Economics and Econometrics MRes

Course Introduction

Economics and Econometrics MRes:

* Research-oriented programme for students who already hold an MSc in economics or related field

* Strong emphasis on formal maths, statistics and econometrics

* Teaching and dissertation supervision by research-active academics

* Most students graduating from the programme continue onto our PhD programme (subject to fulfilling requirements)

* Can also be pursued as a stand-alone degree

* Eligibility to apply for ESRC 1+3 funding (ie for one year of MRes and three years of subsequent PhD)

Facilities

State-of-the-art building

Career paths

Most students graduating from this programme continue onto our PhD programme (subject to fulfilling requirements). Those who do not pursue further studies, go on to a wide range of careers in the financial industry or public sector.

Our dedicated careers team offers students one-on-one appointments, support with job applications, practice interviews, information about internship opportunities and employability events.

Start Date

EXPECTED SEP-2019.

Tuition & Fees

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
Masters in Research (MRes) £12,950 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
Masters in Research (MRes) £12,950 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
Masters in Research (MRes) £19,850 Overseas Fees

Qualifications Required

  • Domestic entry requirements: A Distinction at UK Masters level in Economics, Finance or a related field. A thorough knowledge of Masters-level Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, and Econometrics, and also of Mathematics and statistical theory relevant to Economics is required.
  • International entry requirements: A Distinction at UK Masters level in Economics, Finance or a related field. A thorough knowledge of Masters-level Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, and Econometrics, and also of Mathematics and statistical theory relevant to Economics is required. Students need to have an IELTS 6.5 overall including 6.0 in Writing, and 5.5 in Reading, Listening and Speaking; TOEFL: 92 overall including 21 in Writing, 18 in Reading, 17 in Listening and 20 in Speaking.
  • IELTS score: 6.5
  • TOEFL score: 92