Master Degree in Economic Studies in United Kingdom

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Economic Studies

A masters is earned after students complete an undergraduate degree program. To obtain a masters, you usually need to complete 12 to 18 college courses that often involve completing comprehensive tests and/or a thesis.

Economics and administration is a discipline that focuses on both macro and micro economics. Experts are trained to understand both how individual actions and mass trends affect the economy. Many specialize in particular subject areas such as public policy, business economics and consumer behavior.

 

UK, United Kingdom is more than 300 years old and comprises four constituent nations: England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. The UK has been a centre of learning for the past 1,000 years and possesses many ancient and distinguished universities. Foreign students make up a significant proportion of the student body at UK universities.

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MScR in Economic & Social History

The University of Edinburgh - The School of History, Classics & Archaeology
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years October 2019 United Kingdom Edinburgh + 1 more

The MSc by Research in Economic and Social History offers you the opportunity to undertake a substantial piece of supervised independent research. The MSc by Research in Economic and Social History is aimed at students who have a specific topic of interest into which they wish to conduct their own research. The programme provides structured research training while at the same time enabling you to pursue a research project that you design yourself, in consultation with supervisors. It serves as both a self-contained research degree and as preparation for further study for the PhD degree. [+]

The MSc by Research in Economic and Social History offers you the opportunity to undertake a substantial piece of supervised independent research.

The MSc by Research in Economic and Social History is aimed at students who have a specific topic of interest into which they wish to conduct their own research.

The programme provides structured research training while at the same time enabling you to pursue a research project that you design yourself, in consultation with supervisors. It serves as both a self-contained research degree and as preparation for further study for the PhD degree.

Economic and social history addresses the historical processes underlying the evolution of modern society by employing a range of insights and approaches from the social sciences, including economics, sociology and social anthropology. The programme focuses on civil society, material culture, youth, gender, crime, cinema, economic growth and energy policy in a variety of historical contexts.... [-]


Master in Economics

Across the Pond
Campus Full time 1 year August 2019 United Kingdom Aberdeen Belfast Brighton Canterbury Cardiff Chester Cirencester Colchester Edinburgh Epsom Exeter Falmouth Farnham Glasgow Guildford Huddersfield Leeds Leicester Lincoln Liverpool London Loughborough Manchester Newcastle upon Tyne Norwich Nottingham Oxford Reading Rochester Sheffield + 29 more

With an ever-changing economic landscape both within and outside of the UK, now is an excellent time to obtain a degree in economy to make a contribution to understanding these shifts. With the UK’s diversity and its ever-changing economy, it is an ideal and exciting locale for the academic pursuit of economy. [+]

STUDY ECONOMICS IN THE UK

Across The Pond partners with some of the top UK universities for economics. In fact, UK universities comprise over 10% of the QS World University Rankings for Economics list. As an academic discipline, economics marries the analytical, the mathematical, and human impact; therefore; it is a truly inter-disciplinary subject with multiple perspectives and outcomes. With an ever-changing economic landscape both within and outside of the UK, now is an excellent time to obtain a degree in economy to make a contribution to understanding these shifts. With the UK’s diversity and its ever-changing economy, it is an ideal and exciting locale for the academic pursuit of economy.... [-]


MSc/PGDip in International Finance and Accounting

Abertay University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2019 United Kingdom Dundee + 1 more

Our MSc International Finance and Accounting are specially designed to enable you to establish a professional career in the financial sector – the main engine of growth in modern, open market-based economies. [+]

Well-qualified professionals in the financial sector can expect to spend a significant part of their career in an international setting, and our MSc is designed with this in mind. During your studies, you’ll find yourself in a cosmopolitan environment, where you’ll learn to develop a critical understanding of the principles, theories, concepts, contexts, approaches and challenges central to international finance, accounting and economics in the global economy. As well as developing skills in the use of tools, techniques, and research methods, you’ll become familiar with ethical and professional standards in finance and accounting, in an international setting, and will be supported to acquire ethical awareness and sound judgment in interpreting complex features of institutions in the global economic system (e.g. accounting information reported by international companies).... [-]


Master in Economic Analysis

Carlos III University of Madrid
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 United Kingdom London

The main goal of our Master in Economic Analysis is to provide a high-level background in Economics to students from all around the world extremely formed and motivated. [+]

Master in Economic Analysis

The main goal of our Master in Economic Analysis is to provide a high-level background in Economics to students from all around the world extremely formed and motivated. We also want to improve the quality and productivity of the research groups, so the Economics Department provides weekly seminars in Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Econometrics, and in this way, we get an intellectually active and stimulating environment.

