Masters | Postgraduate Course - Finance and Econometrics MSc Course Details within University of York

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Finance and Econometrics MSc

Study Details

MSc 1 year Full-time

The aim of this programme is to take students with a prior knowledge of economics and/or mathematics and give them a thorough grounding in theoretical and applied finance. The programme provides the essential postgraduate skills to those wishing to follow careers in applied or quantitative finance, as well as those wishing to pursue further research.

Core modules include advanced microeconomics; advanced macroeconomics or international macroeconomics; theory of finance; topics in financial econometrics; financial markets; econometric methods for research. Students also choose one further module from a wide range of options.

Entry Requirements

Minimum entry criterion is the equivalent of an upper 2nd Class degree primarily in economics, with strength in econometrics, from a UK university.
If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you're applying to. For more information, see: https://www.york.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/apply/international/english/