Imperial College London

Course Introduction

The MSc in Economics & Strategy for Business is a one-year, full-time course developed for business graduates with prior experience of economics and strategy. The programme integrates strategic analysis with contemporary economics to prepare students for successful careers in strategy or management consulting. There is a careful balance of teaching and learning, individual work and group work, as well as regular seminars by external speakers. Case study methodology and class-based discussions are also used to strengthen conceptual, analytical and problem solving skills. Graduates of our MSc in Economics and Strategy for Business primarily seek strategy consulting, management and finance roles within the consultancy, banking and finance and information technology sectors. Our most recent graduates have gained employment at top global employers including: Bloomberg; Citigroup; ExxonMobil; EY and Google.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £28,300 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £28,300 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £28,300 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students need to have a minimum requirement is a 2.1 degree which includes introductory courses in micro- and macro- economics, and a basic knowledge of quantitative topics (in particular calculus, statistics and linear algebra). They are also required to have a well-researched career plan with clear short and long term goals.
  • International entry requirements: Students must achieve the College requirement in the appropriate English language qualification: Standard IELTS 6.5 overall (minimum 6.0 in all elements); Higher 7.0 overall (minimum 6.5 in all elements).