The course develops skills in statistical analysis, as well as investigating the motivation, financial practices, and consequences of international business. Students a gain greater depth of understanding of the broader economic context of the international economy. This course fits into UEA’s Applied Training Programme designed to provide training in new and vocationally attractive skills in Economics.
Develop skills in statistical analysis, investigating the motivation, financial practices, and consequences of international business. You will study compulsory modules in economic concepts and methodology, international political economics and the operation of multinational firms. You can also take optional modules in finance, environmental economics, economic theory, mathematics and economics and the mass media. Assessment will be carried out through combinations of coursework and exams.
Teaching is provided by members of academic staff, often in a relatively informal learning environment, and programmes incorporate lectures, seminars, and practical work, including computer lab sessions. Teaching in UEA’s School of Economics is informed by cutting edge research and practice; members of academic staff advise the European Commission, the Office of Fair Trading and other institutions, and their day-to-day experience in the running of competition policy gives a practical angle to the academic rigour of their teaching.
This degree will allow you to develop skills highly desired by employers, including analytical and business awareness skills in an international context. The programme should appeal to those who wish to pursue a career in the areas of finance, management or international business.
School of Economics, University of East Anglia – Postgraduate Scholarships
No. of awards TBC
Funding for postgraduate study is available both from the University of East Anglia (UEA) and from a number of external schemes. Applicants should note that many award schemes have early closing dates and may require the acceptance of the offer of a place as a condition of eligibility. If you wish to apply for funding you are therefore strongly advised to apply to the School of Economics as early as possible in the year of entry. Please indicate in your application that you wish to be considered for an award.The School of Economics, within the Faculty of Social Sciences at UEA, has an excellent research and teaching profile with strong international links to institutes, organisations, international networks and research councils both throughout Europe and globally.
Value of Scholarship(s)
Award value usually for duration of the period of study and may vary for individual Scholarships.
A variety of Scholarships and Bursaries may be offered to Home/EU and International students. These are usually awarded to students on the basis of academic merit.
For full details about how to apply and application deadlines for individual Courses, Scholarships and Funding opportunities specifically available to you, please visit the link below.
Open to applicants with a minimum 2.2 degree (or equivalent) in Economics or a relevant subject, or those with a relevant maths or statistics module in their degree. UEA Admissions will also take into account the employment experience of applicants where relevant.
Recipient: University of East Anglia
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