Taught course

Economics

Institution
University of York · Department of Economics and Related Studies
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

2:1 or equivalent in Economics. You may also be offered a place if you have a strong degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computing, Engineering or the sciences and are very keen to study Economics.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Develop your skills in economic analysis and quantitative techniques.

This course emphasises problem-solving and practice in economic theory, applied economics and econometrics. You'll have opportunities to study areas of application at the frontiers of economics such as experimental economics, regulatory policy, industrial organisation, intertemporal and international macroeconomics, financial markets, and labour economics.

Students who have a Bachelors degree in Economics with a very high average mark and a research proposal of outstanding quality can apply for the 1+3 PhD. This gives you the chance to first study for a Masters then a PhD in Economics.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5, minimum 6.0 in each component.

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,290
International students
£19,950

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate enquiries
Email
econ-pg-admissions@york.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1904 323789