University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Finance and Econometrics

This programme offers students both a rigorous training in econometrics and provides the broad knowledge needed to operate as finance specialists for the corporate, banking, fund management or government sectors, as well as further career in academia. It is designed for students with a particular interest in the more quantitative aspects of the subject and is one of the few programmes in the UK to offer specialist training in advanced econometric techniques and their application to finance.

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; Econometrics I; Corporate Finance; Financial Economics and Asset Pricing; Time Series Econometric; Empirical Finance; Panel Data and Microeconometrics. Optional modules: Labour Economics; Industrial Economics; International Trade; Economic Policy in Development; Topics in Econometrics; Financial Derivatives.

Assessment methods

Modules are assessed by one or a combination of the following methods: exams, coursework, projects, or essays and Master's dissertation. Exams are held at the end of each semester.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 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 (England) 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 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 9,265 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 4,725 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years

Campus details

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

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