Masters | Postgraduate Course - Behavioural Economics and Finance MSc Course Details within University of Exeter

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Tuition fees per year 2019/20 UK/EU: £10,700 full-time International: £19,050 full-time
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Behavioural Economics and Finance MSc

Study Details

MSc 1 year full-time

Our MSc Economics programmes are intended to deepen your knowledge and understanding of economics as an academic discipline. Our programmes are designed to be flexible so that you will get the most intellectual return, whether you studied economics as the principal focus of your undergraduate degree, or if economics were a minor part of a quantitatively-focussed degree.

Module details

Compulsory modules

  • BEEM101 Microeconomics 15
  • BEEM103 Optimization Techniques for Economists 15
  • BEEM127 Experimental Methods 15
  • BEEM011 Applied Econometrics 1 15
  • BEEM012 Applied Econometrics 2 15
  • BEEM125 Experimental and Behavioural Economics 15
  • BEEM126 Behavioural Choice and Financial Decision Making 15
  • BEEM118 Experimental Economics Project and Dissertation 60
  • BEEM015 Industrial Economics and Strategy 15

Entry Requirements

A 2:1 with honours in an Economics, Finance or Psychology related discipline from a recognised university, including degrees where Economics is a "minor" subject.  Evidence of mathematical/quantitative ability is required.  

We do consider all applications where there is evidence of exceptional performance in modules relevant to the programme of study, significant relevant work experience or professional qualifications. 

Programme Funding

We offer numerous scholarships to encourage exceptional students to apply for Masters programmes at the University of Exeter.

Student Destinations

Our Master’s programmes are designed to prepare you for a successful career, wherever in the world you plan to work. Employers expect advanced communication and technical skills, team-working and independent research, project-management and the very latest specialist knowledge from their postgraduate recruits.

Our MSc in Behavioural Economics and Finance will enable you to develop the professional and behavioural economic and financial skills and subject expertise that will make you a valuable asset from the start of your career.