Based in one of the top economics schools in the UK, this programme equips you with the fundamental skills necessary for using economics in your future career or for PhD research.
It also offers opportunities for you to specialise in aspects of the discipline that fulfil your interests and career aspirations.
The MSc in Economics comprehensively covers the core areas of microeconomics, macroeconomics and econometrics. Our graduates are not only well-trained technically in these areas, but are capable of bringing their analytical strengths to bear on applied issues.
The programme includes training in research methodology that provides you with the skills needed to undertake independent research in economics and complete your dissertation.
The range of elective modules allows you to tailor your education. These modules encapsulate the broad range of academic expertise and active research interests within the School.
|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.