Lancaster University - Management School

12 months
18500 GBP/year
12500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Masters programme in Economics is intellectually demanding and stimulating, designed to give those who aspire to a high-flying analytical career in Economics the tools they will need to succeed. 


You will be immersed in a diverse student group from various backgrounds, all with a strong knowledge of Economics and the ambition to pursue a career in this area. Throughout your studies, you will quickly develop rigorous training in theory and methods that will help you develop very marketable skills to launch yourself successfully into the job market.

Your teaching will be delivered by experts at the forefront of their disciplines, who have contributed to the Department's outstanding international research reputation in the areas of game theory, industrial organisation, econometrics, applied microeconomics, empirical macroeconomics, labour economics, and the economics of education. Our graduates often secure successful positions in consulting companies, research centres, government departments, international agencies, or in the financial sector. The programme is also excellent preparation for a PhD programme.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Econometrics
  • Research Skills for Economists
  • International Money and Banking
  • Behavioural Finance
  • Public Economics and Political Economy
  • Labour Economics
  • Industrial Organisation
  • Financial Economics
  • Health Economics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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).

Other requirements

General requirements

2:1 (Hons) degree (UK or equivalent) in Economics, or in a related subject, with at least 50% of modules in Economics

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    12500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.


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Lancaster University - Management School