City, University of London

City, University of London


Students can choose modules from fields including health economics, financial economics, economic regulation and competition, and development economics, as they build their own tailor-made degree.

Entry requirements

A 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree in economics; or a 1st or 2nd Class degree in a quantitative discipline with either some economics component or supplemented by economics-related work experience; knowledge of basic statistics, calculus and probability theory is required; equivalent qualifications from an overseas university are considered; applicants should also have A-level mathematics or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: Microeconomics; macroeconomics; econometrics; game theory; elective modules:3 from the following with no more than 2 in any field: financial economics; international money and finance; topics in corporate finance; topics in mathematical finance; financial regulation; financial derivatives; numerical methods for financial economic analysis; economics of financial markets; economics of asset pricing; health economics: welfare economics; economics of healthcare; economic regulation and competition: economics of regulation; economics of competition; development economics.

Sponsorship information

We are delighted to offer partial scholarships to 2 students accepted onto the economics MSc; the scholarship is equivalent to 50 per cent of the tuition fee; the scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence; applicants who would like to be considered for one of these scholarships must provide a separate document with the application which includes: details of studies and grades to date in Bachelor degree; a statement explaining why the applicant feels they are particularly deserving of a scholarship.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 10,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 7,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Northampton Square Islington EC1V 0HB South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7040 5060