Full time & Part time September MSc 1 Year Full Time / 2 Years Part Time
Economics (10) Finance (14)

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The Economics MSc programme at Southampton is designed for those who want to delve into the fascinating world of macro and microeconomics. With a focus on evaluating economic policies and problems, this one-year master's degree will equip you with in-depth knowledge of modern economic concepts and methods. Whether you aspire to be an economist or pursue further research, this programme is recognized by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC). You'll have the opportunity to explore various sectors, from labour and industry to finance and trade, and develop essential skills in economic analysis and research. A 2:1 degree in a relevant subject is required for entry.

About the course

This ESRC-recognised research training programme will provide you with a thorough knowledge and understanding of the concepts, tools and methods of modern economics and their application to the analysis of economic problems. We will give you the training necessary for a career as an economist in the public or private sector or to undertake independent research.

We’re ranked Top 15 in the UK for Economics and Econometrics (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023). Southampton also has one of the largest and most active econometric theory groups in the UK and a long-standing reputation in macroeconomics and microeconomic theory.

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Entry Requirements

You’ll need a 2:1 degree in a relevant subject such as mathematics, economics, statistics, quantitative techniques or finance.

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A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your study, both from the University and from other organisations.

Please see the university website for further information on fees for this course.

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Where is University of Southampton


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