University of York
Econometrics and Economics
The aim of this programme is to give students with a prior knowledge of economics and econometrics and/or mathematics a thorough grounding in applied and theoretical econometrics with core course in advanced economic and econometric theory, and a wide choice of optional modules. The modules are taught by leading experts in related areas such as microeconometrics, panel data analysis, time series, spatial econometrics and non-parametric modelling; the programme provides the essential skills to those wishing to follow professional careers and to pursue further research in applied economics and econometrics.
An undergraduate degree equivalent to class 2.1 or higher UK degree in a discipline with sufficient background in econometrics and economics will be considered. Strong background in mathematics or statistics will be advantageous.
Modules include: Advanced microeconomics; advanced macroeconomics; international macroeconomics; econometric methods for research; applied microeconometrics; time series; choice of either project or topics in financial econometrics. In addition, students choose one 10-credit option from: design and analysis of mechanisms and institutions; emerging market macroeconomics; experimental economics; industrial economics; irreversible decision making under uncertainty; labour economics; micro development theory; public finance; public sector economics - mcroeconomic applications; topics in financial econometrics.
A range of scholarships and studentships are available at postgraduate level. Some scholarships are funded by the University (such as the York Master's Opportunity Scholarship) and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities. Please check with the provider for details.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,650 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,680 per Academic year (overseas fees)||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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