Applicants should normally hold a minimum of a Bachelors degree (a UK 2.2) in economics or an equivalent qualification. Applicants without a Bachelors degree in economics should normally hold a 2:1 or equivalent qualification. Each applicant is assessed on their own merit.
Applicants who have a joint degree in economics and a related discipline, or who have had a wide involvement in the field of their desired specialisation will be considered, as may graduates in engineering, mathematics and science.
Months of entry
The MSc Energy Economics and Policy programme provides a solid grounding in the economics of international oil and gas, the general principles of regulation, energy and environment policies and technology, and energy modelling.
You will gain a thorough understanding of microeconomics, macroeconomics and econometrics. Building on these foundations, the programme focusses on economic and policy issues affecting the energy sector.
Furthermore, guidance in research methodology will ensure you develop the skills required to effectively undertake thorough independent research.
Those wishing to work in research and/or policy-making in the energy area will find this programme particularly relevant.
Information for international students
IELTS 6.5 overall, 6.0 in each component (or equivalent)
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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