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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 Banking Money Market Services

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

With today’s businesses having to do more with less, implementing economic theory is key. This is why we put the practical application of economics at the heart of our economics degree.

By cutting away the abstract ideas and positioning economics firmly in the real world, we can help you apply advanced economics in your chosen field. Based on such secure foundations, our economics degree is ideal for students, with a good level of numeracy, to learn the core economics techniques they need to progress their career.

As the first university in the UK to offer a master’s in applied economics online, this course gives those unable to interrupt their careers to attend campus, a unique opportunity to make their mark.

Career impact

For individuals keen to switch career, or elevate their expertise for a current role, the online master’s in economics is key. The practical application of economics offered here will give you the tools to respond to economics issues in the world of banking and finance and public economics. For professionals such as accountants and lawyers, this economics online course is particularly useful for mastering the economic knowledge necessary to move into policy advice or to head up an economic think tank.

Modules

You will develop your research, data handling and data description skills, and be taught how to effectively present and interpret economic data using tables and graphs. You will also gain an understanding of relevant economic statistics and hypothesis testing. The unit will include analysis of examples of applied economic research.

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 2023 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 2023 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

University information

The University of Bath is one of the UK’s most prestigious institutions, ranking top 10 in the Complete University Guide 2023. The university is known for excellence in teaching and research, a welcoming community, and for providing students with outstanding preparation for the workplace. Bath fosters an inclusive and supportive learning community, comprised of students from all over the world. There are more than 145 countries represented in...more