MSc — 2024 entry Economics and Finance

The financial services sector is a crucial part of the modern economy. It employs more than one million people in the UK alone. Financial professionals need to develop an in-depth knowledge of both economics and financial markets to solve complex problems. This masters will place you in a strong position to be a major player in the financial industry.  

Key course information

Typical offer
2:1 minimum
Start date
September 2024
1 year
UK fees
Overseas fees
Stag Hill

Why choose
this course?

  • Our MSc in Economics and Finance will engage you with a transformative curriculum that promotes advanced knowledge in both subjects and offers many opportunities to develop skills that are relevant to the modern world.
  • The programme is designed to prepare you for a range of careers in finance or economics in which advanced analytical capabilities and independent thought can contribute to self-fulfilment. Graduates of the programme are also well placed to pursue further study in economics and/or finance.
  • The School of Economics has a reputation as a leading research-intensive department in the UK. In the 2021 Research Excellence Framework, our School was ranked in the top 10 schools in the UK for world-leading research. 
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Top 10 in UK

In the 2021 Research Excellence Framework (REF), our School was ranked in the top 10 schools in the UK for world-leading research

6th for real-world impact

The School achieved an overall ranking of 6th for real-world impact and 8th for research environment in REF 2021. 


11th in the UK

For economics and econometrics in the Times Higher Education World Subject Rankings 2024 




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