Entry requirements

A degree in Economics or in a related subject with at least 50% of modules in economics.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This programme provides a rigorous training in theory and methods and helps you develop marketable skills to launch yourself on to the job market. It opens up career opportunities in consulting companies, research centres, government departments, international agencies, or in the financial sector. It’s also ideal preparation if you are thinking of undertaking a PhD.

You’ll join a department known throughout the world for its strength in economics. Programme staff have international reputations in areas such as game theory, industrial organisation, econometrics, applied microeconomics, empirical macroeconomics, labour economics, and the economics of education.

Modules

· Behavioural Finance

· Econometrics

· Financial Economics

· Health Economics

· Industrial Organisation

· International Banking and Risk Management

· Labour Economics

· Macroeconomics

· Microeconomics

· Public Economics and Political Economy

· Research Skills

Information for international students

IELTS: 7.0 or equivalent (minimum element scores apply).

Fees and funding

UK students
£11,000 per year
International students
£17,500 per year

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Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Coordinator
Email
lumspgadmissions@lancaster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1524 590733