Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Finance and Economics

The programme is designed to provide students with the essential skills, as well as an advanced knowledge and understanding of economics and finance, to proceed to doctoral research. Through the course students develop: Thorough understanding of social science theory, approaches and research methods; understanding of research methods specific to finance and/or economics; knowledge of advanced scholarship and practice in areas within finance/economics as well as a broader awareness of cutting edge research across the social sciences; skills in data collection and analysis; specialist analytical and problem solving skills.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in finance, economics or a related discipline. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent, (with a minimum of 6.0 in all sub-sections) or equivalent.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA (Res) Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MA (Res) Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Contact: 
Newcastle University Business School
Telephone number: 
0191 208 1622