M.Sc. On Campus


Nottingham Trent University

12 months
18000 GBP/year
11000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Economics degree from Nottingham Trent University has been designed to give you an in-depth understanding of economic concepts, principles and techniques by focusing on the application of economics to contemporary real-world issues.


Nottingham Business School is a UK leader in financial and business education – an Economics degree from NTU gives you the foundations and opportunities to pursue a wide range of exciting careers.

What you’ll gain from this Economics degree from Nottingham Trent University?

  • apply advanced economic concepts and techniques to analyse problems in scare resource allocation.
  • synthesise and critique a range of economic ideas and methods relating to issues and problems in the allocation of scarce resources.
  • be able to apply advanced economic concepts and techniques to evaluate international trade and investment flows.
  • learn how to synthesise and critique a range of methods employed in evaluating prospective investments in goods and services.
  • evaluate the rigour and validity of published research and assess its relevance to the practice of economics.
  • make recommendations for organisational practice based on theoretical insights through a process of experiential or applied learning.
  • develop a critical understanding of the role of the economics discipline in the global context.

Careers and employability

At Nottingham Business School, we’re focused on your employability from the start of your postgraduate degree. We provide you with a learning experience that integrates theory and practice.

Graduates from this course have gone onto roles within the public, private and third sector, undertaking positions such as:

  • consultancy
  • economic researchers
  • investor relations manager
  • Banking Supervisor
  • financial analyst

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Behavioural Applications in Economics and Finance 
  • Using Quantitative Data in Economic Analysis
  • Contemporary Issues in Economics
  • International Trade and Investment 
  • Economic Evaluation Techniques 
  • Economic Analysis of Global Issues 
  • Consultancy Experience Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We would recommend applying as soon as you are able as we may close the course if it is full.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You will need an undergraduate degree equivalent to a UK undergraduate honours degree (2.2 or above) in one of the following fields: economics, business, management, finance or another social science-related subject (containing quantitative methods at level 1 as a minimum), or a quantitatively-based subject such as science, engineering or maths.
  • All applicants will be required to demonstrate a commitment to the subject they wish to study and should demonstrate how their chosen programme of study will benefit them in their future career.
  • One academic reference is required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Placement year

  • National: £12,385 (£11,000 in Year One and £1,385 in Year Two)
  • International: £19,385 (£18,000 in Year One and £1,385 in Year Two)

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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