2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent (eg, a GPA of 3.0 or above) in a social sciences subject. Students with other qualifications and/or relevant work experience can also be considered. Students who have a degree in economics and wish to pursue further studies in development economics, are advised to apply for the MSc Economic Development or the MSc Finance & Economic Development.
International students with academic qualifications below those required should contact our partner institution, Glasgow International College, who offer a range of pre-Masters courses.
Months of entry
This programme provides non-economics graduates a solid grounding in policy analysis, economic growth and economic development. You will develop a thorough understanding of the main models related to economic growth and development and of the economics of transition from less developed to developed status.
- You will be taught by leaders in the field, many of whom have worked with international and government organisations including the IMF, World Bank, UN, Commonwealth Secretariat and central banks.
- You will have the opportunity to enhance your learning by taking courses in other subjects at the University such as economic & social history and Central & East European studies.
Information for international students
Please see the English language requirements.
Fees and funding
Please see the range of scholarship opportunities available.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Adam Smith Business School