Finance and Economics at Aston University, Birmingham - UCAS

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Course summary

Are you looking to master finance and economics for a thriving career in banking, government, international organisations or economic consultancies? Course description Delivered by the triple-accredited Aston Business School, our MSc Finance and Economics programme merges key concepts in finance and economics, preparing you for a diverse range of career paths in banking, finance and government sectors. The course delves into micro and macroeconomic theories, applying these principles to practical scenarios. You will learn to critically assess the impact of policies on financial markets and the broader economy, honing skills vital for informed decision-making. Taught by leading academics with rich industry experience, the programme offers practical insights into the financial world in a supportive, engaging environment. This approach brings the course content to life, preparing you for various roles in economics and finance post-graduation and positioning you strongly for the CFA® (Chartered Financial Analyst) Level I exam. Key course benefits

  • Recognised for quality – Aston Business School is proud to be among 1% of business schools worldwide with triple accreditation
  • Professionally affiliated – Aston University is an Affiliated University of the CFA Institute
  • Clear academics – 100% of students agreed that staff were good at explaining things (Finance programmes; PTES, 2023)
  • Safe in our hands – Ranked top 10 in the UK for ‘graduate prospects – on track’ (Accounting and Finance; Complete University Guide, 2024)
  • Supporting students – 100% of students agreed that the support available for academic skills, using IT and accessing resources met their needs (Finance programmes, PTES, 2023)
  • Gain the advantage – Get ahead of the competition with the Aston Global Advantage professional development module


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Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • CFA Institute

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £12000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £12000 Whole course
Scotland £12000 Whole course
Wales £12000 Whole course
International £23500 Whole course

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Finance and Economics at Aston University, Birmingham - UCAS