Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Economics and Finance

Designed in collaboration with industry professionals, this course focuses on the economic analysis of financial issues, financial products and international financial markets; during the course students select specialist modules from a wide range of options.

Entry requirements

Undergraduate degree equivalent to a UK undergraduate Honours degree (2.2 or above) which includes equally successful study of a substantial amount of quantitative analysis, and at least intermediate level study (e.g. Higher Education level 2) of economics and preferably finance or a recognised equivalent qualification.

Course modules

Core modules: quantitative methods for economics and finance; information and risk; macroeconomic environment; international banking and financial markets; economics of finance; organisation, ownership and control; research planning and methods for economics and finance; individual research project of 15000 words. Optional modules: economic and financial modelling; macroeconomic modelling; business problem solving using economics; economics of international trade and investment.

Assessment methods

A number of assessment methods are used including: tests, essays, individual and group projects, reports and presentations.

Sponsorship information

Competitive scholarships are available.

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Nottingham NG1 4BU East Midlands

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0115 8484200