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MSc Econometrics and Economics
MSc Econometrics and Economics

MSc Econometrics and Economics

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  • Level:Master's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

Undergraduate degree, 2:1 or equivalent in a subject with sufficient econometrics and economics content. A strong background in mathematics or statistics would be an advantage.

Other qualifications and experience, If you have been out of study for a while, or do not have a strong background in economics or mathematics and statistics but have other relevant qualifications or experience, you may be required to take the Summer Session in Economics and Quantitative Methods as a condition of your offer. Alternatively, the Session can also be taken as a stand-alone course.

English Requirements

If English isn't your first language you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability. We accept the following qualifications:

  • IELTS, 6.5, minimum 6.0 in each component

  • C1 Advanced and C2 Proficiency, 176, minimum 169 in each component

  • Duolingo, 110, minimum 100 in all other components

  • LanguageCert, B2 Communicator High Pass with 33/50 in each component

  • PTE Academic, 61, minimum 55 in each component

  • TOEFL, 87, minimum 21 in each component

  • Trinity ISE III, Merit in all requirements

Course Information

The public and private sectors are gaining an increasing awareness of the value of quantitative skills to assess and use evidence from large amounts of data, making econometricians highly sought after.

Build the essential skills that you need to follow a professional career, or pursue further research, in applied and theoretical econometrics. This course is aimed at those with a prior knowledge of economics and econometrics, and/or mathematics and statistics.

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You will take core modules which may include:

Core modules

  • Advanced Microeconomics 

  • Advanced Macroeconomics 

  • Advanced Macroeconomics 2: International Finance and Trade 

  • Econometric Methods for Research 

  • Applied Microeconometrics 

  • Time Series 

  • Either Project or Topics in Financial Econometrics 

Option modules

You will take a selection of option modules, examples of which may include:

  • Design and Analysis of Mechanisms and Institutions

  • Development Economics: Theory and Evidence 

  • Emerging Market Macroeconomics 

  • Financial Markets

  • Project 

  • Public Sector Economics: Microeconomic Applications 

  • Topics in Financial Econometrics

  • Money and Banking

  • Fixed Income Securities 

  • Investment and Portfolio Management 

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • Policy Associate

  • Economist

  • University researcher

  • Risk manager

  • Civil Service Fast Streamer

  • Management consultant

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance - Single: 300 (£) per year

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