Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Economics (Two Years)

This courses builds on undergraduate knowledge, providing students with the theoretical understanding and practical skills to progress in their career in a challenging and rewarding role. Throughout, students will learn from a wide range of business, management and social perspectives. The course allows you to take a full year placement, making your masters a two years course.

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree equivalent to a UK undergraduate Honours degree (2.2 or above) in a business or management-related subject. Students need to have studied economics to at least undergraduate level 2 and quantitative methods including statistical theory to at least undergraduate level 1. All applicants will be required to demonstrate a commitment to the subject they wish to study and should demonstrate how their chosen programme of study will benefit them in their future career. 1 academic reference is required. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 with minimum of 5.5 in each component.

Course modules

Semester One:
Applying Economic Theory,
Using Quantitative Data in Economic Analysis,
Contemporary Issues in Economics.

Semester Two:
International Trade and Investment,
Economic Evaluation Techniques,
Economic Analysis of Global Issues.

Semester Three:
Business Research Project.

Work Placement: In your final year, you'll take a full year's placement which will allow you to put your learning into practice and gain valuable real-world experience to boost your career. If you're unable to take a full year's placement, but have completed at least 36 weeks, you can qualify for a Placement Diploma in Industrial Experience.

Assessment methods

Types of assessment will range from examinations to group presentations including essays, reports, financial analyses, literature reviews and research-based projects.

Sponsorship information

Competitive scholarships available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,380 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,380 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,380 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,380 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 14,780 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,380 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,380 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
NTU Admissions
Telephone number: 
+44(0)115 848 4200