Taught course

Economics

Institution
Cardiff University · Cardiff Business School
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

This programme is suitable for graduates or experienced practitioners in economics or economics-related fields from a recognised institution. Students would normally be expected to have a 2:1 degree (GPA 3.0/4.0) in Economics or a related subject, or significant relevant work experience.

Applicants whose first language is not English are required to obtain a minimum overall IELTS score of 7.0 with 7.0 in writing, and at least 6.5 in all other categories. (or an equivalent English language qualification).

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.
Our MSc in Economics 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.
Our team of academic experts will encourage you to consider the social, economic and ethical implications of your decisions as you encounter the economics of labour, development, policy and trade. They’ll draw on their world leading research and real-world consultancy experience to demonstrate how advanced analytical techniques can be leveraged to understand practical problems.

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
Phone
+44 (0)29 2087 0084