Because of our International nature, courses are taken in English, so correct written and spoken English is demanded.

The Graduate Program is part of the European Network for Training in Economic Research (ENTER), an initiative by eight of the leading economics departments in Europe, all of them with international graduate programs: Barcelona (Universitat Autònoma), Brussels (Free University), Mannheim, Stockholm (joint graduate program), Tilburg, Toulouse, UCL and Universidad Carlos III. The network organises exchanges of research students between the participating departments.... [-]


Master in Economic Development and Growth (Erasmus Mundus Master Course)

Carlos III University of Madrid
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 United Kingdom London

The Erasmus Mundus Master Course in Economic Development and Growth-MEDEG is a full-time masters programme organized by a consortium including three top-class European Universities. [+]

Master in Economic Development and Growth

The Erasmus Mundus Master Course in Economic Development and Growth-MEDEG is a full-time masters programme organized by a consortium including three top-class European Universities:

Universidad Carlos III Madrid - Spain (coordinating institution) University of Warwick – United Kingdom University of Lund - Sweden

MEDEG lasts two academic years, includes 120 ECTS (60 ECTS/year), and consists of 14 or 16-course modules (depending on the two different mobility schemes available) delivered through a combination of lectures, classes, tutorials and essay writing with individual supervisors. Another key component of the programme is an 8.000-word research dissertations to be written at the end of the first year and a 15.000-word dissertation to be written at the of the second year, on subjects chosen by students in consultation with supervisors.... [-]


Executive Master of Insurance

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Munich School of Management
Campus Part time October 2019 United Kingdom Birmingham

In the winter 2007/2008, the Munich School of Management started the degree programme of Executive Master of Insurance for the first time. Developed in close cooperation with the insurance industry, this new programme’s clear line of business-oriented focus on insurance matters is a corollary of Munich being a centre of the insurance business. [+]

In the winter 2007/2008, the Munich School of Management started the degree programme of Executive Master of Insurance for the first time. Developed in close cooperation with the insurance industry, this new programme’s clear line of business-oriented focus on insurance matters is a corollary of Munich being a centre of the insurance business. Nationwide, Munich counts the highest number of employees working in the insurance industry and therefore ranks among the leading centres of this business worldwide.

The course of study within this programme, which is subject to a fee, is spread over three semesters, and is mainly targeted at full time employees. Course contact hours will occupy weekends and single phases of attendance, split into sets of 8 days. Some of the courses are taught in English.... [-]


Masters in Finance (part-time)

London Business School
Campus Full time Part time 21 months August 2019 United Kingdom London + 1 more

The Masters in Finance (MiF) is widely regarded as the pre-eminent postgraduate qualification for finance professionals. [+]

The Masters in Finance (MiF) is widely regarded as the pre-eminent postgraduate qualification for finance professionals.

The programme, which can be studied full-time or part-time, is taught by London Business School's internationally renowned finance and accounting faculty and provides an opportunity to study with a stimulating, experienced and diverse international peer group. The programme is part of a range of Finance Programmes at London Business School.

Why a London Business School Masters in Finance?

Top finance jobs demand a sharp decision-maker; someone able to grasp the finer details as well as their significance in the bigger picture. At London Business School, our Masters in Finance (MiF) programme focuses on rigorous academic frameworks coupled with real-world relevance and practical application so that you can excel in the workplace.... [-]


Masters in Finance (full-time)

London Business School
Campus Full time 10 months August 2019 United Kingdom London

The Masters in Finance (MiF) is widely regarded as the pre-eminent postgraduate qualification for finance professionals. [+]

The Masters in Finance (MiF) is widely regarded as the pre-eminent postgraduate qualification for finance professionals.

