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MSc Economics and Finance
MSc Economics and Finance

MSc Economics and Finance

  • ID:UY440263
  • Level:Master's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

2:1 or equivalent in Economics, Finance or a related discipline, with evidence on your degree transcript of strong grades in economics, mathematics and statistics modules at an intermediate (2nd year) level.

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

Globalisation means an ever-increasing demand for specialists in economics and finance.

This intellectually demanding course will provide you with the essential skills you need to follow professional careers in these areas or to pursue further research.

Aimed at students with a prior knowledge of economics, this course will give you a thorough grounding in theoretical and applied finance and economics. You'll join one of the largest economics departments in the country and be taught by highly qualified staff

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You will take core modules which may include:

Core modules

  • Advanced Microeconomics 

  • Advanced Macroeconomics or Advanced Macroeconomics 2: International Finance and Trade 

  • Econometrics 1 and 2 

  • Theory of Finance

  • Financial Markets 

Option modules

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

  • Corporate Finance 

  • Continuous-time Finance and Derivative Assets 

  • Design and Analysis of Mechanisms and Institutions 

  • Emerging Market Macroeconomics 

  • Financial Engineering 

  • Financial Risk Management

  • Fixed Income Securities 

  • Investment and Portfolio Management 

  • Money and Banking 

  • Project 

  • Time Series 

  • Topics in Financial Econometrics

  • Applied Microeconometrics 

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • Corporate investment banker

  • Internal auditor

  • Financial analyst

  • Credit officer

  • Marketing expert at a bank

  • Risk manager 

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance - Single: 300 (£) per year

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