Taught course

Development Economics

Institution
University of Birmingham · Birmingham Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 2:1 bachelor’s Honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in Economics or a related discipline. You are expected to have received a good training in economics, to at least intermediate level, and to have taken at minimum: Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Econometrics or Statistics, and Mathematics or a Quantitative module at bachelor’s level.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Emerging and developing economies are fast becoming a force to be reckoned with on the global arena. Formal and technical analysis of these economies is an essential part of continuing Third World development. Specialised courses in development theory, development policy and econometrics will hone your analytic, technical and research skills as you prepare for your career in the industry. The MSc in Development Economics reflects our growing strength in both theoretical and applied policy areas, particularly as they relate to developing countries.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Admissions
Email
mscadmissions@contacts.bham.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)121 415 8273