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Full time & Part time September MSc 1 year full time, 2 years part time
Business & Management (5) Economics (10) Psychology (31)

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Embark on a transformative academic journey with the Behavioural Economics MSc programme. Delve into the intricate realm of decision-making processes under various constraints and influences, equipping yourself with invaluable insights for a career in the dynamic field of behavioural economics. Tailored for graduates in economics, psychology, or related disciplines, this programme offers a comprehensive curriculum covering core modules such as Cognitive and Economic Science of Rational Choice, Psychological Processes, and Experimental Behavioural Science. The modular structure includes a research dissertation, providing hands-on experience in applying behavioural economics principles. With a focus on practical implications and real-world applications, this programme prepares you for diverse roles in the public or private sector. The entry requirements are flexible, welcoming applicants with a strong academic background or professional qualifications in relevant fields. Elevate your career prospects and delve into the fascinating world of behavioural economics with this esteemed programme.

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Key information

You will learn how people and institutions make decisions under conditions of constraint, such as time and knowledge, and under various influences such as social pressure. There are many practical implications of insights from behavioural economics and the field is widely accepted to deliver a powerful, cost-effective approach to improving human welfare.

Course overview

The course is suitable for recent graduates in economics, psychology and related social science or quantitative disciplines who are looking to develop a career in the fast-paced world of behavioural economics, either in the public or private sector.

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Entry Requirements

At least an upper second class degree in Psychology, Economics or a related discipline (or equivalent in terms of professional qualifications). An equivalent qualification from an overseas university is acceptable. Selection is by application form, personal statement and references. It is not a prerequisite to have a background in Economics or Psychology.

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