University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Business Economics and Finance

This programme will give you a thorough education in microeconomics, macroeconomics and econometrics combined with an understanding of two particular specialty areas. Firstly, modules in Economics of the Firm and Human Resource Economics examine the importance of business issues in the study of economics, and modern developments in personnel economics. The second area of specialisation focuses on a combination of the theory of finance and financial econometrics. The former will give you a thorough grounding in modern finance theory, while the latter is directed towards the principal econometric techniques that are applied to financial data.

Course modules

Example module listing: Microeconomics; macroeconomics; econometrics 1; econometrics 2; research methods and dissertation; economics of the firm; theory of finance; financial econometrics; human resource economics.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on coursework and examinations; typically, the coursework accounts for 25 per cent of the marks and the examination for 75 per cent.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 - 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 - 24 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site GU2 7XH South East

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