Comments about MSc Economics - At the institution - Sheffield - South Yorkshire
Designed for students who intend to pursue careers as economists in commerce, academia or government Emphasises development of advanced analytical skills Accent on research training.
Economics - MSc Entry requirements Upper second-class honours degree or better from a UK university, or equivalent overseas qualification, or approved professional qualification. If you have other qualifications please contact the Postgraduate Secretary for advice. A background in economics is essential. Our standard English requirements for overseas applicants are: IELTS 6.5 (with no less than 5 in each part), or TOEFL 575 with TWE 4.5 (paper based) or TOEFL 232 (computer based) or TOEFL 90 (internet-based) or equivalent.
Computer practicals, lectures, seminars, tutorials and workshops.
Coursework (including essays and project-work) and examination. You must pass the taught stage to proceed to the dissertation.
-Quantitative Methods and Econometrics
-Applied Macroeconometrics or Applied Microeconometrics
Plus four options from a list which currently includes:
-Mathematical Methods for Economics
-International Money and Finance
-Modern Theory of Banking and Finance
-Public Sector Economics
-Labour Market Analysis.