University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

International Trade and Finance

This programme is for those with a special interest in international economics and its 2 components: international trade, and international finance and money.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent (eg, a GPA of 3.0 or above) in economics or finance or a related discipline, with at least 4 credit-bearing modules in Economics and/or Finance.

Course modules

Students take 5 core courses, 1 optional course and complete a substantial independent piece of work, normally in the form of a dissertation. Core courses: basic econometrics; international finance and money; international trade; macroeconomics; microeconomics. Optional courses; economic fundamentals and financial markets; financial institutions and markets in developing countries; financial sector stability and growth; foreign direct investment and development; game theory with applications in economics and finance; intermediate econometrics; investment, finance and asset prices; modelling and forecasting financial markets; public finance; the law and economics of sovereign debt regulation.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,750 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 18,200 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 8,750 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

Key information

Business School
Telephone number: 
0141 330 5061