University of York
Minimum entry criterion is an upper 2nd Class Honours level 1st degree or equivalent in appropriate subjects. Entry is not restricted to those with an economics 1st degree. For example, a degree in mathematics, computing, engineering or the sciences could be a sufficient qualification. We expect that all successful applicants will have a strong background in elements of mathematical training normally including some background in statistics or econometrics. If you're a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you're applying to.
Module includes: Theory of finance; econometrics 1 and 2 or econometric methods for research or econometrics 1 and applied microeconometrics; either continuous time finance or financial market microstructure; corporate finance; financial markets. In addition, students choose 30 credits of optional units, with at least 20 credits from group A. Group A: Development and finance; financial engineering; financial risk management; fixed income securities; portfolio selection and management; topics in financial econometrics. Group B: Advanced macroeconomics; applied microeconometrics; emerging market macroeconomics; experimental economics; industrial economics; labour economics; public finance; public sector economics (microeconomic applications); time series.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of York||York||YO10 5DD||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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