Overview Take a world view as you develop your knowledge and understanding of international business finance and economics. And enhance your comprehension of the broader context of how businesses operate in the international economy. You’ll take compulsory modules such as Economic Concepts, Financial Econometrics, and International Finance. As this programme has a particular focus on the international economy, you'll also take modules specifically designed to give you specialist knowledge in this area. You’ll finish your course by writing a dissertation, which will be supervised by a member of the School of Economics. Upon completing this MSc, you'll be well equipped to pursue a variety of careers in the areas of finance, management or international business. About This Course MSc International Business Finance and Economics is part of our Applied Training Programme, which is designed to provide key skills in economics. It’s ideal if you’re a graduate without an economics background, wishing to develop the analytical skills of an economist. It’s also suitable if you’re an economics graduate wishing to develop specialist expertise in this area without committing to full research training. The compulsory component of your degree consists of taught modules in Economic Concepts, Finance, Financial Econometrics, International Finance, and Multinational Firms. In addition to these, you’ll choose an option from a range of modules, including Financial Mathematics and Environmental Economics. You’ll write a dissertation towards the end of your 12 months with us from within the area of international business finance and economics, which will be supervised by a member of the School of Economics. We offer specialised structural support to help you negotiate your masters course. This includes compulsory, intensive pre-sessional training before the start of teaching on your course modules. This training incorporates the techniques of calculus and matrix algebra and an introduction to the specialist econometric software that you'll use in your MSc programme. Disclaimer Course details are subject to change. You should always confirm the details on the provider's website: www.uea.ac.uk
Assessment will be carried out through combinations of coursework and exams. You will also write a dissertation on a topic of your choice, supervised individually by an academic from the School.
Applicants require a 2.2 Honours degree, or equivalent. All applicants who are not a British national and/or whose first language is not English will need to demonstrate a suitable level of English language proficiency. This is equivalent to an IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 5.5 in all 4 components, although we do accept many other types of qualifications or tests. In accordance with the UK Border Agencies Tier 4 visa guidelines, we will also waive the English language requirement for applicants who meet the defined nationality test or who have completed a degree level course in 1 of the listed countries. For a full list of these, as well as the qualifications / tests that we will consider, please visit our website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£10500||Whole course|
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A variety of Scholarships may be offered to UK/EU and International students. Scholarships are normally awarded to students on the basis of academic merit and are usually for the duration of the period of study.