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Full time | University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus) | 1 year | JAN-22

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

JAN-22

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Economics

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This flexible MSc Economics combines training in theory and method with exposure to economic and financial data. You will gain a sound knowledge of economics, creative problem-solving skills, and the ability to look deeper into economic policy implications. Our academics focus on real-world issues and draw from a wide range of theory, resulting in an interdisciplinary approach with global benefits. You can study towards our standard Master of Economics or follow one of our specialist pathways - in International Economics or Business and Financial Economics. Graduates will be well-placed for business and public sector roles, notably in the finance industry where analytical skills and decision-making skills are vital, or for PhD programmes and academic careers.

You can expect to find employment in:

  • National and international business organisations
  • National and international institutions, including central banks, central and local government departments
  • Financial market institutions and organisations including banks
  • Policy-making institutions, seeking economists with a sound applied economics background
  • Civil society organisations, NGOs with interest in economic policy and business issues
  • Research institutes and think-tanks
  • Economics and business media.

Our Business School Employability team is committed to supporting your journey towards a rewarding graduate destination. We provide a professional service to empower you to achieve your potential and offer support for two years after graduation.

Modules

This module aims to equip students with analytic tools and general quantitative techniques widely used in the study of economics as well as a working knowledge of software for in order to process and analyse economic data.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

£10,600

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (per year)

£15,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You should have an undergraduate degree in economics, industrial organisation, financial management or public policy at 2.2 or above, or equivalent qualification, from a recognised university or higher education institute. Graduates in business studies, mathematics/IT, social sciences, and engineering may also apply if economics or quantitative methods constitute a component of their studies.

Department profile

The Business School offers a great environment to study in, whether you are thinking of an undergraduate degree, a Master’s degree or research at PhD level. We are a diverse, energetic community, with students and academic staff from all over the world....more

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