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International Finance and Economics MSc

International Finance and Economics MSc

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Full time | University of Sussex | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Business / Finance Economics Finance / Accounting (General)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

On our International Finance and Economics MSc, you will learn:

  • how to apply economic theory to the latest technological challenges
  • to understand the impact of finance and financial markets on the wider global economy
  • with an emphasis on development and application rather than formulae.

You’ll study financial and monetary economics as well as technical aspects, such as corporate finance and financial econometrics.

And without needing extensive prior knowledge, you’ll gain the technical and analytical skills for a career in international finance. This will give you an edge in your financial career – whether in government, consultancy, banking or with an NGO.

Accreditation

The University of Sussex Business School is accredited by EQUIS, the most comprehensive institutional accreditation system for business and management schools. Accreditation ensures a rigorous quality control, benchmarking against international standards and is acknowledged worldwide.

CAREERS

The Sussex International Finance and Economics MSc 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.

Modules

This module is designed to consolidate your understanding of the macroeconomics behind international finance, and of money and banking. The main teaching will be done in classes but you will be required to attend lectures in money and banking (shared with undergraduates), and download and use a lecture series on the core concepts and tools of macro-economics.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£11,950

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£20,950

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You should have a lower second-class (2.2) undergraduate honours degree or above. Your qualification should show evidence of your ability in either economics or quantitative subjects such as mathematics or statistics. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.