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MSc Finance and Economics Enhanced Extended Masters

MSc Finance and Economics Enhanced Extended Masters

Different course options

Study mode

Full time


15 months

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Economics Finance / Accounting (General)

Course type


Course Summary


The MSc Finance and Economics course has been designed to equip you with the knowledge and technical skills required to meet your goals and make a meaningful contribution to the organisations your work for. The various pathways provide you further opportunities to pursue rewarding careers by exploring areas relevant to your chosen subject specialism.

An MSc Finance and Economics degree will equip you with the economics and financial knowledge and skills required to build a strong career in the business and finance sectors. Through specialist modules such as Quantitative Approaches to Economic Analysis, and Economic Theory and practice, you will be able to address strategic challenges faced by business organisations operating in competitive national and global markets.

If you are a Business or Economics graduate and interested in pursuing a career in economics, this course would give you the opportunity to gain more specialist knowledge. When you study economics at the University of West London, you will have direct contact with our course tutors who have extensive theoretical knowledge and industry experience. Their combined expertise will support your professional development throughout the course.

Enhanced Extended Masters option

The Enhanced Extended Masters offers a comprehensive learning experience, you will study four modules over a full semester:

  • Advanced Study Skills
  • Critical Thinking
  • Analysis and Evaluation
  • Statistics and Business English


With an MSc Finance and Economics degree, you could pursue a career in:

  • national and international institutions, including governmental authorities
  • policy-making institutions
  • financial institutions
  • research institutes and think-tanks
  • civil society organisations and NGOs


In this module, you will be introduced to some fundamental methods of statistical analysis, research and forecasting used in business.
Corporate Financial Management - Core
Corporate Financial Management - Core
Dissertation - Core
Economic Theory and Practice - Core
Management Skills for Finance Professionals - Core
Quantitative Approaches to Economic Analysis - Core
Advanced Study Skills
Business English
Critical Thinking, Analysis and Evaluation

Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

You should have an honours degree (2:2 or above) from a UK university or equivalent in accounting and finance subjects. We will also consider anyone with an associate membership of a recognised professional accountancy body. We may also offer you a place based on relevant experience or training, normally from within the work environment. All applications are considered individually.

University information

The University of West London (UWL) is based in the heart of one of the UK’s most successful business regions, with a number of global organisations such a GlaxoSmithKline and Sky based locally. The University offers postgraduate courses in subjects ranging from nursing to music. Known as the ‘career university’, there is an impressive graduate employment rate, with courses specifically designed to enable students to secure work after...more

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