Kingston University

Kingston University

Applied Econometrics

This course involves statistical analysis more generally by its use of economic concepts and theories as a basis for empirical investigation. The approach taken in this course is to emphasise: the application potential of a broad range of econometric techniques; and effective communication of empirical results, rather than the statistical theory upon which econometric methods depend.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class Honours degree or above, or equivalent, in economics or another area where quantitative methods or economics have been studied to an appropriate standard; students with extensive relevant professional experience are also considered; interview; international students must have an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Econometrics; econometrics dissertation; time series and financial forecasting methods; topics in applied econometrics; business forecasting; macroeconomic modelling and forecasting.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes essays, small research reports, practical exercises and formal examinations, as well as the final dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,650 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,250 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,650 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,650 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,650 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penrhyn Road Campus Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE South East

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