About Fees Study Entry Prospects How to apply Faculty of Business, Law and Politics MSc in Economics and Business Postgraduate - Taught MSc Open for admission in 2018/19 Start in September Full time MSc 1 year How to apply About the course In today’s dynamic world in which businesses and markets at the local and global levels are highly interconnected, economics offers fundamental insights that are essential for well-informed business decisions and policy making. Our Economics and Business programme will offer you such insights; it will provide knowledge and understanding both of economic principles and analysis, and of business applications, all informed by current scholarship and research. You acquire economic skills relevant to business through the study of quantitative methods and the economic analysis of business data, developing expertise which is highly sought-after in the competitive business arena. Our teaching staff Dr Amangeldi Kenjegaliev Dr Keshab Bhattarai Professor Jonathan Atkins Dr Scott McCracken Come to an open day Grab a prospectus Where you'll study Click to view directions on Google Maps Hull Campus Get in touch Admissions +44 (0)1482 466850 International Enquiries Fees and funding Home/EU: £7,275 A new system of postgraduate loans for Masters degrees in the UK are now available. They provide up to £10,609 for full-time and part-time taught and research Masters courses in all subject areas. For more information, visit our Postgraduate Loans page. International: £15,000 Graduate Studentship The University of Hull is pleased to offer graduates progressing from undergraduate to postgraduate taught study a studentship towards the cost of their tuition fees. Find out if you’re eligible by visiting the University of Hull Graduate Studentship page. International Scholarships and Bursaries For a list of all scholarships and bursaries for international students, please visit the International Scholarships and Bursaries page. We also offer an International Studentship Scheme Discount. UK and EU Scholarships and Bursaries The University offers a range of scholarships to help you with your studies. For more information, please visit the UK and EU Scholarships and Bursaries page. “I heard many great stories about Hull so had to come and experience it for myself. I came to experience quality teaching, quality research, helpful members of staff, and state-of-the-art facilities.” Mortey Williams, MSc Economics and Business “The Business School looks after the future of its graduates by linking studying with work experience, enabling them to gain valuable insights and contacts.” Olufisayo Adedeji, MSc Economics and Business What you'll study You will develop key professional and research skills, as well as an understanding of ethical business practice. You will also undertake a final research project, which can be either a dissertation or a business-based project. Core modules Economics for Business Statistical Analysis of Economic Data The International Business Context Regulation of Competition, Trade and Industry Current Issues in Business Economics Plus one optional module from The International Firm and Its Strategy Business Strategy Corporate Responsibility Money and Banking Monetary Policy Related courses Economics research degrees Hull Executive MBA (EMBA) Learn with state-of-the-art business software in our inspiring Grade II listed buildings. Find out more With over 90 years of experience, Hull has a long-established reputation for Economics. Advance your economic skills relevant to business and develop expertise which is highly sought-after in both the private and public sectors. Our research-active staff are called upon for their expertise by governments and business organisations around the world. Entry requirements This conversion programme is designed for graduates from any discipline keen to acquire understanding and skills in business economics. You will have a minimum of a 2:2 Honours degree or equivalent, be comfortable with quantitative approaches, and have a good command of English. International students If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level. This course requires academic IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please click here. If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses. Visit your country page to find out more about our entry requirements. Future prospects This programme fosters an analytical approach which you can apply to a vast range of business issues, making you a more well-rounded business professional. Careers support is available from the Student and Graduate Centre for Professional Success which is the central point of contact for connecting students and business. Bringing together employability activities from across Hull University Business School, it offers support such as mentoring, CV writing workshops, and help with working with business through a year in industry or short-term internships and projects.