12 months
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18700 GBP/year
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Join a Economics course from University of York which has received the highest accreditation from the Economic and Social Research Council for the last 30 years.

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Overview

Join a course which has received the highest accreditation from the Economic and Social Research Council for the last 30 years.

This course emphasises problem-solving and practice in economic theory, applied economics and econometrics. You'll have opportunities to study areas of application at the frontiers of economics such as experimental economics, regulatory policy, industrial organisation, intertemporal and international macroeconomics, financial markets, and labour economics.

Students who have a Bachelors degree in Economics with a very high average mark and a research proposal of outstanding quality can apply for the 1+3 PhD. This gives you the chance to first study for a Masters then a PhD in Economics at University of York .

Careers and skills

This course will act as a springboard to a wide variety of careers, as employers will highly value your analytical problem-solving abilities, as well as your research and communication skills. The Masters is also an ideal basis for progression to a PhD.

Career opportunities

You'll gain the skills that will allow you to work in a variety of organisations. These include:

  • Research agencies
  • Consultancy firms
  • Economic advisory services of governments
  • Banks or international agencies
  • Universities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • International Macroeconomics 
  • Advanced Macroeconomics 
  • Project
  • Either Econometrics or Econometric Methods for Research or Econometrics  and Applied Microeconometrics 
  • Applied Microeconometrics 
  • Design and Analysis of Mechanisms and Institutions 
  • Development Economics: Theory and Evidence
  • Emerging Market Macroeconomics 

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

  • 2:1 or equivalent in Economics. You may also be offered a place if you have a strong degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computing, Engineering or the sciences and are very keen to study Economics.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18700 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8440 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8440 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for York

646 - 1124 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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