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A mid 2:2 degree (55%+) 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.
Months of entry
- Align your degree to your personal aspirations
- Study abroad opportunities including the prestigious QTEM programme
This MSc is a springboard into a career as an Economist. Whether you are looking to work in the Civil Service, at a leading bank, or a multinational organisation, this programme can help you achieve your aims. It is also an ideal choice for anybody who sees their future as an analyst for a major investment company.
You will be provided with an understanding of economic and financial theory, together with specialist econometric and mathematical techniques. At the heart of the programme are core modules in financial theory with optional modules for you to choose from across finance, economics or econometrics to align your degree to your personal aspirations.
Information for international students
If you are an international student, please visit our international equivalency pages to enable you to see if your existing academic qualifications meet our entry requirements.
English language requirements
Overall score 6.5. No less than 6.0 in any section.
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
At the University of Exeter Business School, we want to ensure studying for a Masters remains accessible to the brightest minds of the future, regardless of financial background. We therefore have a range of scholarships available.
We are delighted to offer Global Excellence Scholarships for students of outstanding academic quality applying to postgraduate Taught programmes starting in Autumn 2020.
Postgraduate loans of up to £10,906 are now available. Find out more about whether you are eligible and how you can apply by visiting our postgraduate loans scheme pages.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- The Business School Postgraduate Admissions Officer
- +44 (0)1392 726679