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M.Sc. On Campus

Economics, Finance and Banking

University of Portsmouth

12 months
Duration
15100 GBP/year
10500 GBP/year
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About

If you're looking for a Master's that'll sharpen your knowledge of economics and finance and give you a deep insight into the financial services sector, this is the postgraduate course for you.

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Overview

On this MSc Economics, Finance and Banking degree course, you'll focus on business decision-making and strategy. You'll learn to interpret trends, identify market risks and assess public policy, while developing the forecasting techniques that'll make you a real asset to the financial services and banking sectors.

When you graduate, your Master's degree can open doors to ambitious roles in the finance and banking sectors, business and commerce, industry, and private and public sectors.

What you will experience?

On this course you'll:

  • Evaluate economic theories, principles and strategy
  • Learn how to interpret trends and identify market risks
  • Assess public policy arguments
  • Develop financial forecasting techniques
  • Study themes including financial markets, econometrics, regulation and international banking
  • Use our Bloomberg terminals to monitor and analyse real-time financial market data movements and trades
  • Receive support and mentoring from staff, both face-to-face and via social media
  • Complete an independent research project, based on economic research in a topic of your choice
  • Tap in to our library’s array of electronic resources, including ejournals and newspapers

Careers and opportunities

This course will provide you with the analytical skills needed to work in financial markets. You’ll be in a strong position to enjoy a successful career in the finance and banking sectors, business and commerce, industry, and private and public sectors.

What jobs can you do with a Economics, Finance and Banking degree?

Career opportunities include:

  • Account manager
  • Financial analyst
  • Trader in financial assets
  • Purchasing and acquisitions officer
  • Econometrics
  • Business professional
  • Commercial, industrial or public sector manager

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Contracts, Markets and Regulation
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Finance and Financial Markets
  • International Banking
  • Research Methods and Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A second-class honours degree in a relevant or related subject, which includes some element of statistics or quantitative methods, or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15100 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10500 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

UK/EU/Channel Islands and Isle of Man students:

Part time

  • Year 1: £3,500
  • Year 2: £7,000

International students:

Part time

  • Year 1: £5,030
  • Year 2: £10,070

Living costs for Portsmouth

710 - 1099 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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