University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Behavioural Economics

The course offers advanced-level training in core areas of theoretical and quantitative economics, plus an opportunity to specialise in the rapidly-developing field of behavioural economics; it is suitable for high-calibre graduates of economics intending to undertake doctorate research in behavioural/experimental economics; it is also suitable for those seeking entry to a wide range of careers, particularly those with interests in finance.

Entry requirements

2.1 (or international equivalent) in economics. English language requirements: IELTS 7.0 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Course modules

Core modules: microeconomic theory; macroeconomic theory; econometric theory; economic data analysis; 4 modules in behavioural economics and experimental methods in economics; 2 optional modules.

Assessment methods

Modules on this course are mainly assessed by examinations at the end of the semester in which the module is taught. Some modules are also assessed on the basis of coursework.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,280 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,840 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,280 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,280 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,280 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5250