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Experimental Economics

Durham University

12 months
Duration
23000 GBP/year
11700 GBP/year
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About

The MSc programme in Experimental Economics at Durham University will give you the opportunity to equip yourself with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career in economics and related disciplines.

Overview

The MSc programme in Experimental Economics at Durham University consists of a set of core and elective modules, culminating in a practice-based business project or a research-based dissertation.

You will then choose two elective modules. The list of modules may vary from year to year, but in previous years has included: Development Economics; Econometrics II; Environmental Economics and Policy; Industrial Organisation; International Economics; International Finance; Market Microstructure; Microeconometrics; Money and Banking; Natural Resource Management; Public Choice; Public Economics. 

Dissertation

In the third term, you will carry out an original research project. This may be an independent piece of work or, alternatively, you may decide to develop a more applied project with an appropriate organisation. 

Supervised by a faculty member with relevant experience, you’ll investigate in greater detail a subject that you’ve already studied as part of your programme. This is an opportunity for you to develop your business insight and present your analysis and ideas in a scholarly and professional manner.

Key to your career

Whatever your specialist interests, you’ll find our careers team is one of the most useful resources to support you on your way to your target career. Now more than ever, it’s the skills you’re able to demonstrate in addition to your academic abilities that will make you shine in a fiercely competitive jobs market.

That’s why our facilities and services are designed to complement your course and help you develop essential professional and practical skills – from personal resilience and self-awareness to CV writing and interview techniques.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Advanced Macroeconomics 
  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • Behavioural Finance and Economics
  • Experimental Economics and Finance
  • Econometrics
  • Econometric Methods and Microeconometrics
  • Econometric Methods and Financial Modelling and Business Forecasting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The equivalent of a UK first or upper second class honours degree. 
  • Official transcript of marks
  • Copy of degree certificate (if available)
  • Copy of English test results (if available).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

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

    11700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11700 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU Student: £23,000. per year
  • Home Student: £11,700.00 per year
  • Island Student: £11,700.00 per year
  • International non-EU Student: £23,000 per year

Living costs for Durham

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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