MSc Economics / Entry requirements
Year of entry: 2019
Academic entry qualification overview
A UK 2:1 honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in economics, finance, mathematics or a related subject with economic theory, mathematics and econometrics studied at a high level.
Applicants with a 2:1 in a less technical economics degree with, for example, economic theory only studied to intermediate level, or a 2:2 in a technical economics degree, may be considered for entry onto the MA Economics course.
When applying, please submit these supporting documents, in addition to the on-line form;
- copy of transcript from undergraduate degrees (interim transcripts are acceptable if you have not yet finished the degree);
-English language evidence (for applicants from non-native English speaking countries.
IELTS - overall score of 7, including 7 in writing with no further component score below 6.5
TOEFL IBT 103 with 28 in writing and no further score below 25 in each section.
TOEFL code for Manchester is 0757
Scores are valid for 2 years.
For students who require a Tier 4 visa to study in the UK, your test score is valid for 2 years preceding the course start date.
Test taken on or after 16 September 2017 - CAS issued June 2019 = Score is VALID
Test taken before 16 September 2017 = Score is INVALID
Please note that CAS statements are issued only when all conditions of the offer have been satisfied, PDF copy of passport received and the offer accepted.
Applicants from certain countries MAY be exempt from having to provide an IELTS or TOEFL score. For further advice please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Pre-Sessional English Courses:
If you are eligible to do a pre-sessional English course (either 6 weeks or 10 weeks, depending on your English score), you will be required to successfully complete the course at the required level before you are permitted to register on your academic course.