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MSc Economics, Finance and Management

MSc Economics, Finance and Management

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Economics Finance / Accounting (General) Financial Management

Course type


Course Summary

Programme overview

This interdisciplinary programme will equip you with the knowledge and skills to address the strategic challenges that face modern businesses and organisations that operate in competitive national and global markets. It is suitable for students with limited experience in the three disciplines, providing comprehensive training in these subjects with a strong emphasis on real-world applications.

The School of Economics, Finance and Management aims to provide excellence in teaching and learning within a stimulating research environment.


The programme prepares students for a wide range of future careers. The strategy and business pathway is designed for students aiming for management roles, while the international economics and finance pathway is relevant to careers in banking and financial institutions. Recent graduate destinations include First Commercial Bank, Lufthansa Technik, Serco Group and ABN Amro.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



This unit is designed to give students a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of finance and financial markets. This unit will serve as the foundation for TB2 optional units in finance. The following areas of finance will be covered: discounting, investment appraisal, cost of capital, portfolio diversification, asset pricing, and financing decisions (debt and dividend policies). The unit will also include key areas in financial accounting relevant to the study of finance and financial markets: understanding and interpretation of financial statements.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

An upper second-class honours degree (or equivalent qualification) that demonstrates mathematical ability.