MSc Programmes in Economics - Discover Economics at the University of Surrey
The School of Economics at the University of Surrey offers four MSc programmes and one MA programme. Our MSc programmes provide rigorous training in advanced economics, imparting the core skills necessary to progress toward a wide range of careers or PhD study. The MA Economics is an intensive conversion course designed to provide you with the skills needed to allow you to pursue a career in economics, regardless of your previous degree subject.
The School of Economics consists of an international community of world-leading researchers. Our strong research profile is exemplified by the results of the 2014 Research Excellence Framework in which we ranked joint 6th in research intensity.
We have expertise in macroeconomics, microeconomics, econometrics, international economics, labour economics, and finance. Our modules are taught by research-active academics who publish regularly in leading international journals and have experience of advising important organisations and institutions. This ensures our teaching and research remain at the forefront of each field and are highly policy-relevant.
Above all, you will be joining a School that is renowned for the quality and friendliness of its staff. Our formal and informal mechanisms to engage with students include joint student-staff committees, student representation in Boards of Studies, personal tutoring, regular office hours and social events, all of which underpin a vibrant and supportive learning environment.
The student experience at the School of Economics is vital to the success of our courses, and you will be encouraged to express yourself and develop your full potential. We encourage a two-way dialogue with our students, reflecting on input from our students to help shape the way our courses are delivered.
To find out more about each of our programmes please visit our programme webpages:
- MA Economics
- MSc Economics
- MSc Economics & Finance
- MSc Business Economics and Finance
- MSc International Economics, Finance and Development
Studentships are available to high achieving Home/EU or International candidates which includes a Tuition fees waiver, maintenance stipend and an invitation to teach and/or demonstrate.
Our postgraduate fees are payable for each academic year, or each stage of your programme. Students are liable to pay revised fees annually for the duration of the programme.
On certain masters’ programmes, you may need to pay for special equipment, field courses or study periods overseas, in addition to your fees. Details of these expenses may be obtained from the appropriate faculty or department.
We also have a number of scholarships within the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, available to postgraduate students.
Engage with us
We have a wide range of postgraduate webinars from January 2019 onwards to give you the chance to discover more about postgraduate life at Surrey, chat to academics and current students and find out more about fees and funding. Find out more and register today.
We also run several postgraduate open afternoons a year where you will have the chance to meet our academics and current students, tour the campus and listen to talks about postgraduate study at Surrey and the application process.
For further details on how to apply and inquiries about your eligibility for our master’s programmes you can visit our Postgraduate Admissions website. Alternatively, you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call them on +44-(0)1483-682-222