Taught course

Economics and Finance

Institution
University of Leeds · Leeds University Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) with a background in economics, finance or accounting. A strong grounding in quantitative subjects, with high grades in these subjects, is essential.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course provides an opportunity to combine an understanding of sophisticated economic theory with advanced finance concepts.

You’ll look at micro and macroeconomics and the methodology of econometric research, whilst acquiring a solid grounding in corporate finance and the financial economics tools commonly used in financial services, quantitative investment analysis and research.

The course is developed and delivered by highly qualified staff with research and consultancy expertise. You’ll take an open-minded approach to economic problems, studying current mainstream theoretical and applied techniques alongside a range of alternative critical perspectives, equipping you to meet the growing demand for economics that can address and resolve real-world problems.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Office
Email
masters@lubs.leeds.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)113 343 4908