Why study at the school of economics? Why study at the school of economics?

We offer a diverse range of taught postgraduate study opportunities.  Our key principles are ‘core knowledge’ and ‘flexibility’ which ensure you gain the key skills that make an economics and economics-related degrees so sought after by employers.  You can choose from a wide range of degrees tailored to meet your own aspirations.

Academic and Professional Programmes Academic and Professional Programmes

These programmes are suitable for those who want to pursue a career as a professional economist in government, financial institutions, business, commerce, industry, international agencies and other similar organisations.  They are also the perfect stepping stone for those wishing to continue on to a PhD.

“I decided to study MSc Industrial Economics at UEA because it's one of the leading universities in this field. I did my undergraduate degree in BSc Economics at UEA and had a great experience of both the university and studying in the School of Economics. I wanted to build on this experience and develop my skills and knowledge further. UEA consistently scores highly in student satisfaction and this certainly was reflected in my experience.”

Chris Bollington, MSc Industrial Economics

Academic and Professional Programmes Academic and Professional Programmes

Applied Training Programmes Applied Training Programmes

These programmes are ideal if you don’t have an economics background, but want to gain new skills in your specialist area and in the wider context of economics.

Our courses will help your career development in the areas of finance, management, international business, international relations or the creative and cultural industries.

“Since UEA, I am employed as a global research analyst in a large securities organisation in my home country of China. UEA’s Master’s degree is very highly regarded by my organisation.”

Fan Wu, International Business Finance and Economics Graduate

Postgraduate Scholarships and Funding Postgraduate Scholarships and Funding

If you’re a current undergraduate student at UEA who wants to pursue postgraduate study with us, we can offer you 10% and 50% scholarships. Discover why it pays to get a first

If you’re generally looking to apply for postgraduate study at our pioneering British university, there’s scholarship and funding options available to you now. Explore School-specific funding options

Find out more at one of our Postgraduate Events - sign up for an open day or one of our lunchtime sessions, or simply visit us for a campus tour. 

If the course you are looking for is not listed above please contact our admissions team on +44 (0)1603 591515.  Alternatively please try using our course search.

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