MSc Financial Economics

Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham

Program Description

MSc Financial Economics

Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham

The fascinating world of banking and financial markets is more than just headlines, it is the lifeblood of our collective global economies. Our MSc is designed for graduates with an economics-based degree, who are seeking to train themselves technically for their career in finance. Combining generic and specialist financial modules, the programme offers a comprehensive grounding in financial markets and banking from an economics perspective.

The programme will be primarily targeted at students with an undergraduate degree in an economics-based degree but with a desire to obtain a technical training relevant for the world of finance.

With its blend of generic modules and specialist financial modules, MSc Financial Economics would be ideal for individuals wishing to embark on a career in the finance industry.

This course will give students an insight into financial markets and the world of banking from an economics perspective.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (2:1 or higher) or equivalent in Economics or a related subject. Minimum subject requirements are intermediate level Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Econometrics, Theory of Finance and Mathematics (or Statistics).

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 31, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2019
Duration
Duration
12 months
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
13,230 GBP
full time, home students. £18,450 for overseas students.
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Deadline
Locations
United Kingdom - Birmingham, England
Start date : Aug. 2019
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Dates
Aug. 2019
United Kingdom - Birmingham, England
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