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What will I learn?

Why choose this course

Economics and finance are the driving forces behind all decisions that shape our society.

Our MSc Economics and Finance course is offered by one of the UK’s leading economics schools. This course’s combination of economic theory and quantitative financial skills will give you a broader and sharper perspective of the workings of financial markets, and equip you for a successful career in the fast-evolving and increasingly complex world of international finance.

What you will study

Our MSc Economics and Finance course combines expertise and practical knowledge from both our School of Economics and Surrey Business School. As a student on this course, you’ll apply advanced core-economic principles to the context of business and corporate finance, while mastering the complexities of the banking and financial systems.

The structure of this course comprises four core modules and four elective modules, split between our School of Economics and Surrey Business School.

Careers and graduate prospects

We offer careers information, advice and guidance to all students whilst studying with us, which is extended to our alumni for three years after leaving the University.

Which department am I in?

FASS - School of Economics

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
£18,000.00 (US$ 23,269) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

October 2020

Venue

University of Surrey

Guildford,

Surrey,

GU2 7XH, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students need to complete Masters Degree. IELTS Academic: 5.5 overall with 5.0 in each component

For international students

A minimum of a 2:1 UK honours degree in either Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Finance, Mathematics, Physics or Statistics, or a recognised equivalent international qualification. Alternatively we will consider a UK 2:1 or overseas equivalent in another subject if you achieve above 60 per cent (UK grading or overseas equivalent) in Macroeconomics and Microeconomics modules and one other module from Algebra, Calculus, Mathematics, Probability, Quantitative Methods or Statistics. Applicants with a 2:1 degree or overseas equivalent in other subjects who have substantial work experience in the field of their desired specialisation will also be considered. IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall with 6.0 in each element. TOEFL (ibt) - 88 overall with 18 in Reading, 19 in Listening, 19 in Speaking and 23 in Writing.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About this uni

Surrey strives to inspire students to view the world in new ways, to be bold in their work and experience all that student life brings.

  • Based in Guildford, 35 minutes from London
  • 23rd in the UK (Complete University Guide 2020)
  • Many subjects in the top ten for student satisfaction
  • Pathway programmes and pre-sessional English courses