Leeds University Business School

MSc Economics


Our MSc Economics centres on advanced-level economics and econometrics, engaging with cutting-edge research within the discipline. It offers unrivalled coverage of the competing perspectives in economics including heterodox perspectives. It gives unique insight into the pressing economic issues of our times, from the microeconomics of firms and markets to the macroeconomics of the global economy. By successfully completing this programme, you have advanced qualitative and quantitative skills – highly sought after by employers.


Our graduates have progressed to highly successful careers as government advisers, think tank researchers and quantitative analysts. Our programme also offers excellent opportunities for you to study at PhD level.

Teaching ModeFull Time
Academic RequirementsAcademic background in business or economics
Tuition Fees

UK/EU £5,100 International £13,500 (2013 fees).

There are numerous scholarships available for UK, EU and International students. Further details can be found on our website.

Length12 months
Application Procedure

You should have a good first degree (2:1 or higher), with a background in economics and quantitative subjects.