M.Sc. On Campus

Economics and Finance

Loughborough University

12 months
23850 GBP/year
14500 GBP/year
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The MSc Economics and Finance programme at Loughborough University will provide you with the capability to apply modern macroeconomic, microeconomic and econometric methods in order to assess and shape organisational, government and financial policy.


The programme is ideal if you are interested in a career in banking, finance government (central banking, treasury, etc), international organisations, business, management consultancy and economic consultancy.

You will examine both the microeconomic impacts for firms and the macroeconomic implications for the global economy, and will develop advanced theoretical and quantitative skills – highly sought after by employers in financial services and government – as well as transferable skills that will be of value in a range of other business and policy sectors.


This MSc Economics and Finance programme at Loughborough University will equip you with the skills of professional economist. Well-trained, numerate economists are in high demand in every sector of the economy.

This course opens up the opportunity to pursue careers in banking, finance, government (central banking, treasury, etc.), international organisations, business, management consultancy, economic consultancy, and for higher awards by research.

Example graduate roles include:

  • Analyst, HSBC
  • Associate FX Broker, SSR Group (Sweden)
  • Finance Officer, Siemens

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Microeconomic Theory and Behaviour
  • Macroeconomic Policy and Financial Markets
  • Financial Economics
  • Economic Data Analysis
  • Research Skills
  • Applied Financial Econometrics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent international qualification) in economics, finance, business, management, management science, operations research or a related subject.
  • Applicants from other disciplines will also be considered provided that your degree includes at least introductory modules in economics and an introduction to quantitative subjects such as calculus and statistics.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23850 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 23850 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Loughborough

600 - 1000 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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