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.
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
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- Advanced Microeconomics
- International Macroeconomics
- Advanced Macroeconomics
- 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
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- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesEconomics Business Administration Econometrics View 573 other Masters in Economics in United Kingdom
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- 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.
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International18700 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 18700 GBP per year during 12 months.
National8440 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8440 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for York
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.