Masters Study at Leicester
They all offer rigorous academic standards combined with real world practical insights and they are designed to open a range of distinctive career opportunities to you.
At Leicester, you will be taught by leading experts who have both an excellent academic reputation and real world experience. Our staff are internationally renowned and have acted as advisers and consultants to many international and national organisations including the European central bank, the United Nations, the International Monetary fund, the Central Bank of Poland, the Central Bank of Greece and a number of UK Government departments.
Here you will learn from real experts, committed to teaching and research.
Dr Francisco Martinez Mora
Director of Taught Postgraduate Admissions
For Careers in Banking, Business and Finance
This course is designed for graduates who wish to apply their understanding of economics to the analysis of business problems and finance.
This degree uses the analytical approach of Economics to develop the methods used in modern banking and finance and an assessment of their impact on business firms.
The Department of Economics is a CFA® Program Partner of CFA Institute.
The course offers a comprehensive training in the principles of finance, investment analysis and analytical methods of modern finance.
MSc Financial Risk Management *New for 2014 (subject to final approval)
The Department of Economics is an Academic Partner of GARP – The Global Association of Risk Professionals.
This course is for you if you want to equip yourself with skills in risk management techniques, quantitative analysis, econometrics and programming.
For Careers in Economics
This course is designed for students with a good degree in Economics. It provides a sound completion to your education as an economist covering all the core aspects of both theoretical and applied work.
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