Taught course

Economics

Institution
University of Southampton · Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

First- or upper second-class degree or equivalent in economics, finance or a related subject

Months of entry

September

Course content

This ESRC recognised research training programme will provide you with rigorous knowledge and understanding of the concepts, tools and methods of modern economics and their application to the analysis of economic problems. We will give you the training necessary for a career as an economist in the public or private sector or to undertake independent research.

Semester One: Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Quantitative Methods. Preliminary Mathematics and Statistics, Quantitative Methods

Semester Two: Dissertation, Labour Economics, Industrial Economics, Finance, International Trade, Panel Data and Microeconometrics, Time Series Econometrics, Financial Derivatives.

Information for international students

www.southampton.ac.uk/international/

Fees and funding

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/pgfundbyschool.html

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Social Sciences
Email
pgtapply.fshms@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 5395