University of Leeds
Economics and Finance
This programme provides an opportunity to combine an understanding of sophisticated economic theory with advanced finance concepts. You'll look at micro and macroeconomics and the methodology of econometric research, whilst acquiring a solid grounding in corporate finance and the financial economics tools commonly used in financial services, quantitative investment analysis and research.Our Economics department stands for a distinctive type of economics, which is realistic, interdisciplinary and policy relevant. We take an open-minded approach and draw on expertise from one of the major hubs of heterodox economics research in the UK.
A bachelor degree with a minimum 2.1, or international equivalent with a background in economics and quantitative subjects. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in any component, or other recognised equivalent.
Modules include: Corporate finance; international banking and finance; macroeconomics; microeconomics; applied econometrics; econometrics; dissertation. Optional modules include: international business finance; financial derivatives; corporate governance; economics of globalisation and the international economy; comparative economics; global economics co-ordination and governance; understanding the global economy.
There are a number of part fee scholarships available for UK, EU and international students.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leeds||Leeds||LS2 9JT||Yorkshire and the Humber|