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

If this is not evident from your transcripts, please use your personal statement to give details of your mathematical knowledge.

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: Direct Entry: IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.0 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.

Fees and funding

Please see our Prospectus on-line for further information.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Office, Business School
Email
nubs@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 191 208 1503