MSc Economics, Finance and ManagementFind a programme
|Faculty||Faculty of Social Sciences and Law|
|Programme length||One year full-time|
|Location of programme||Clifton campus|
|Part-time study available||No, full-time only|
|Start date||September 2020|
This interdisciplinary programme will equip you with the knowledge and skills to address the strategic challenges that face modern businesses and organisations that operate in competitive national and global markets. It is suitable for students with limited experience in the three disciplines, providing comprehensive training in these subjects with a strong emphasis on real-world applications.
The School of Economics, Finance and Management aims to provide excellence in teaching and learning within a stimulating research environment.
Fees for 2020/21
We charge an annual tuition fee. Fees for 2020/21 are as follows:
- UK/EU: full-time
- Overseas: full-time
- Channel Islands/Isle of Man: full-time
Fees are subject to an annual review. For programmes that last longer than one year, please budget for up to a five per cent increase in fees each year. Find out more about tuition fees.
University of Bristol students and graduates can benefit from a ten per cent reduction in tuition fees for postgraduate study. Check your eligibility for an alumni scholarship.
Funding for 2020/21
Further information on funding for prospective UK, EU and international postgraduate students.
After completing core units in economics, finance and management, you can choose your own mix of optional units or you can specialise in either strategy and business or international economics and finance. All students are equipped with the necessary skills in data analysis to allow you to complete a project-based dissertation of up to 15,000 words. Dissertation topics build directly on what you learn in your optional units.
Visit our programme catalogue for full details of the structure and unit content for our MSc in Economics, Finance and Management.
An upper second-class honours degree (or equivalent qualification) that demonstrates mathematical ability.
See international equivalent qualifications on the International Office website.
English language requirements
If English is not your first language, you need to meet this profile level:
Further information about English language requirements and profile levels.
Read the programme admissions statement for important information on entry requirements, the application process and supporting documents required.
The programme prepares students for a wide range of future careers. The strategy and business pathway is designed for students aiming for management roles, while the international economics and finance pathway is relevant to careers in banking and financial institutions. Recent graduate destinations include First Commercial Bank, Lufthansa Technik, Serco Group and ABN Amro.
Our usual overall deadline is 1 August 2020 for entry in September 2020.
The school continues to welcome applications that fulfil our admissions criteria in order to select a balanced international student cohort. As students from different countries tend to apply at different points in the application period, applications from some countries may close earlier in the year. Any such decision will be reviewed on a regular basis.
Early application recommended; places may fill before the deadline.
Find out more about becoming a student at Bristol, applying for a visa and the support we offer to international students.
REF 2014 results
Please see full REF 2014 results for the University of Bristol; in particular, the scores for subject areas 18 and 19.
Results are from the most recent UK-wide assessment of research quality, conducted by HEFCE. More about REF 2014 results.