London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London
Finance and Economics
This programme imparts a rigorous understanding of financial markets, grounded in financial economics and econometric methods; covering investments and asset pricing, option and derivatives pricing and portfolio management, the programme provides a thorough exposure to econometric methods, including time series analysis, with applications to financial models and data; the core courses emphasise analytical rigour and theoretical foundations, in addition to application of the theory.
A 2.1 Honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in economics or in the applied mathematical sciences with some economics courses. Degree should have had strong analytical content, including courses in calculus and matrix algebra, probability and statistics, microeconomic theory, and preferably also econometrics. All applicants must submit a GRE or GMAT test score. English language requirement for non-native speakers (TOEFL/IELTS).
LSE Graduate Support Scheme, other scholarships and awards are available, the Research stream is accredited for ESRC funding as part of a 4 year award.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc (Res)||Full-time||£ 22,176 per Academic year (home fees)||10 months|
|MSc (Res)||Full-time||£ 22,176 per Academic year (overseas fees)||10 months|
|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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