London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

Econometrics and Mathematical Economics

The preliminary year is designed for students with high academic ability but lacking a sufficient background in economics, econometrics, statistics or mathematics. Its purpose is to enable students to develop their skills to the point where they are eligible for progression to the Master's in econometrics and mathematical economics.

Entry requirements

1st Class Honours degree or equivalent with strong quantitative background including linear algebra and multivariate calculus; some coursework in econometrics and economics is desirable.

Course modules

Year 1: mathematics and statistics; econometric theory and microeconomics. Plus 1 chosen from: mathematical methods; probability, distribution theory and inference; economic theory and its applications.

Sponsorship information

LSE graduate support scheme; other scholarships and awards are available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,184 per Year 1 (England) 22 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,184 per Year 1 (International) 22 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,184 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 22 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,184 per Year 1 (Scotland) 22 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,184 per Year 1 (Wales) 22 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
London School of Economics and Political Science Islington WC2A 2AE South East

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