Applied Economics (Banking and Financial Markets) MSc

3 years, starting in April 2019

This online MSc is filled with contemporary, real-world insights, the skills and techniques you’ll discover can be put into practice immediately.

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Course structure

This course lasts 3 years. It starts in April 2019 and ends in 2022.

Occasionally we make changes to our programmes in response to, for example, feedback from students, developments in research and the field of studies, and the requirements of accrediting bodies. You will be advised of any significant changes to the advertised programme, in accordance with our Terms and Conditions.

Learning and assessment


  • 100% online lectures, seminars and practicals
  • Video materials
  • Interaction and networking
  • Lectures
  • Online resources
  • Practical sessions
  • Real-life case studies


  • Coursework
  • Data analysis practical
  • Dissertation
  • Essay
  • Online assessment
  • Online web-forum contributions
  • Policy brief
  • Policy evidence and data review
  • Practical work

Fees and funding


You will need to budget at least £100 for the cost of photocopying, printing and binding. You will also need to budget for the cost of text books.

Some courses involve visits away from campus and you may be required to pay some or all of the costs of travel, accommodation and food and drink.

If you’re on a placement, you’re responsible for your own travel, accommodation and living costs. You should also consider the financial implications if you go on an unpaid or overseas placement.

Application information

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