You investigate topics including:
- Topics in corporate finance
- How to raise funds to maintain the activity of a firm
- Asset pricing algebra
- Defining debt and equity
- Modigliani-Miller irrelevance theorems
After completing your masters, you may wish to extend your knowledge with a research degree – many Essex graduates decide to stay here for further study.
Alternatively, our course also prepares you for employment; recent surveys have shown that higher degree graduates are more likely to obtain jobs at professional or managerial level.
On the Financial and Business Economics course offered by the University of Essex you will develop key employability skills including statistical analysis, mathematical techniques, research, analytical reasoning and modelling.
Our recent graduates have gone on to work for a range of high-profile organisations:
- PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC)
- Ernst and Young
- EXL Service
More generally, our graduates find employment in roles such as business and financial analysts, management consultants, government officials, and economists for banks and other financial organisations.
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- Econometric Methods
- Economics of Financial Markets
- Mathematical Methods
- Theory of Industrial Organisation
- Topics in Financial Economics
- Monetary Economics
- Economic Development Theory
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- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
We recommend that you apply as soon as you are able to.
DisciplinesEconomics Business Administration Finance View 561 other Masters in Economics in United Kingdom
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A degree with an overall 2.2 in a discipline related to economics such as: Economics, Maths, Engineering, Finance, Physics or any other degree with a strong maths component.
- The Degree should contain some economics components including Macroeconomics; Microeconomics or Econometrics.
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International19380 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19380 GBP per year during 12 months.
National12410 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12410 GBP per year during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.