of Social Sciences
LL.M. Law and Economics

The LLM Law and Economics is a joint programme offered by the Centre for Commercial Law Studies and the School of Economics and Finance at Queen Mary University of London. It is a specialist programme which aims to provide rigorous training in theoretical and applied economic analysis as a means of analysing law and the legal framework. It is designed for students with an academic background in Law or Economics.

School of Law
M.A. Managing in the Creative Economy

The creative industries are fast outpacing traditional industries, with an increasing number of countries placing them at the heart of their economic development. The prosperity of people across the globe depends on the creativity of designers, authors, film makers, musicians, architects and other 'content' creators in a way that it has never done before.

Faculty of Business and Law
M.Sc. Economics and Public Policy

This MSc in Economics and Public Policyis from University of Bristol is an intensive one-year programme for students wishing to pursue careers as economists in the public sector or as academic researchers in the field of public sector economics.

Faculty of Social Sciences and Law
M.Sc. Financial Economics

MSc in Financial Economics from University of Leicester is approved by the Chartered Financial Analysis Institute and provides you with a foundation for a career as an economic or financial analyst in business, government or a major international organisation. You will develop an in-depth understanding of the principles of finance, investment analysis and analytical methods of modern finance. You will also have the opportunity to use Bloomberg, the industry standard platform for investment and trading.

Department of Economics
M.Sc. Economic Evaluation for Health Technology Assessment

The MSc in Economic Evaluation for Health Technology Assessment (HTA) aims to further students' knowledge and understanding of basic and advanced issues in the economic evaluation of health technology assessment through high quality training in relevant theoretical and practical issues.

M.Sc. Behavioural Economics

Behavioural economics is a rapidly expanding field, investigating the human and social factors influencing the decisions made by consumers, borrowers and investors. The Behavioural Economics programme is offered at the University of Nottingham.

M.Sc. Global Economy

The global economy is a complex and challenging place. This Masters in Global Economy, taught by internationally acknowledged experts in their fields, unravels many of the complexities and explores the challenges. This Global Economy programme at University of Glasgow is ideal for those who do not have a degree or background in economics or business but wish to explore the field.

School of Social and Political Sciences