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Economics and Development Economics

Nottingham University Business School

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
19575 GBP/year
10530 GBP/year
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About

This course explores the theories, issues and evidence in economics analysis, as applied to developing countries.

Overview

Key facts

  • 6th in the UK for research power in the latest Research Excellence Framework
  • Top 100 worldwide for economics in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018

This course comprises 120 credits of core and optional modules, plus a 60-credit dissertation on a subject of your choice. 

You will receive one-to-one support from an expert academic supervisor, and methodological and practical guidance through our Economic Research Methodology module.In semester one, you will take modules in microeconomic theory, macroeconomic theory, econometric theory and economic data analysis.In semester two, you will take two further required modules in development policy analysis and development microeconomics.

 You will also start work on your dissertation by taking a module in economic research methodology, and will choose two optional modules from a wide range.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Development Policy Analysis
  • Development Microeconomics
  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Macroeconomic Theory
  • Econometric Theory
  • Economic Data Analysis 
  • Economic Research Methodology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

2:1 (or international equivalent) in a discipline with significant economics content

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19575 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19575 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10530 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10530 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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