MSc Business Finance and Economics
Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences
Train to be a professional economist to understand and apply powerful economics techniques that make a real difference to the outside world.
About the course
|September 2016 start||
Course description 2016
You supply the talent and the ambition and we give you a thorough grounding in quantitative analysis, business finance and industrial organisation. Those are the basic ingredients you need for an exceptional career.
This masters will enable you to develop your skills as an economist in business finance.
There are computer practicals, lectures, seminars, surgeries and workshops. You're assessed on essays, project work and exams. The dissertation gives you the chance to conduct your own research.
|September 2017 start||
Course description 2017
Develop your skills as an economist in business finance, gaining specialist skills in understanding the economic decisions facing businesses and managers in organisations.
This course prepares you for a career as an economist in commercial companies, consultancy or finance.
Examples of optional modules
A good 2:2 undergraduate degree in economics usually with mathematics and statistics components. We’ll also consider students with very good degrees in related subjects with strong economics, finance (not accounting finance), mathematics and/or statistics components.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It is a quick and easy process.
If you'd like to know more about any aspect of our courses, contact us:
Mrs Louise Harte
The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.