The programme, which can be studied full-time or part-time, is taught by London Business School's internationally renowned finance and accounting faculty and provides an opportunity to study with a stimulating, experienced and diverse international peer group. The programme is part of a range of Finance Programmes at London Business School.

Why a London Business School Masters in Finance?

Top finance jobs demand a sharp decision-maker; someone able to grasp the finer details as well as their significance in the bigger picture. At London Business School, our Masters in Finance (MiF) programme focuses on rigorous academic frameworks coupled with real-world relevance and practical application so that you can excel in the workplace. ... [-]


Master in Accounting Practice (MProf)

Middlesex University London
Campus Part time 2 years October 2019 United Kingdom London UK Online + 1 more

The MProf Accounting Practice has been designed to enhance the capabilities of managers working in the accountancy profession. [+]

Master in Accounting Practice (M.Prof.)

The M.Prof. Accounting Practice has been designed to enhance the capabilities of managers working in the accountancy profession. It does this by developing your skills of reflective practice and culminates in a major workplace-based research project. It has been designed specifically for members of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and is an excellent option for those wishing to develop themselves through a critical exploration of their role and evolving managerial responsibilities. One of the benefits of the MProf is that it provides the opportunity to make a claim for academic recognition against your existing relevant formal and informal learning.... [-]


Research Degrees (MPhil/PhD) in Development Economics

SOAS University of London
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years September 2019 United Kingdom London + 1 more

The PhD in Development Economics is a research degree offered by the Department of Economics, and is also part of the PhD pathway, 'International Development', within the Bloomsbury Doctoral Training Partnership. The latter forms one of the few Centres recognized by the UK's Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), thereby receiving financial support, and especially individual grants, for MSc and PhD students. This PhD pathway is open to applicants whether or not eligible for, or in receipt of, ESRC funding, with ESRC-funded students expected to form a small minority overall. Successful applicants to the MPhil/PhD in Development Economics will normally have a good Master's degree in a relevant subject if entering directly into the MPhil/PhD pathway although each applicant is assessed on merits including work and other experience. [+]

MPhil/PhD Development Economics

Duration: 3 years full time or 6 years part-time

Entry Requirements: Admission and Thesis Requirements. A good Masters degree in Economics is usually required for registration for the MPhil and PhD research degrees. Students are normally registered for the MPhil degree in the first instance. Once approval of the Student's Supervisory Committee has been received, the student's registration is upgraded to PhD status (and backdated to the commencement of the MPhil registration), usually at the end of the first year of study. The normal period of study for a PhD degree is not less than three years of full-time study. Students if full-time employment or with other significant commitments may register for part-time study, for which the minimum registration period is double that of full-time study. Candidates are expected to present a thesis of no more than 55,000 words for the MPhil, while for the PhD the maximum length is 100,000 words.... [-]


Research Degrees (MPhil/PhD) in Economics

SOAS University of London
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years September 2019 United Kingdom London + 1 more

The Department of Economics of SOAS has become one of the most outstanding sites for undertaking a research degree. [+]

MPhil/ Ph.D. Economics

Duration: 3 years full time or 6 years part-time

Entry Requirements: Admission and Thesis Requirements. A good Masters degree in Economics is usually required for registration for the MPhil and Ph.D. research degrees. Students are normally registered for the MPhil degree in the first instance. Once approval of the Research Student's Supervisory Committee has been received, the student's registration is upgraded to Ph.D. status (and backdated to the commencement of the MPhil registration), usually at the end of the first year of the study. The normal period of study for a Ph.D. degree is not less than three year of full-time study. Students in full-time employment or with other significant commitments may register for part-time study, for which the minimum registration period is double that of full-time study. Candidates are expected to present a thesis of no more than 55,000 words for the MPhil, while for the Ph.D. the maximum length is 100,000 words.... [-]


MRes in Finance and Management

SOAS University of London
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2019 United Kingdom London + 1 more

