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
This course will prepare you for a career in corporations and government bodies involved with stock markets, project investment and the finance industry.
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.
The dissertation gives you the chance to conduct your own research.
|September 2017 start||
Course description 2017
This prestigious course will give you the edge in understanding corporate finance and pricing assets, blended with applying the latest economic principles.
It will prepare you for a career in corporations and government bodies involved with stock markets, project investment and the finance industry
Examples of optional modules
A good 2:1 degree in economics 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 7.0 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.