Taught course

Business Analysis and Finance

Institution
University of Leicester · Department of Economics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

The normal entry requirement is a good degree, preferably with some economical and quantitative analysis, equivalent to a UK second class honours degree from a recognised university.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course is designed for students who wish to build a career in the business world and would like good preparation for the use of the analytical techniques of economics in business and finance. Students acquire the tools needed to understand the ways in which general macroeconomic performance impacts on business, and the ways in which economic analysis helps to understand business strategy and the workings of incentive schemes in business organisation and finance. On completion students are prepared for a wide variety of careers in management, the civil service and international organisations.

Fees and funding

University scholarships.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations40
Written coursework / continuous assessment40
Dissertation20 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
MSc Admissions Advisor
Email
economicspg@le.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)116 252 5113
Fax
+44 (0)116 223 1028