Birkbeck, University of London

Birkbeck, University of London


The study of econometrics covers linear regression models, a wide variety of hypothesis tests and techniques for estimating systems of equations. Techniques are illustrated with economic examples such as models with rational expectations, as well as consumption, production and money demand functions. Economics and finance at Birkbeck has acquired an excellent reputation, not only for the quality of its research but also for the quality of its training. We take students who are determined to succeed and are prepared to undergo the rigours of a first-class training.

Course modules

The programme comprises 4 econometrics modules, including a dissertation. There will also be mandatory pre-sessional statistics classes in September. These have to be passed in order to progress onto the programme. Modules: Advanced Econometrics; Econometrics Dissertation; Econometrics for Postgraduate Certificate; Forecasting Economic and Financial Time Series .

Assessment methods

June examination and project


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time October 2018 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time October 2018 GBP 4,100 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus WC1E 7HX London

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Department of Economics, Mathematics and Statistics
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