Taught course

Economics and Public Policy

Institution
University of Sheffield · Department of Economics
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

2:1 undergraduate degree in economics or a related subject with a strong emphasis on macroeconomics, microeconomics, mathematics and statistics.

Months of entry

September

Course content

With a focus on public economics and designing and evaluating public policy, our MSc prepares you for a career as an economist in the public sector, policy consultancy or in research.

Course description

This course will enable you to specialise in public economics and designing and evaluating public policy both in the UK and internationally. It prepares you for a career as an economist in the public sector, policy consultancy or in research.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

English language requirements

Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

For more information about entry requirements for international students, please visit https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/international/applying/postgraduate-taught

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
economics-admissions@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 3456