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Economics

MSci
  • UCAS code L103
  • Option 4 years full time
  • Year of entry 2021

This programme is currently under development and may be subject to change

The course

Studying Economics at Royal Holloway means that you will learn from internationally renowned experts at one of the UK’s top ten teaching and research departments. Economics is one of the most influential and liveliest disciplines in today's world, affecting the lives and fortunes of everyone on the planet.

This four-year degree course offers a complete education in the theories and methods of economics, with a strong focus on analytical methods. You’ll cover the core material that a graduate Economist would be expected to know and you will develop your knowledge and skills to a more advanced level.

Your first year will see you learning all the basics of economics and mathematics whilst you will have a number of choices during your second year. During your third year you can specialise to suit your interests with a vast number of optional modules on offer whilst the fourth year is where you will bring all your knowledge together and hone your skills and knowledge during your time researching and writing your dissertation.

The knowledge and transferable skills gained will lead to excellent career prospects in public and private management, financial institutions and in government.

Upon completion of the course you will have acquired:

  • Integrated Master’s degree which provides you with an in depth understanding of economic theory and its applications
  • Learn from internationally renowned experts at one of the UK’s top ten teaching and research departments
93%

of our Economics graduates are employed or go on to further study within six months of graduating

Source: DLHE, 2018

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