Taught course

Dip (Grad) in Economics

Institution
University of Sussex · Economics
Qualifications
GradDip

Entry requirements

A first- or upper second-class undergraduate honours degree in a subject other than economics or a lower second-class undergraduate degree in economics.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course is designed both for graduates of other disciplines who wish to change their academic direction, and for economics graduates who need additional training to enable them to enter an MSc degree.

All students study macro- and microeconomic principles, statistics, mathematics and two options in economics including at least one of International Trade and the Economics of Development over the course of nine months. Successful completion of the Diploma with an average mark of at least 60 per cent provides
guaranteed admission to one of our MSc degrees in economics in the following academic year.

Assessment

Modules are assessed by a combination of examinations, and (for statistics) a project report.

Information for international students

http://www.sussex.ac.uk/study/pg/2016/taught/1657/33098#qualifications

Fees and funding

UK students
http://www.sussex.ac.uk/study/pg/2016/taught/1657/33098#fees
International students
http://www.sussex.ac.uk/study/pg/2016/taught/1657/33098#fees

The University of Sussex aims to attract the most talented students to postgraduate study and offers one of the most generous scholarship programmes of any UK university. For full details of our scholarships please visit:www.sussex.ac.uk/study/money/scholarships/pgt2016/

Qualification and course duration

GradDip

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Student Recruitment Services
Email
pgbmec@sussex.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1273 872717