"Establish a career with any of the world's most affluential institutions, government regulators, or in academia. MSc Finance and Econometrics at Southampton is one of the only masters in the UK to offer specialist training in advanced econometrics techniques and their application to Finance. We’re also ranked Top 20 in the UK for Economics and Econometrics (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022). The full-time programme lasts 12 months, with nine months of taught modules between October and June of the academic year, followed by three summer months of supervised research for a Masters’ dissertation. Part-time programme lasts 27 months and consists of the same components as the full-time version. Students consult with the Head of Masters to establish a detailed plan of studies to fulfil the programme requirements. We can offer you mostly small-group teaching and a considerable amount of personal support from our staff. MSc students are strongly encouraged to attend our seminars and research workshops. Our MSc students usually form a lively and cohesive group which plays an active role in the Division's academic and social life."
For a full list of compulsory and optional modules, please visit our website
Modules are assessed by one or a combination of the following methods: exams, coursework, projects, or essays and dissertation. Exams are held at the end of each semester.
How to apply
If English is not your first language, you will need to demonstrate your English is at our Band C level - IELTS 6.5 overall, with minimum 6.0 in reading, writing, listening and speaking. For information on other accepted English language tests, please see the website.
First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University in economics or a related subject with a high Maths content. Please see course page online for full entry requirements.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6.5||with no component below 6.0|
All programmes at the University of Southampton are taught and assessed in the medium of English (other than those in modern foreign languages). Therefore, all applicants must demonstrate they possess at least a minimum standard of English language proficiency.
Find out more about the University’s English Language requirements
Fees and funding
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Additional fee information
A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your master’s study, both from the University and from other organisations. Please check the website for more information.
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