MSc Degree in Economic Studies in Ireland

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Economic Studies

A Master of Science or MSc is a postgraduate degree typically in the fields of sciences and social sciences. MSc may be course-based, research-based, or a mixture of the two.

An exciting and unique field, economics and administration involves the study of both the larger economy and individual behavior within that economy. An advanced knowledge of economics plus training in business, finance and public policy afford many career opportunities for experts to assist both public and private sector organizarions.

Ireland lately implemented a law, which mandates all students attending university education to apply for government loans to allow them achieve their higher academic dreams. First official language is Irish, also known as Irish Gaelic, but English (the second official language) is more widely used. The national capital is Dublin. Ireland is famous for celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day (17 March) all over the world.

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MSc in Finance

Dublin City University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Ireland Dublin

This one-year Masters programme is designed to produce the kind of professionals in greatest demand in the financial industry. It does so by fostering analytical and decision-making skills and helping you build a set of rigorous competences in financial subjects. You will be exposed to first-class specialist education in financial subjects, develop your quantitative skills, and have the opportunity to learn the latest econometrics and data analysis techniques, which are becoming extremely important for a successful career in the financial industry. [+]

Introduction

Study within the DCU Business School – AACSB accredited in 2016, putting it in the top 5% of business schools worldwide.

This one-year Masters programme is designed to produce the kind of professionals in greatest demand in the financial industry. It does so by fostering analytical and decision-making skills and helping you build a set of rigorous competences in financial subjects. You will be exposed to first-class specialist education in financial subjects, develop your quantitative skills, and have the opportunity to learn the latest econometrics and data analysis techniques, which are becoming extremely important for a successful career in the financial industry.... [-]


MSc in Finance

National College of Ireland
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Ireland Dublin

The MSc in Finance has been designed in consultation with industry to provide candidates with the advanced analytical, statistical and financial skills for decision making within the modern and dynamic financial services sector... [+]

MSc in Finance

The MSc in Finance has been designed in consultation with industry to provide candidates with the advanced analytical, statistical and financial skills for decision making within the modern and dynamic financial services sector.

Course Overview

Graduates will be accomplished in the application of advanced quantitative tools and financial models and techniques within a range of business and financial settings. In particular, the course will provide graduates with the techniques and applied knowledge necessary to select, analyse and utilise advanced financial concepts within the setting of investment management and capital markets.

The learning environment for the course is practical and applied in nature and on completion graduates will be able to think independently, make informed and effective decisions and proactively troubleshoot financial and technical business problems.... [-]


MSc in Energy and Environmental Finance

UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2019 Ireland Dublin + 1 more

The programme is aimed at those who want to pursue a career in the energy and environmental markets sector. The programme is suitable for graduates from a wide variety of disciplines including [+]

MSc in Energy and Environmental Finance

Who is the MSc Energy & Environmental Finance for?

The programme is aimed at those who want to pursue a career in the energy and environmental markets sector. The programme is suitable for graduates from a wide variety of disciplines including Finance/Economics, Engineering, Environmental Science and Mathematics.

Objectives

The MSc in Energy & Environmental Finance aims to advance your understanding of finance theory, with a specific focus on the practical aspects of energy-environmental financial markets. It encourages you to develop creative and analytical approaches to problem-solving in the energy-environment sphere and to enhance your interpersonal and leadership skills.... [-]


MSc in Strategic Management Accounting

UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Ireland Dublin

The MSc in Strategic Management Accounting is an exciting programme designed to produce high calibre graduates for leadership in business, advisory and accountancy. The programme is [+]

MSc in Strategic Management Accounting

Fees: 2012 intake

Who is the MSc in Strategic Management Accounting for?

The MSc in Strategic Management Accounting is an exciting programme designed to produce high calibre graduates for leadership in business, advisory and accountancy. The programme is intended for high ability business graduates who want to achieve long-term career success, based on a strong foundation in accountancy and specialising in management accounting. Because the programme assumes a high level of accountancy knowledge, only graduates who have completed an undergraduate or a postgraduate programme with a substantial accountancy element are eligible.

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MSc in Finance (Full-time)

UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School
Campus Full time 12 months September 2019 Ireland Dublin

You will acquire a strong understanding of financial processes and procedures and develop the skills necessary for a career in finance. [+]

Finance specialisation Strong class network Proven career track record Highly trained faculty

What is the course about?

