MSc Conversion Programme in Economics

University of Kent, School of Economics

Program Description

MSc Conversion Programme in Economics

University of Kent, School of Economics

If you do not have an undergraduate degree in Economics, the Conversion programme offers you a two-year route to our Master's programmes. During the first year you take the Diploma in Economic Analysis (DEA). This brings you up to the standards required to continue with MSc study. Students who pass the DEA with 60% and above can then proceed to one of our MSc programmes. Students who pass but do not achieve 60% are awarded the DEA.

Programme structure

Year 1

During the first year, you undertake the Diploma in Economic Analysis (DEA), which is a qualification in its own right, and brings you up to the standard required to continue to postgraduate study. The DEA consists of five core Economics modules:

  • Macroeconomics (EC821)
  • Microeconomics (EC500)
  • Quantitative Economics (EC511)
  • Either Policy Analysis (EC531) or Environmental Economics, Institutions and Policy (EC532)
  • And The Public Sector (EC533) or The Economics of Money and Banking (EC534)*

*Compulsory for students going on to an MSc in Financial Economics

Year 2

If you succeed in passing the DEA you can then proceed to one of our MSc programmes:

  • MSc Economics
  • MSc Economics and Econometrics
  • MSc Economics and Finance
  • MSc Finance and Econometrics
  • MSc International Finance and Economic Development
  • MSc Agri-Environmental Economics and Policy
This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
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Sept. 2016
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2 years
Full time
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United Kingdom Canterbury, England
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