Masters programmes at the School of Economics

Masters programmes at the School of Economics

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Start Date

End Date

Program Duration

12 Months

Application Deadline

Type

Master's programs

Certifications & Titles

MA or MSc

Study Options

Full Time

Fees

Regular fees: 10900 GBP

International Fees : 19200 GBP

Full-time - 1 year
UK: £10,6900
Overseas: £19,200

Part-time - 2 years
UK: £5,500
Overseas: £9,600

Funding Options

Range of scholarships available

Economics shapes our world, from inflation and unemployment rates, through to the implications of international trade and a country's standard of living. Our post graduate economics courses allow you to explore this engrossing subject and its global impact. These include the Economics MA, Economics MSc and Economics and Finance MSc.

To support students in their ambition to study a masters in Economics we offer a range of scholarships and new for 2022 is our Vice Chancellor’ Excellence Scholarship scheme.  This prestigious award recognises academic excellence and is awarded to selected students starting a master’s degree at the University of Surrey in September 2022 and February 2023. For more information on eligibility and how to apply, please visit our website.

Economics MA

Our intensive conversion course is designed to provide you with the skills necessary to allow you to pursue a career in the exciting and rewarding field of economics, regardless of your previous degree subject.

Our Economics MA will give you a thorough education in the theories and applications of economics. You’ll study the core principles of microeconomics, macroeconomics and econometrics, gaining a critical awareness of current economic problems and insights. You’ll also develop the ability to combine relevant analytical techniques with insightful data analysis to produce economic conclusions.

The range of optional modules on this course will allow you to shape your studies to match your personal interests and career aspirations.

Economics MSc

Our Economics MSc comprehensively covers the core areas of microeconomics, macroeconomics and econometrics. As well as acquiring excellent technical training in these areas, you’ll also learn how to bring your analytical strengths to bear on applied issues. This course includes training in research methodology that will give you the skills you need to carry out independent research in economics and complete your dissertation.

We offer a range of elective modules which will allow you to tailor your course to meet your needs. These modules take in the full range of academic expertise and active research interests within the School of Economics.

Economics and Finance MSc

This course’s combination of economic theory and quantitative financial skills will give you a broader and sharper perspective of the workings of financial markets, equipping you for a successful career in the fast-evolving and increasingly complex world of international finance.

Our Economics and Finance MSc combines expertise and practical knowledge from both our School of Economics and Surrey Business School. As a student on this course, you’ll apply advanced core-economic principles to the context of business and corporate finance, while mastering the complexities of the banking and financial systems.

The structure of this programme comprises four core modules and four elective modules, split between our School of Economics and Surrey Business School. This combination will provide you with knowledge of macro and micro-economic theory, financial economics and financial econometrics. It will give you the opportunity to tailor your studies according to your own interests and career aspirations.

Get in touch

To find out more why not register for one of our upcoming webinars or open days. These events are a great opportunity to find out more about our Economics programmes, speak to academics and current students and learn more about postgraduate life at Surrey.

The School of Economics
The School of Economics comprises of an international community of world-leading researchers covering micro theory, macro, econometrics, and applied micro. According to the latest THE, the school is in the top ten of economics departments in the UK. Our research is at the forefront of the field and informs our teaching, ensuring that what you learn is topical, relevant and has societal impact. Recent faculty research has appeared in leading economics journals, including the American Economic Review, the Review of Economic Studies, the Journal of Political Economy, the Quarterly Journal of Economics, Journal of the European Economic Association, Journal of Econometrics, the Economic Journal, and the American Economic Journals.

The University of Surrey
The University of Surrey is a global community of ideas and people, dedicated to life-changing education and research. With a beautiful and vibrant campus, we provide exceptional teaching and practical learning to inspire and empower our students for personal and professional success. Through our world-class research and innovation, we deliver transformational impact on society and shape future digital economy through agile collaboration and partnership with businesses, governments and communities.

Key dates
Applications are open now

Closing date: Friday 22 July 2022

More Information

Attendance

On-Campus

Posted on

Start Date

End Date

Program Duration

12 Months

Application Deadline

Type

Master's Programs

Certifications & Titles

MA or MSc

Study Options

Full Time

Fees

Regular fees: 10900 GBP

International Fees : 19200 GBP

Full-time - 1 year
UK: £10,6900
Overseas: £19,200

Part-time - 2 years
UK: £5,500
Overseas: £9,600

Funding Options

Range of scholarships available

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