Taught course

Economics and Finance for Development

Institution
University of Bradford · Faculty of Management, Law and Social Sciences
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A typical application would include a good Honours degree or equivalent. However the University welcomes applications from all potential students regardless of their previous academic experience; offers are made following detailed consideration of each individual application.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course will provide you with a systematic understanding of economic approaches to development and in particular, the role of finance and financial institutions. Students will be able to evaluate the merits of the various mechanisms of financing development and to understand the bases for financial policy.

During the course you will develop the skills required for the analysis of development issues, and to understand the interlinkages between statistics and econometrics, and develop expertise on international trade and exchange rate policies and related economic matters. Additionally, students have the opportunity to study a range of options covering project and programme management, public policy, and development policy.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12-15 months
part time
24-27 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
enquiries@bradford.ac.uk