Taught course

Economics and Econometrics

Institution
University of Exeter · Business School
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

A 2:1 degree with honours in an Economics or related discipline from a recognised university including degrees where Economics is a "minor" subject. Evidence of mathematical/quantitative ability is required.

We do consider all applications where there is evidence of exceptional performance in modules relevant to the programme of study, significant relevant work experience or professional qualifications. We will also consider applicants with 2:1 degrees in quantitative subjects such as Engineering, Physics and Maths.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Overview
  • For students who’ve studied economics as the principal focus of an undergraduate degree, or as a minor part of a quantitatively-focussed degree, and interested in a career involving Econometrics or Economics
  • Sharing core modules with the MSc Economics, you will be given a strong foundation in Econometrics topics as you will be taught at a more advanced level during these modules.
  • Flexible so you can shape your Masters to fit your own specific interests, be that investment banking, policy-making or further study
  • Participate in our seminar series, which attracts leading academics from universities across the world so you can gain insight into current research in economics and econometrics

Careers

Our Masters programmes are designed to prepare you for a successful career, wherever in the world you plan to work. Employers expect advanced communication and technical skills, team-working and independent research, project-management and the very latest specialist knowledge from their postgraduate recruits.

Our MSc in Economics and Econometrics enables you to develop the research, analytic, economic and econometric skills and subject expertise that will make you a valuable asset from the start of your career.

This is also an excellent programme from which to launch an academic career by later pursuing your own PhD research topic in economics.

Information for international students

English language requirements:

IELTS (Academic)

Overall score 6.5. No less than 6.0 in any section.

TOEFL IBT

Overall score 90 with minimum scores of 21 for writing, 21 for listening, 22 for reading and 23 for speaking.

Pearson Test of English (Academic)

58 with no less than 55 in all communicative skills.

Other accepted tests

Information about other acceptable tests of linguistic ability can be found on our English language requirements page.

Fees and funding

UK students
http://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/economics/economics_econometrics/#fees
International students
http://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/economics/economics_econometrics/#fees

We want to ensure that postgraduate study remains accessible to the brightest minds of the future. We therefore have a range of full and part-fee scholarships for postgraduate students looking to study at the Business School in 2021. Please see our scholarships page for more information.

Find out more about tuition fees and funding

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Name
The Business School Postgraduate Admissions Officer
Email
business-school-msc@exeter.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1392 726679