Taught course

Economics

Institution
University of Leicester · Department of Economics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

The normal entry requirement is a good degree in Economics, equivalent to a UK second class honours degree from a recognised university.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course provides a sound completion to your education as an economist covering all the core aspects of both theoretical and applied work. The degree will open career options as an economist in Government, Business, the academic world and international organisations. This course provides good preparation for students who may wish to move into general management, the civil service or the financial sector. The degree is recognised by the UK's Economic and Social Research Council as providing preparation for doctoral research in economics.

Fees and funding

University scholarships.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 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
0116 252 5113
Fax
0116 223 1028