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Behavioural and Economic Science

University of Warwick

12 months
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24120 GBP/year
24120 GBP/year
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About

The Behavioural and Economic Science MSc from the University of Warwick combines multidisciplinary expertise from the departments of Psychology, Economics and Warwick Business School. Warwick's Psychology department allows you to focus on the cognitive science of judgement and decision making.

Overview

This innovative Behavioural and Economic Science course from the University of Warwick in the growing area of decision science and behavioural economics combines multidisciplinary expertise from the Department of Psychology, Department of Economics and Warwick Business School (WBS). 

The course emphasises both theoretical foundations and real-world application of core and advanced areas of behavioural economics, and the cognitive science of judgement and decision making. 

The Psychology variant of the course is designed for students with a first degree in a science-based subject, such as Psychology, Maths, Biology, etc., or a subject with a strong quantitative element, such as Business, Finance, etc.

Careers

Graduates from this course have gone on to work in areas including: Decision Technology, the Commonwealth Bank, Bursara Center, and Behavioural Insights Team.

Our department has a dedicated professionally qualified Senior Careers Consultant offering impartial advice and guidance together with workshops and events throughout the year. We also encourage students to attend a number of networking events and hold a series of workshops which have previously included topics such as: Careers in Behavioural Science, Applying for Ph.D.s in the behavioural science.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Behavioural Microeconomics
  • Issues in Psychological Science
  • Methods and Analysis in Behavioural Science
  • Experimental Economics
  • Behavioural Economics
  • Principles of Cognition

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
70
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
70
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum requirements 2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24120 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24120 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    24120 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24120 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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