Taught course

Economics

Institution
University of Southampton · Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the Un+H3:H7iversity in economics, finance or a related subject. Please see course page online for full entry requirements.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This ESRC-recognised research training programme will provide you with a thorough 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.

Southampton also has one of the largest and most active econometric theory groups in the UK and a long-standing reputation in macroeconomics and microeconomic theory.

Semester One (Compulsory and Optional):
Microeconomics; Macroeconomics; Quantitative Methods;
Preliminary Mathematics and Statistics
Semester Two (Compulsory and Optional):
Dissertation; Labour Economics; Industrial Economics; Finance; International Trade; Panel Data and Microeconometrics; Time Series Econometrics; Financial Derivatives; Financial Econometrics; Priciples of Corporate Finance

Information for international students

www.southampton.ac.uk/international/

Fees and funding

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

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