Taught course

Economics (MA)

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

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Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2:2 UK honours degree, or a recognised equivalent international qualification.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Economics shapes our world, from inflation and unemployment rates, through to the implications of Brexit and the price of milk.

Our MA in Economics will give you the opportunity to explore this engrossing subject and its continual impact on our world.

Our intensive conversion course is designed to provide you with the skills necessary to allow you to pursue a career in the exciting and rewarding field of economics, regardless of your previous degree subject.

We are ranked in the top 10 for business and economics in the United Kingdom by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020.

Our MA Economics course will give you a thorough education in the theories and applications of economics. You’ll study the core principles of microeconomics, macroeconomics and econometrics, gaining a critical awareness of current economic problems and insights. You’ll also develop the ability to combine relevant analytical techniques with insightful data analysis to produce economic conclusions.

The range of optional modules on this course will allow you to shape your course to match your personal interests and career aspirations. You can choose from an extensive list of topics which currently includes: international finance, risk management, energy and development.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

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