University of Glasgow
Applicants should have at least a 2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent; normally this is a degree in Economics or a joint degree containing a significant amount of economics (at least 4 credit-bearing courses in economics). For applicants whose 1st language is not English, the University sets a minimum English language proficiency level, being IELTS overall 6.5 score (no sub-test less than 6.0), or equivalent scores in another recognised qualification.
Core courses: basic econometrics; economic fundamentals and financial markets; macroeconomics; microeconomics. Optional courses; applied computational finance; behavioural economics: theory and applications; c++ in finance (mathematical finance is a co-requisite for this course); corporate finance and theory; empirical asset pricing (basic econometrics or portfolio analysis and investment or economic fundamentals and financial markets are co-requisites for this course); financial market micro structure; financial sector stability and growth; foreign direct investment and development; game theory with applications in economics and finance; intermediate econometrics; international financial management; investment, finance and asset prices; mathematical finance; modelling and forecasting financial markets; money, finance and growth; public finance.
Students complete a dissertation of between 12,000-15,000 words.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (EU)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 18,200 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Glasgow||Glasgow||G12 8QQ||Scotland|
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