12 months
22440 GBP/year
10130 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This intellectually demanding Economics and Finance course from University of York will provide you with the essential skills you need to follow professional careers in these areas or to pursue further research.

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Globalisation means an ever-increasing demand for specialists in economics and finance.

Aimed at students with a prior knowledge of economics, this course will give you a thorough grounding in theoretical and applied finance and economics. You'll join one of the largest economics departments in the country and be taught by highly qualified staff.

Careers and skills

This Economics and Finance course from University of York will act as a springboard into a career in an area related to economics and finance. It is also an ideal preparation for a PhD.

Career opportunities

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

  • Economist (including with HM Treasury and HM Revenue & Customs)
  • University researcher
  • Financial analyst
  • Consultant.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Microeconomics 
  • Advanced Macroeconomics or International Macroeconomics
  • Theory of Finance 
  • Financial Markets 
  • Econometrics 
  • Econometric Methods for Research
  • Corporate Finance 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can be submitted year-round, but we recommend you apply as early as possible as entry to many courses is competitive.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 or equivalent in Economics, Finance or a related discipline, with evidence on your degree transcript of strong grades in economics, mathematics and statistics modules at an intermediate (2nd year) level.

Tuition Fee

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    22440 GBP/year
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  • National

    10130 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10130 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.


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