Taught course

Economics

Institution
Cardiff University · Cardiff Business School
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

For entry requirements for this course, please visit: https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/taught/courses/course/msc-economics

Months of entry

September

Course content

Apply advanced economic theory to reframe and resolve contemporary socio-political challenges.

From Brexit and the Bedroom Tax to wages and wealth, environment and energy to health and homelessness, economists have rarely held such influence in the direction and debate of the challenges affecting the communities of the world.

The business of changing the world is ours.

This course is focused on nurturing a new generation of economics professionals with the tools and techniques to meet the demands of a global economy.

We’ll help you prepare for careers in government service, industry, international institutions, consultancy and central banks, equipping you with the specialist theoretical knowledge and practical skills to address significant economic challenges.

Distinctive features

  • Study at a Business School ranked 1st in the UK for research environment and 6th for research excellence (REF 2014)
  • Learn from renowned faculty with advisory and consultancy experience in public, private and third sector organisations across the world
  • Attend specialist workshops hosted by our Economics Section and explore the latest developments in research and practice

Information for international students

With over 8,500 international students from more than 130 countries, you will be joining a diverse and inspiring academic community.

For further information about our English language requirements, please visit https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/international/english-language-requirements

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgradenquiries@cardiff.ac.uk