Studyportals
M.Sc. On Campus

Economics and Development Economics

University of Nottingham

12 months
Duration
23000 GBP/year
13000 GBP/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

The MSc Economics and Development Economics programme at the University of Nottingham explores the theories, issues and evidence in economics analysis, as applied to developing countries.

Hey there 👋🏼

Interested in some tips for finding the best matching programme for you?

Here is a checklist of the most common actions that users take before finding their dream programme.

Completed items

Search with at least 2 filters
You can use the search page. The filter section on the left contains a variety of useful filters.
0 / 5
Visit 5 programme pages
You can find programmes in different ways. If you haven't viewed any programmes yet, the search page is probably a good place to start.
0 / 2
Visit 2 university pages
You can find universities in different ways. From the page of a programme you like you can jump to the corresponding university or you can start with the country you like and check a list of universities there.
Take our personality test
Would you like to know what kind of programme would fit your personality best? Go to the personality test page to take the test.
Take our country test
Would you like to which country would be the ideal place for you to study? Go to the country test page to take the test.
Create an account
Creating an account gives you a number of benefits. It will unlock 6 more items on your checklist. Some new things you'll be able to do are:
  • Check your fit with a programme
  • View recommendations
  • Compare programmes

Overview

Key facts

The MSc Economics and Development Economics programme at the University of Nottingham focuses on the specific economic challenges of some of the poorest countries in the world and looks at the success and failure of different economies.

You will learn from experts in their field and our teaching is informed by the research of the Centre for Research in Economic Development and International Trade. The centre’s principle interests are trade policy, macroeconomics of aid, and analysis of household surveys, especially for sub-Saharan Africa.

You will take specialist core modules and choose from a wide range of options to suit your interests. You will also receive one-to-one guidance to enable you to complete your research project.

With an advanced economics degree from the University of Nottingham, you will graduate with all the knowledge, practical skills and confidence you need to stand out to employers and progress as a professional economist or academic researcher.

Careers 

Our masters provides a logical and rigorous perspective on human behaviour which is valued by a wide range of employers around the world, in banking, business, consulting, government and academia.

Our graduates now work in academia, government and the private sector, at organisations such as Barclays, Bloomberg, Deloitte, Economist Intelligence Unit, Goldman Sachs, IBM, PwC, and Thomson Reuters.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Development Policy Analysis
  • Development Microeconomics
  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Macroeconomic Theory
  • Econometric Theory
  • Economic Data Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International students should apply as early as possible

Credits

180 alternative credits

CATS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 (or international equivalent) in a discipline with significant economics content, including some mathematical and quantitative methods modules

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    23000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 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.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 6 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Economics and Development Economics
-
University of Nottingham

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!