Online Applied Econometrics MSc
Regular fees: 800 - 16000 GBP
PG Certificate of Achievement:
£889 (Assessed) / £800 (Unassessed) per 10 Credit Module
£1778 (Assessed) / £1600 (Unassessed) per 20 Credit Module
PG Certificate (60 Credits / 1 Year): £5,333
PG Diploma (120 Credits / 3 Years): £10,667
Full MSc (180 Credits / 3 Years): £16,000
Access world-class teaching and unrivalled industry insights in Timberlake and Lancaster University’s live, online Applied Econometrics postgraduate programme. Make data shine, and set yourself ahead as a changemaker and leader at the forefront of econometrics.
This MSc is designed for professionals who wish to develop their applied econometrics skillset in a flexible and customisable format, expanding their network, competencies and career opportunities by learning from the best names in the industry globally (Prof. Sir David Hendry, Prof. Jeffrey Wooldridge, Prof Siem Jan Koopman and many more), gaining a qualification from quadruple accredited, top UK business school, Lancaster University Management School.
Study when it’s convenient for you, with 11 part-time modules and a dissertation totalling 180 credits, to be completed over a maximum of three years.
MSc in Econometrics
The MSc in Applied Econometrics offers specialised, practical and theoretical education in an environment of academic and commercial excellence.
This course has been designed specifically for a 100% online audience. It uses a range of interactive activities to support learning, including discussion forums, online readings, interactive lectures, videos and online tutorials.
Why this MSc?
• Global Faculty - Taught by world-class professionals, this course gives unprecedented access to the brightest minds in econometrics, from top institutions, all over the world.
• Career Growth - The Applied Econometrics MSc is designed for students looking to be top of their field in Econometrics, whether academically or in industry. It can lead to accelerated growth in careers like trading, energy, hedge funds, insurance, and that’s just the beginning.
• Flexible - Fit your studies around a busy lifestyle. Grow the essential research, analytical and critical thinking skills to succeed in your career, all on your schedule. Tailor your education to your interests, with a varied offering of modules and suggested pathways.
• Quality - A leading combination of best in field academics, curated by experts with 40+ years of expertise in commercial econometrics.
How It Works
There are three compulsory core modules to be taken. From there, students can choose from our wide-reaching selection of electives taught by thought leaders and innovators in the field of Econometrics. Students will also be expected to complete a dissertation, supervised by a member of the faculty.
Modules are taught through a balance of online tutorials and lectures. This is to be supported by recommended reading, set exercises and private study. Each module is assessed either by coursework or examination.
Students can opt to take a specialised MSc path
- Time Series and Forecasting
- Machine Learning
- Microeconometrics and Empirical Economics
Students can specialise at every level, whether they are completing a PG Diploma, PG Certificate or a full MSc.
All qualifications require you to take the following core modules: Foundations of Econometrics and Time Series Methods and Forecasting.
Unlike other UK accredited Graduate programs, there is one flat rate for each qualification when completing our online MSc, Postgraduate Diploma of Postgraduate Certificates, no matter where you live in the world.
There are two start dates available, with admissions in October 2021 and January 2022.
A deposit of £1000 is payable upon acceptance of your offer. This will be deducted from the first payment of your fees.
What are tuition fees for?
Studying at a UK University means that you need to pay an annual fee for your tuition, which covers the costs associated with teaching, examinations, assessment and graduation.
What support is available towards tuition fees?
Lancaster University and Timberlake's priority is to support every student in making the most of their education. Students may be entitled to bursaries to help with the cost of fees. You can find out more about financial support and our scholarship scheme by contacting our admissions team here.
Can you convert a PG Certificate or PG Diploma to a full MSc at a later date?
Yes, this option is available to all PG Certificate and PG Diploma students. For those looking at converting Postgraduate Certificates and Postgraduate Diplomas to the MSc Applied Econometrics, please contact our course advisers to discuss on +44 (0)20 8697 3377.
Choose the modules you want and tailor your learning to support your goals.
Students can opt to study as little as one module. Or, they can complete a number of qualifications, from a PG Diploma, PG Certificate to a full MSc in Applied Econometrics, all accredited by Lancaster University.
Students can take their customisation further: opting to follow one of three tailored Applied Econometrics pathways.
Time Series and Forecasting, Machine Learning, or Microeconometrics and Empirical Economics.