Full time September MSc 1 year full time
Business & Management (5) Economics (10)

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Are you ready to take your economics knowledge to the next level? Our MSc Economics programme is the perfect opportunity for you to become a professional economist. This broad-based research-training course will equip you with theoretical and quantitative skills, preparing you for a career in government, financial institutions, business, and international agencies. With modules covering economic theory, econometrics, and a range of options including development economics and finance, you'll have the chance to tailor your studies to your interests. Our programme is designed for those with a good undergraduate degree in economics or a related field. Start your journey towards a PhD or a rewarding career today.

About the course

Equip yourself to become a professional economist with this Master’s degree in economics – a broad-based research-training course designed to provide you with an opportunity to develop theoretical and quantitative skills. 

With compulsory modules covering economic theory and econometrics, as well as options in a number of areas including development economics, environmental economics and finance, our MSc Economics course is ideal if you’d like to pursue a career in government, financial institutions, business, commerce, international agencies and other similar organisations. It’s also an excellent step towards studying for a PhD in the field. 

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Entry Requirements

Bachelors degree - 2:1 or equivalent

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Value: 10% tuition fee reduction
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10% tuition fee reduction


You are an Alumnus of UEA, or expect to become one, at the time of applying for an eligible postgraduate programme and are, and will remain, self-funded for the duration of the programme, (exemptions include PGCE, MBA, foundation, pre-Masters and postdoctorate diploma programmes).

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Please read the terms and conditions for this scholarship before applying: https://www.uea.ac.uk/study/fees-and-funding/scholarships-finder/scholarships-a-z/10-alumni-tuition-fee-discount-scheme

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UEA offer a generous range of scholarships every year, including funding for specific countries, schools and subjects. Scholarships include £4-£5,000 awards for students from specific countries, sports scholarships, a £2,000 'Bright Futures' fee reduction for UK-based students and a 10% reduction in fees for UEA alumni.

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