Taught course

Economics

Institution
University of Surrey · Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally hold a minimum of a bachelors degree (a high UK 2:2 or overseas equivalent) in single honours economics.

Applicants who have a joint degree in economics and a related discipline, or a degree in mathematics, statistics, physics, chemistry, engineering or computer science should normally hold a UK 2:1 degree (or overseas equivalent).

Applicants with a 2:1 degree (or overseas equivalent) in other subjects who have substantial work experience in the field of their desired specialisation will also be considered.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Based in one of the top economics schools in the UK, this programme equips you with the fundamental skills necessary for using economics in your future career or for PhD research.

It also offers opportunities for you to specialise in aspects of the discipline that fulfil your interests and career aspirations.

The MSc in Economics comprehensively covers the core areas of microeconomics, macroeconomics and econometrics. Our graduates are not only well-trained technically in these areas, but are capable of bringing their analytical strengths to bear on applied issues.

The programme includes training in research methodology that provides you with the skills needed to undertake independent research in economics and complete your dissertation.

The range of elective modules allows you to tailor your education. These modules encapsulate the broad range of academic expertise and active research interests within the School.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
admissions@surrey.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1483 682 222