University of Bradford

University of Bradford

Economics and Finance for Development

This programme offers the opportunity to gain advanced and applied knowledge of economics and finance in the context of international development; students also have the flexibility to tailor the degree through options available in project and programme management, public policy and international development theory and policy.

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree (2.2 Honours or above) UK system or comparative result if outside UK. We also give serious consideration to applicants with non-traditional backgrounds and take relevant social science work experience into consideration. Level of English required for non-native speakers: IELTS at 6.0 or the equivalent (with sub-tests not lower then 5.5).

Course modules

Modules include: Economic growth and development; finance for development; quantitative methods; finance for development; international economics; dissertation in economics and finance for development. Options: project finance and appraisal; issues in development theory; organisations and capacity enhancement; project and programme management 1; project appraisal and economic analysis; topics in finance; human resource management and development; issues in development policy; project and programme management 2; public policy and programme management.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Recognised by ESRC for pool awards; overseas students tend to be funded by the British Council, World Bank, European Union, employer or other aid organisations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,990 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,990 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,990 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,990 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,140 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Bradford Bradford BD7 1DP Yorkshire and the Humber

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