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2 years

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Qualification type

MRes - Master of Research

Subject areas

Finance / Accounting (General) Primary Schools (General)

Course type


Course Summary

Finance (2 years) MRes

  • Research-oriented programme for students who already hold an MSc in finance or a related field
  • Strong emphasis on formal maths, statistics and econometrics
  • Teaching and dissertation supervision by research-active academics
  • Most students graduating from the programme continue onto our PhD programme (subject to fulfilling requirements)
  • Can also be pursued as a stand-alone degree
  • Generous financial assistance available for outstanding candidates

Career paths

Most students graduating from this programme continue onto our PhD programme (subject to fulfilling requirements).Those who do not pursue further studies, go onto a wide range of careers in the financial industry or public sector.


This module, together with Microeconomics II, provides students with the fundamental training in microeconomics required to pursue independent research in this area. Microeconomics I covers consumer and producer theory; and general equilibrium.

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Entry requirements

A First Class Honours or above at undergraduate level in Economics, Finance or a related subject. Subjects such as Mathematics, Physics and Engineering may also be considered. We will also consider applications from MSc graduates in Economics and related disciplines, although it is not a requirement that applicants have completed an MSc.

University information

Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is an internationally regarded public research institution based in London. It has a long history, dating back over 230 years, and is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of universities. QMUL has five campuses in the city of London and an international network of satellite campuses in China, Malta and Paris. There is a population of around 16,000 students at the London campuses and more than 32,000...more

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