City University London

Course Introduction

This course is designed to build upon the knowledge and skills students have acquired at undergraduate level and apply them to real'world economic and business problems; students have the opportunity to extend their previous education by focusing on business and economic policy issues.

Course Modules

Modules include: Business economics; quantitative methods; financial markets. Optional modules: e'commerce; international business economics; corporate finance; economics and business strategy; economics of competition and regulation; econometrics; the course also includes compulsory research raining in preparation for writing a dissertation in business economics.

Course Additional Entry

An Honours degree in a relevant discipline; or an Honours degree in any discipline supplemented by relevant work experience; appropriate professional qualifications or experience may be taken in lieu of a degree; an equivalent qualification from an overseas university; if English is not a 1st language applicants are expected to have 1 of the following English language qualifications: a 1st degree from an overseas institution recognised by the University as providing adequate evidence of proficiency in the English language; GCE O'level/GCSE English language or English literature, grade C minimum; Cambridge ESOL CPE at grade C or above; an overall score of 6.5 in the IELTS with a minimum of 6.0 for each subtest; a score of 600 minimum (computer score 250) in the TOEFL; satisfactory standard in the verbal section of the Princeton Test (GMAT); US SAT with 500 in verbal performance; WELT with pass grades of BBC minimum; other evidence of proficiency in the English language which satisfies the board of studies concerned.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £16,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,500  Academic year. First year home fees