Based in one of the top economics schools in the UK, this programme’s combination of economic theory and quantitative financial skills will equip you for a successful career in the fast-evolving and increasingly complex international financial markets.
The shared nature of the programme will grant you a broader and sharper perspective on the underpinnings of financial markets.
The MSc Economics and Finance programme combines expertise and practical know-how from both the School of Economics and Surrey Business School to help you apply advanced core-economic principles to the context of business and corporate finance, while mastering the complexities of the banking and financial systems.
The programme structure comprises four core modules and four elective modules, split between the School of Economics and Surrey Business School. This combination provides you with knowledge of microeconomic theory, financial economics and financial econometrics, while also leaving enough room to tailor the programme according to your own particular interests and career aspirations.
|Qualification||Study mode||Course length||Start date|
|MSc||Full-time||12 months||Oct 2018|
|MSc||Part-time||24 months||Oct 2018|
There may be opportunities to acquire valuable European experience by working or conducting research abroad during your degree or shortly afterwards. It is possible to do this in the summer period with an Erasmus+ grant working on your dissertation or as a recent graduate. In order to qualify your Erasmus+ traineeship must be a minimum of two months.