MSc Development Economics and Policy / Overview
Year of entry: 2019
- Degree awarded
- Master of Science (MSc)
- 12 months (full-time); 27 months (part-time)
- Entry requirements
You should have a good bachelor's degree (minimum Upper Second (2:1) or international equivalent) in Economics or a related subject, with 60% or above in macroeconomics, microeconomics, and statistics, or its international equivalent.
- Number of places/applicants
- How to apply
Apply online (from 8 October 2018)
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- Gain a thorough training in both contemporary macro- and micro-development theory.
- Understand the main economic models and key indicators from which development policies are derived.
- Tailor the course to your interests and career aspirations by choosing from a wide range of optional units.
The University holds regular open days, where you will have the opportunity to tour the campus and find out more about our facilities and courses.
On this day, you will find out more about the School of Environment, Education and Development and our resources, and meet academic and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have.
For more information, see Open days
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2019, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK/EU students (per annum): £9,500
International students (per annum): £18,500
UK/EU students (per annum): £4,750
International students (per annum): £9,250
The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.
All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for international students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit postgraduate fees
Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1,000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.
We offer a number of postgraduate taught scholarships and merit awards to outstanding applicants and international students.
In addition, the Manchester Alumni Scholarship Scheme offers a £3,000 reduction in tuition fees to University of Manchester alumni who achieved a first-class Bachelors degree and are progressing to a postgraduate taught masters course.
For more information, see Fees and funding or search the University's postgraduate funding database .
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