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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387 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.

Preparation Course Pre-Master's in Banking and Finance

The Pre-Master's in Banking and Finance course from INTO London World Education Centre offers academic preparation for direct entry to a postgraduate degree in subject areas such as Accounting, Banking, Hospitality, Management, Investment and Marketing at a choice of leading UK universities.

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.

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.

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
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. 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
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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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
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.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. 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. 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 & 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.

Economics
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.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. 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. 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. International Business Management with Sustainability Management

The International Business Management with Sustainability Management programme is aimed at graduates who have little or no business or management background in their first degree and who wish to gain a broad based business qualification to enhance their future career prospects, or at those looking to develop business management knowledge and skills to allow them to change or further their careers.

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. Russia in Global Systems

Our MSc focuses on the challenges involved in Russia’s global engagement & integration. You will gain in-depth knowledge of the interlocking reform challenges that have faced Russia in recent decades, a fluency in Russian current events and an understanding of a range of disciplinary and theoretical approaches to policy and academic analysis, with an emphasis on Russian foreign policy and global policy vis-a-vis Russia.

Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy
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.

Economics
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. Global Sustainable Cities

This innovative programme focuses on tackling major urban opportunities and issues. The MSc Global Sustainable Cities course offered by Strathclyde Business School provides you with the skills and understanding to become a leader in the design and delivery of sustainable city strategies.

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.Sc. Applied Economics

A postgraduate study of applied economics studying traditional theory and post crisis economics. The course design draws heavily from the lessons learned from the recent economic crisis and aims to provide you with a degree in the economics, which is very relevant to today.

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. 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.

Economics
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
M.Sc. International Business Management with Performance Management

Our International Business Management with Performance Management programme is aimed graduates who have little or no business or management background in their first degree and who wish to gain a broad based business qualification to enhance their future career prospects, or at those looking to develop business management knowledge and skills to allow them to change or further their careers.

Postgrad.Cert. Health Economics for Health Care Professionals

The Postgraduate Certificate in Health Economics for Health Care Professionals aims to provide you with the basic principles and tools of health economics so that you can understand the work place situations you encounter from an economic perspective and apply basic economic concepts in your work.

M.A. Economics and Modern History

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 Modern History programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Economics and Finance
M.A. Economics and Statistics

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 Statistics programme of study is through the Faculty of Arts.

School of Economics and Finance