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OverviewReasons to study Economics and Finance at DMU:On this course, you will learn leading-edge economic theory and put that theory into practice by applying it to real-world problems. You will graduate with in-depth knowledge of economics and finance and be in the position of connecting the outcomes of such approaches to decision making within the broader context of national and international policy making.Excellent teaching qualityLearn from leading academics with international reputations
Reasons to study Economics and Finance at DMU:
On this course, you will learn leading-edge economic theory and put that theory into practice by applying it to real-world problems. You will graduate with in-depth knowledge of economics and finance and be in the position of connecting the outcomes of such approaches to decision making within the broader context of national and international policy making.
Excellent teaching quality
Learn from leading academics with international reputations for research and teaching within their specialist areas
No previous knowledge or experience required
You will have the opportunity to study the foundations of economics and finance, as well as study further challenging modules
Develop knowledge of international financial markets
Adopting a cross-disciplinary approach, you will learn to identify, assess and communicate the impact of changes in international financial markets
Learn how to apply key economic and finance theory to industry
You will develop the ability to apply quantitative financial techniques and assess the impact of key economic variables on the business environment
Improve decision making skills, essential in industry
Prepares graduates for a career in organisational decision making from a finance perspective.
Teaching and assessment
Teaching will be delivered through formal lectures, informal seminars, tutorials, workshops, discussions and e-learning packages. Assessment will usually be through a combination of individual and group work, presentations, essays, reports and exams.
Enhance your existing qualifications and global career prospects with a specialist master’s in business economics and business finance.
This course will provide advanced preparation for careers in the policy making, organisational decision making and the financial world.
De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) postgraduate courses receive continual input from leading employers and professional bodies and are underpinned by excellent research.
The university strives to build what employers need: work-ready graduates with professional experience and industry skills on their CVs. Postgraduate courses are career-focused, with UK and overseas placements, internships, targeted training, coaching and research opportunities available during your studies. There’s lifelong support, too, through DMU’s global alumni community, DMU for Life.
DMU offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses, foundation courses, full-time and part-time courses and Learning Beyond Registration modules, among others.