This course is aimed at students who are interested in developing their knowledge of economic analysis and its applications and who would also like the opportunity to focus on financial economics. Optional modules allows students to specialise in issues regarding portfolio theory and the efficiency of financial markets; the operation and development of financial risk management; the financial sector of developing countries; and/or international trade and finance.
Applicants are expected to have a 2nd Class degree or above, or equivalent, in an appropriate subject; applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.
Modules include: Applied econometrics and economic policy; economic change and ideas; financial economics; macro-and microeconomic theory.
Assessment includes class tests; essays; examinations; graded exercises; practical course work; presentations; take-home tests and a dissertation; a literature review; and economic reports.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,300 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,650 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 6,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Penrhyn Road Campus||Kingston upon Thames||KT1 2EE||South East|
0844 855 2177