University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Finance and Economics

This programme will equip you with the specialist skills and knowledge to pursue a career at a high level in the financial sector or to undertake research in finance. The taught modules provide training in economic analysis and quantitative techniques, coupled with practical knowledge of financial markets and their operations.

Entry requirements

MSc: First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University in economics, finance or a related subject.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Economic Analysis; Financial Economics and Asset Pricing; Quantitative Methods; Principles in Corporate Finance; Financial Derivatives. Optional modules: Financial Econometrics, Economic Policy in Development; Empirical Finance; Panel Data and Microeconometrics; Time Series Econometrics. Industrial Economics; International Trade;  Labour Economics.

Assessment methods

Some modules are assessed by essays, others by exams and some by a mix of these methods.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 18,525 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 27 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 9,265 per Year 1 (International) 27 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (Scotland) 27 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 27 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (England) 27 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (EU) 27 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (Wales) 27 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site - Highfield Campus SO17 1BJ South East

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Taught Admissions - Economics
Telephone number: 
02380595395