Máster en Política Económica y Finanzas Internacionales - MSc
Este Máster ofrece formación interdisciplinaria en economía y finanzas para aquellos que se quieran dedicar a las finanzas internacionales dentro del sistema bancario internacional, corporaciones internacionales y agencias del sector público como ministerios de finanzas o bancos centrales.
- You will be encouraged to attend our annual series of practitioners’ talks and annual Economics seminar series.
- The programme is offered by the Centre for Development Studies, a leading institution in the UK for postgraduate study and research in the area of economic development.
- Economics in the Business School at Glasgow is ranked in the top 10% worldwide in the fields of central banking, economics of strategic management, European economics, efficiency and productivity, international finance, international trade, macroeconomics, monetary economics, open macroeconomics, public economics, and transition economics; we are ranked in the top 25% of institutions worldwide in economics research.
Teaching is based on formal lectures which also allow opportunities for class discussion. Some courses also involve lab sessions with students using specialised software, for instance in the study of econometrics.
You will take five compulsory courses and select two optional courses. MSc candidates also write a 12,000-15,000-word dissertation.
- International corporate finance
- International macro economics and policy
- International finance and money
- International financial management
- Research methods and dissertation training.
- Basic econometrics
- Financial institutions and markets in developing countries
- Financial sector stability and growth
- Foreign direct investment and development
- Growth and development
- International trade
- Modelling and forecasting financial markets
- Money, finance and growth
- Project planning, appraisal and implementation
- Public finance
- The IMF, World Bank and economic growth.
Entry requirements for postgraduate taught programmes are a 2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above). Candidates should have a good background in economics though not necessarily an economics degree. In particular, applications will be considered from those with an accounting, finance or management background.
If your first language is not English, the University sets a minimum English Language proficiency level.