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International Finance and Economics MSc

International Finance and Economics MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Business / Finance Economics Finance / Accounting (General)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

In this course, you will understand the impact of finance and financial markets on the wider global economy, with an emphasis on development and application. You will study financial and monetary economics, as well as technical aspects such as corporate finance and financial econometrics. You will gain the technical and analytical skills for a career in international finance - without extensive previous experience in economics or finance. This is a demanding course that has been designed in consultation with senior professionals from London's financial sector. It gives you essential skills and knowledge for a career in international finance. You develop transferable technical and analytical skills that are in demand in the finance industry and learn about the uses of finance in: developed and developing countries; financial and monetary economics; more technical aspects such as corporate finance and financial econometrics.

Different course options

Full time | University of Sussex | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

This module provides an introduction to statistical techniques needed in the study of finance It covers parametric and non-parametric hypothesis testing with financial applications, ANOVA, diagnostic testing, regression analysis in a financial context and experimental design.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£11,450

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£20,750

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students should have a lower second-class (2.2) undergraduate honours degree or above; qualification should show evidence of your ability in either economics or quantitative subjects such as mathematics or statistics; other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing will also be considered.