The MRes in Finance and Management degree at SOAS is unique in two respects. First, it combines a broad-based training in quantitative and qualitative research methods used in financial and management studies. Secondly, due to the research background of academics at SOAS and their regional expertise, the qualitative and quantitative research methods introduced can be applied in the context of developing and emerging economies. [+]

MRes in Finance and Management

Duration: One calendar year (full-time) Two calendar years (part-time)

Subjects Preferred: Minimum first degree with good grades in any subject equivalent to a UK upper second class honours

Start of programme: September

Mode of Attendance: Full Time or Part Time

The MRes in Finance and Management degree at SOAS is unique in two respects. First, it combines a broad-based training in quantitative and qualitative research methods used in financial and management studies. Secondly, due to the research background of academics at SOAS and their regional expertise, the qualitative and quantitative research methods introduced can be applied in the context of developing and emerging economies.... [-]


Specialised Master in International Wealth Management

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom London

Accredited C.I.F. (Investment Advisor), and C.J.A. (Relevant Legal Expertise), the Specialised Master® in International Wealth Management (formerly MS Private Banking and Financial Planning) on our Paris Campus trains high-level generalists in the field. Career opportunities are bewildering: solicitors, banking advisors, lawyers, insurance experts, tax consultants, accountants, property managers, financial investment consultants – and many more. Students spend one month on our London Campus. [+]

Accredited C.I.F. (Investment Advisor), and C.J.A. (Relevant Legal Expertise), the Specialised Master® in International Wealth Management (formerly MS Private Banking and Financial Planning) on our Paris Campus trains high-level generalists in the field. Career opportunities are bewildering: solicitors, banking advisors, lawyers, insurance experts, tax consultants, accountants, property managers, financial investment consultants – and many more. Students spend one month on our London Campus.

Faced with the development of a multi-professional environment, growing internationalisation, and increasingly complex personal asset issues regarding both key players and wealth management activities in this field, ESCP Europe has decided to develop these programmes into a truly international curriculum; the only one of its kind.... [-]


Advanced Master in Finance

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom London

It boasts prestigious faculty, an extensive alumni network of finance professionals, and solid, long-standing relationships with financial institutions (banks, brokers, finance companies). [+]

First created in 1987, the ESCP Europe Advanced Master in Finance is now a benchmark reference for finance education in Europe. It boasts prestigious faculty, an extensive alumni network of finance professionals, and solid, long-standing relationships with financial institutions (banks, brokers, finance companies). The programme involves over 30 weeks of rigorous full-time academic coursework:

15 weeks on the ESCP Europe Paris Campus and 15 weeks on the London Campus - immediately followed by an internship to boost applied professional skills and an individual research project (thesis). The Advanced Master in Finance is in constant dialogue with leading figures in the world of finance in order to adapt its contents to changing market needs and to ensure the highest quality of instruction possible.... [-]


International Master In Fintech, Finance and Digital Innovation (Fintech)

MIP Politecnico di Milano School of Management
Campus Full time 12 months September 2019 United Kingdom Edinburgh

The International Master in Fintech, Finance and Digital Innovation (FINTECH) is designed to provide students with all the skills and competencies to face the Fintech revolution. The programme targets young graduates who want to specialize in the Fintech area by deepening their knowledge of digital technologies and their application in the financial world, e.g. banks, insurance companies, asset management. [+]

Best Masters in Economic Studies in United Kingdom 2019.

In cooperation with the Department of Mathematics and the Department of Management Engineering of Politecnico di Milano

Key Facts Start date: September 2019 Format: Full Time Duration: 12 months Tuition fee: € 16.000 Language: English Location: MIP Politecnico di Milano Graduate School of Business (Milan, Italy)

Admission Requirements: 3-year Bachelor degree (minimum 180 ECTS) in Engineering, Economics, Finance or scientific disciplines

Course

The International Master in Fintech, Finance and Digital Innovation (FINTECH) is designed to provide students with all the skills and competencies to face the Fintech revolution. The programme targets young graduates who want to specialize in the Fintech area by deepening their knowledge of digital technologies and their application in the financial world, e.g. banks, insurance companies, asset management.... [-]