Our MSc programmes in Economics will give you the opportunity to equip yourself with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career in economics and related disciplines. The programme consists of a set of core and elective modules, culminating in a practice- based business project or a research-based dissertation.
The equivalent of a UK 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree with evidence on your degree transcript of strong grades in statistical modules in your 2nd, 3rd or 4th year and that your programme contained a substantial Economics component. If your 1st language is not English: IELTS of 6.5 (no element under 6.0) or TOEFL 92 (no element under 23).
You will study: advanced macroeconomics; advanced microeconomics; behavioural finance and economics; experimental economics and finance. Based on your prior knowledge and experience you will be streamed to study one of the following module pairings: econometrics 1 and econometrics 2; econometrics 1 and microeconometrics; econometric methods and microeconometrics; econometric methods and financial modelling and business forecasting. Elective modules: development economics, econometrics; game theory; international finance; labour economics; money and banking.
Assessment methods include 12,000-word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 21,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 10,450 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 10,450 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Durham University Business School||Durham||DH1 3LB||North East|
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