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Economics and History (Hons), M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #302 (QS) ,
The Economics and History (Hons) from University of Dundee can give you the analytical and problem-solving skills to learn how the economy and the world of business and finance work.

About

The Economics and History (Hons) from University of Dundee course focus specifically on the macroeconomic challenges of national, regional and global economies together with the microeconomic behaviour of people and businesses. 

An economics degree is an excellent foundation for your career as an economist but also offers scope to pursue a diverse range of high-earning opportunities. 

Careers

Some of our graduates are working as professional economists; others with the UK Government Economic Service or Scottish Government. Others are in finance or general management, working for banking multinationals, major consultancies and marketing agencies.

At Dundee you’ll be networking with other students from around the world – opening up global possibilities – and be invited to sessions where you can talk to employers about career opportunities.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Macroeconomic Analysis 
  • Microeconomic Analysis 
  • Principles of Econometrics 
  • Applied Econometrics 
  • Financial Institutions 
  • Human Resources 
  • Marketing 
  • Behavioural Economics

          English Language Requirements

          You need the following IELTS score:

          • Minimum required score:

            6

            The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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          Academic Requirements

          General Requirements

          • SQA Higher/Advanced Higher: BBBB (minimum) - AABB (typical)
          • BCC (minimum) - BBB (typical) at A-Level, including a science subject or mathematics for BSc degrees. For MA degrees please check essential subjects required for other Joint Honours subjects.
          • A relevant BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma with DDM
          • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 30 points

          Tuition Fee

          • International

            16450 GBP/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 16450 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
          • EU/EEA

            1820 GBP/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 1820 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
          We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

          Living costs for Dundee

          • 787 - 1500 GBP/month
            Living Costs

          The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

          Funding

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