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Applied Economics (Banking and Financial Markets) online MSc

Applied Economics (Banking and Financial Markets) online MSc

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Study mode

Online

Duration

30 months

Start date

JAN-23

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Applied Economics Money Market Services Banking

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Applied Economics (Banking and Financial Markets) online MSc

From political uncertainty to finance and recruitment demands, economics is integral to everyday decision-making. Go beyond the research papers and emphasise practice from theory with the University of Bath's Applied Economics (Banking and Financial Markets) online MSc, gaining insights you can put into action from day one.

Learn from industry-leading experts

The online master’s in economics is run by the Department of Economics, recognised globally for their research in economic theory, econometrics and finance. The course is led by active, published researchers with years of experience in economics who will teach, support and inspire you throughout your studies.

Our Applied Economics online MSc is one of the top degrees for developing networks and attracting attention from a range of employers.

  • Ranked 5th for Accounting and Finance by The Guardian University Guide 2022
  • Ranked 8th in the UK for Accounting and Finance by the Complete University Guide 2022

You will learn how to analyse, interpret, and critically evaluate economic data and research, as well as how to use micro and macro-economics to guide strategic decision-making. During the 100% online course you will learn how to apply these principles you have learnt to real world economics and policy issues, and even your own research projects.

Enhance your career prospects

At the University of Bath, your employability is the biggest focus. The course is bursting with contemporary ideas and unique case studies, providing you with all the theoretical knowledge, practical experience, and confidence for a long & successful career in banking and finance. The Guardian 2021 rated Bath’s undergraduate economics courses in the top ten for career prospects after 15 months. If you want to enhance your prospects and become the economics expert at your company, this online course can make it happen.

'As a fixed income professional with a background in accounting and financial analysis, I realized that a better understanding of economics would complement my existing qualifications, further my career and enable me to better respond to future opportunities. The online environment has allowed me to meet and work with students from various backgrounds, in different fields of employment, from all over the world. Building these connections has been one of the best parts of the online experience so far.' - Ané Craig, Applied Economics online MSc student

Interactive online learning

You will learn via immersive video material and real-life case studies, as well as benefit from direct and regular communication with other students and lecturers. The online MSc Applied Economics (Banking and Financial Markets) is a passage to cutting-edge research and sought-after careers, for those with work and lifestyle commitments.

Economics for the real world with the University of Bath

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Modules

Master's project (40 Credits)
Applied econometrics A (10 Credits)
Applied macroeconomics B (10 Credits)
Applied macroeconomics A (10 Credits)
Applied microeconomics B (10 Credits)
Applied microeconomics A (10 Credits)
Principles of Economics, Maths and Statistics (10 Credits)
Applied research methods (10 Credits)
Applied financial economics (10 Credits)
Financial markets (10 Credits)
Economics of financial institutions (10 Credits)
Strategic decision making and games B (10 Credits)
Strategic decision making and games A (10 Credits)
Applied econometrics B (10 Credits)
International monetary policy and institutions (10 Credits)

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

Cost per 10 credits £722 (10% alumni discount). Fees are paid per unit. The MSc totals 180 credits. Valid up to and including September 2022 intake. Tuition fees are liable to increase each January. You should budget for an increase of up to a maximum of 5% each year.

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

Cost per 10 credits £722 (10% alumni discount). Fees are paid per unit. The MSc totals 180 credits. Valid up to and including September 2022 intake. Tuition fees are liable to increase each January. You should budget for an increase of up to a maximum of 5% each year.

Entry requirements

Typically you should have a first or second class bachelor’s honours degree or international equivalent. We welcome applications from those with a 2:2 honours degree (or its international equivalent) in subjects with a high level of economics content. To apply for this course, you must have an undergraduate degree in a social science or business-related discipline such as business administration, finance, accounting, international trade, banking, financial management, public finance or politics. We may make an offer based on a lower grade if you can provide evidence of your suitability for the degree.

University information

Since its establishment in 1966, The University of Bath has built a reputation for both teaching and research excellence. Today, it is ranked as one of the UK’s top 10 education institutions, by the Complete University Guide 2021. Underpinning their outstanding teaching is the university’s research, 87% of which was defined as world-leading or internationally excellent in the Research Excellence Framework 2014. The university is also renowned...more