This programme combines specialist knowledge and a practical understanding of finance with research into the financial services industry. It focuses, in particular, on corporate finance and the investment markets.

Objectives

The MBS in Finance aims to advance your understanding of finance theory and practice and its relevance in the marketplace. It encourages you to develop creative and analytical approaches to problem-solving and to enhance your interpersonal and leadership skills.

What will you learn?

You will acquire a strong understanding of financial processes and procedures and develop the skills necessary for a career in finance.... [-]


MSc in Quantitative Finance

UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School
Campus Full time 12 months September 2019 Ireland Dublin

Following an academic review the structure of the M.Sc. in Quantitative Finance has changed and will now be a two semester course consisting of 10 modules along with a summer dissertation. [+]

Following an academic review the structure of the M.Sc. in Quantitative Finance has changed and will now be a two-semester course consisting of 10 modules along with a summer dissertation. The MSc in Quantitative Finance from UCD Smurfit School trains you to use your quantitative talents to the full.

What is the programme about?

The MSc in Quantitative Finance is a balanced programme of finance and computational methods, which will suit numerate, competitive students looking for careers in finance that stretch their quantitative talents.

Objectives

We aim to give you the knowledge and skills to develop quantitative security pricing models and trading strategies. These will help you manage portfolios of equity, fixed income and derivative securities. You will also develop the tools for managing corporate financial risk.... [-]


Online M.Sc./Postgraduate Diploma Managing Risk and System Change

Trinity College Dublin Online Education
Online Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2019 Ireland Dublin + 1 more

This online course is relevant to safety-critical industries across the globe and focuses on people already in work, who have responsibility for managing: risk; change; safety; quality; planning; system design. It brings the next generation of safety, risk and change management to you, in your work, embedded in your everyday practice with a systemic, proactive and performance focus. [+]

This online course is relevant to safety-critical industries across the globe and focuses on people already in work, who have responsibility for managing: risk; change; safety; quality; planning; system design. It brings the next generation of safety, risk and change management to you, in your work, embedded in your everyday practice with a systemic, proactive and performance focus. The overall objective of this online Masters programme is to provide a rigorous but practical focus on risk, change and system design in operations, manufacturing and services, with an innovative integrated approach to the role of people in such systems. It provides a core framework that has been tested in collaborative industrial research and practice for managing and developing people, the design and integration of new technologies, the management of risk and the implementation of change. World-class international teams who have collaborated through industrial research has been mobilised to provide the highest calibre research-led teaching, supervision and professional expertise. Students will also become part of a global community of practice, a community of professional learners, across a range of safety critical sectors, where they will benefit not only from the academic and industrial experts delivering the course but also from the extended network of fellow students. ... [-]


MSc in Financial Risk Management

Trinity College Dublin - Business School
Campus Full time 12 months September 2019 Ireland Dublin

This rigorous programme introduces you to the tools and skills of modern financial risk management, maximising your career potential in this exciting industry. [+]

This rigorous programme introduces you to the tools and skills of modern financial risk management, maximising your career potential in this exciting industry.

This programme is designed for students with a quantitative background who want to explore how financial tools can be used to mitigate risk for corporations and society. Students learn how to interpret and assess the risk of individual financial instruments and assets while critiquing modern finance from a risk perspective.

Programme Information

Industry professionals, practitioners and consultants from around the world teach students how to forecast, react and minimalise risk within their chosen field. Throughout the programme, students will learn about the three pillars of risk that influence industries across the globe:... [-]


MSc in Finance

Trinity College Dublin - Business School
Campus Full time 12 months September 2019 Ireland Dublin

Ranked 1st in Ireland and 2nd in Western Europe for Corporate Finance (Eduniversal 2018), the MSc in Finance offered by Trinity College Dublin, is designed for students who wish to develop their careers in the financial services arena. [+]

Ranked 1st in Ireland and 2nd in Western Europe for Corporate Finance (Eduniversal 2018), the MSc in Finance offered by Trinity College Dublin, is designed for students who wish to develop their careers in the financial services arena.

Programme Information

Delivered by expert faculty and leading finance practitioners, students will receive the highest analytical and practical training possible. Trinity Business School is partnered with the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Association and the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute – both of whom have recognised the academic rigour and industry-relevant skills taught to students.

Admissions

Applications for the next intake in September 2019 will open in October. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis so we recommend applying for this popular programme as early as possible to avoid disappointment.... [-]