Taught course

International Economics and Finance

Institution
Newcastle University · Newcastle University Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or an international equivalent. You also need to show a firm grasp of:

  • basic calculus
  • probability theory
  • statistical inference.

You can use your personal statement to show your mathematical knowledge if it is not clear from your transcripts.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our International Economics and Finance MSc will suit you if you have a non-financial background. It is also for those interested in a management career with an emphasis on finance and international economics.

The behaviour of public and private sector organisations is significantly influenced by international economic developments in the financial and goods markets. As a result, there is a demand in the market for individuals with a comprehensive understanding of:

  • economic and financial theory
  • policy dimensions within an open economy context

This course will suit motivated students who want to pursue careers in:

  • investment banking
  • financial research
  • financial trading.

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Information for international students

To study this course you need to meet our Band 6 English Language Requirements.

If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a pre-sessional English course.

Fees and funding

See Fees and Funding tab in the Programme information in our online Prospectus.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Name
Degree Programme Director
Email
nubs@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)191 208 1503