Taught course

Business Economics and Business Finance

Institution
De Montfort University · De Montfort University
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You should hold a good honours degree or overseas equivalent. Additionally, if you wish to study the Econometrics elective in semester 2 you must have studied a quantitative module in the final year of your undergraduate degree (or equivalent) with a grade equivalent to a 2:1. Applications from those without formal qualifications but with significant professional experience in business or finance will be considered individually. English Language requirements If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.5 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required. English language tuition is available at DMU both before and during the course, if required.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

On this course, you will learn leading-edge economic theory and put that theory into practice by applying it to real-world problems. You will graduate with in-depth knowledge of international business and finance and be in the position of connecting the outcomes of such approaches to decision making within the broader context of national and international policy making.

  • Excellent teaching quality
    Learn from leading academics with international reputations for research and teaching within their specialist areas
  • No previous knowledge or experience required
    You will have the opportunity to study the foundations of economics and finance, as well as study further challenging modules
  • Develop knowledge of international financial markets
    Adopting a cross-disciplinary approach, you will learn to identify, assess and communicate the impact of changes in international financial markets
  • Learn how to apply key economic and finance theory to industry
    You will develop the ability to apply quantitative financial techniques and assess the impact of key economic variables on the business environment
  • Improve decision making skills, essential in industry
    Prepares graduates for a career in organisational decision making from a finance perspective

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.5 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required. English language tuition is available at DMU both before and during the course, if required.

Fees and funding

UK students
£7,000
International students
£12,200

At DMU, we are committed to helping our graduates enhance their careers and personal development through further study. We are proud to currently offer two scholarships.

Vice-Chancellor’s 2020 Scholarship
Up to 50 per cent of tuition fees offered to Home/EU DMU alumni for students who wish to continue their studies at DMU by enrolling on a Postgraduate taught course.

Vice-Chancellor's Sports Scholarship
Up to £6,000 worth of support available to full-time UK and EU undergraduate and postgraduate students, starting in September 2016.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Faculty of Business and Law
Email
enquiry@dmu.ac.uk
Phone
0116 250 6070