M.Sc. On Campus

Economics & Finance

University of Strathclyde Business School

12 months
23650 GBP/year
14500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Understanding the interaction between the disciplines of Economics & Finance is now critical to understanding the world we live in. Training in these subjects is essential for those hoping to work in the public or private sector as economists, analysts or consultants. This MSc Economics & Finance degree course is delivered by Strathclyde Business School. 


Why this course?

The aim of the MSc Economics & Finance at Strathclyde Business School is to produce highly skilled professionals who can analyse, understand and explain the complex economic and financial issues that arise in a globalised world. 

Jointly delivered by the Departments of Economics and Accounting & Finance, you will study the interaction between economics and finance, which is now critical to understanding the world we live in. 


Graduates could gain employment in any job where a good knowledge of economics and finance is required. For example:

  • public sector
  • financial institutions
  • consultancies
  • international organisations
  • non-governmental organisations

Programme Structure

Compulsory classes

  • Foundations of Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics for the Business Environment
  • Analysis of Economic Data
  • Further topics in Microeconomics
  • Principles of Finance
  • Accounting & Financial Analysis
  • Macroeconomics for the Global Business Environment
  • Quantitative Methods
Optional classes

Choose one from this list. You'll also be able to choose from a wide range of classes from across the Department of Economics and the Department of Accounting & Finance.

  • Avanced Corporate Finance & Applications
  • Derivates &Treasury Management
  • Dissertation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications.


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

Minimum second-class honours degree or overseas equivalent (view the entry requirements for your country) in:

  • economics
  • finance
  • business studies
  • management science

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23650 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

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


There are scholarship opportunities available for students applying for this course. Opportunities include:
  • MSc Economics & Finance Essay Scholarship
Scottish students
  • Students living in Scotland can find out more about funding from the Student Awards Agency Scotland.
English students
  • Students ordinarily resident in England may be eligible to apply for a loan of up to £10,000 to cover their tuition fees and living costs.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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