Economics for Business MA

Attendance
Duration
Location
Start Date
Duration
1 Year
Location
Waterside
Start Date
September

Overview Updated 11/10/2019

This programme is suitable for students with a variety of backgrounds, for example, economics, politics, business or psychology. It uses the innovative ESPP (Core Economics) curriculum and you will be ready for a successful career in sustainable business management and consultancy.

You will study real-world scenarios and gain a critical understanding of the economic tool set needed to solve contemporary business problems and devise business strategies. The programme uses a pluralist approach and includes a Prince 2 and Bloomberg Market Concepts qualification.

Course

Highlights

  • Gain an additional Prince 2 qualification as part of the Fundamentals of Project Management module.
  • We support you to gain the Bloomberg Market Concepts qualification.

Additional

Information

Postgraduate Loans

If you are starting a postgraduate Master’s course in 2018/19 either full-time or part-time* you may be able to apply for a postgraduate loan through Student Finance England.

Course Details

ECNM022: Applied Data Analysis

During this module you will develop a toolkit of econometric techniques so that you can model economic problems with increasing rigor by using a general-purpose statistical software package.

ECNM018: Economy, Society and Public Policy

You will gain a comprehensive understanding of economics in its political and social contexts that can be used to understand and engage with problem solving on a private, public and individual level.

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Open Days

Discover More

Our Open Days offer you a fantastic opportunity to get a real taste of university life at Northampton and discover how studying here will be a life-changing experience.

Each Open Day has a packed programme of subjects talks, advice sessions and activities designed to give you all the information you need about studying with us.

To find out more about the day, please feel free to have a look at our Open Day Guide.

Contacts

Course enquiries
study@northampton.ac.uk

Application status enquiries
admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

Current student enquiries
SID@northampton.ac.uk

International student enquiries
international@northampton.ac.uk

Enquire online
Online enquiry form

Applying for 2019
Facebook Applicant Group

Office hours:
Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

Phone Call

Home / EU: 0300 303 2772

International: +44 (0)1604 894503

All International and EU students applying for a course with us must meet the following minimum English language requirements:

  • Minimum standard – IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent)for study at postgraduate level.

For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page.

Entry Requirements

To be accepted onto this programme you will normally need to hold a recognised First or Second Class Honours degree from a UK university (or an international equivalent).

For more more information on how to make an application, please visit our How to Apply page.

Course Content

  • Applied Data Analysis ( Credits)
    Module code: ECNM022
    Core Module N
  • Economy, Society and Public Policy ( Credits)
    Module code: ECNM018
    Core Module N
  • Dynamics of Strategy ( Credits)
    Module code: STRM083
    Core Module N
  • Managerial Economics ( Credits)
    Module code: ECNM021
    Core Module N
  • Fundamentals of Project Management ( Credits)
    Module code: BSOM071
    Core Module N
  • Social Responsibility and Impact ( Credits)
    Module code: STRM075
    Core Module N
  • Dissertation and Research Methods ( Credits)
    Module code: ECNM016
    Core Module N

Graduate Discount Scheme

If you have previously completed an undergraduate degree with the University of Northampton, you may be eligible for a 20% discount on Postgraduate course fees.

Visit our Graduate Discount Scheme page to find out more information and eligibility requirements.

Fees & Funding

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

Full Time:£7,300

Additional costs

There are no additional costs for this course for students beginning their studies in September 2019. Should this change, applicants and students will be contacted by the university with details of the costs.

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

International: £12,750

For information on the scholarships available to you as an international student, please see our International scholarships page.

Additional costs

There are no additional costs for this course for students beginning their studies in September 2019. Should this change, applicants and students will be contacted by the university with details of the costs.

Scholarships

Dr Mike Daniel Research Degree Scholarship

The Dr Mike Daniel Research Degree Scholarship awards £500 to a postgraduate research degree student at the University of Northampton. Dr Mike Daniel was Pro…

Sir Thomas White Scholarship

The Sir Thomas White scholarship will support and acknowledge an academically gifted student, with the proviso that the selection panel is confident that there is…

TD Lewis Scholarship

The T D Lewis Scholarship provides both undergraduate and postgraduate students with financial awards of up to £1,000.  This scholarship is awarded on educational excellence…

The Chancellor's Fund

The Chancellor’s Fund is a bi-annual fund providing students with awards of between £100 and £1,000. You must be a current student to apply.  The…

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Updated 11/10/2019

  • This programme is suitable for students with a variety of backgrounds, for example, economics, politics, business or psychology. It uses the innovative ESPP (Core Economics) curriculum and you will be ready for a successful career in sustainable business management and consultancy.

    You will study real-world scenarios and gain a critical understanding of the economic tool set needed to solve contemporary business problems and devise business strategies. The programme uses a pluralist approach and includes a Prince 2 and Bloomberg Market Concepts qualification.

    Course

    Highlights

    • Gain an additional Prince 2 qualification as part of the Fundamentals of Project Management module.
    • We support you to gain the Bloomberg Market Concepts qualification.
  • ECNM022: Applied Data Analysis

    During this module you will develop a toolkit of econometric techniques so that you can model economic problems with increasing rigor by using a general-purpose statistical software package.

    ECNM018: Economy, Society and Public Policy

    You will gain a comprehensive understanding of economics in its political and social contexts that can be used to understand and engage with problem solving on a private, public and individual level.

    Read more

    Additional

    Information

    Postgraduate Loans

    If you are starting a postgraduate Master’s course in 2018/19 either full-time or part-time* you may be able to apply for a postgraduate loan through Student Finance England.

    • Discover More

      Our Open Days offer you a fantastic opportunity to get a real taste of university life at Northampton and discover how studying here will be a life-changing experience.

      Each Open Day has a packed programme of subjects talks, advice sessions and activities designed to give you all the information you need about studying with us.

      To find out more about the day, please feel free to have a look at our Open Day Guide.

  • To be accepted onto this programme you will normally need to hold a recognised First or Second Class Honours degree from a UK university (or an international equivalent).

    For more more information on how to make an application, please visit our How to Apply page.

    All International and EU students applying for a course with us must meet the following minimum English language requirements:

    • Minimum standard – IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent)for study at postgraduate level.

    For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page.

    Contacts

    Course enquiries
    study@northampton.ac.uk

    Application status enquiries
    admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

    Current student enquiries
    SID@northampton.ac.uk

    International student enquiries
    international@northampton.ac.uk

    Enquire online
    Online enquiry form

    Applying for 2019
    Facebook Applicant Group

    Office hours:
    Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
    Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

    Phone Call

    0300 303 2772

    +44 (0)1604 892134

    +44 (0)1604 892546

    • Applied Data Analysis ( Credits)
      Module code: ECNM022
      Core Module N
    • Economy, Society and Public Policy ( Credits)
      Module code: ECNM018
      Core Module N
    • Dynamics of Strategy ( Credits)
      Module code: STRM083
      Core Module N
    • Managerial Economics ( Credits)
      Module code: ECNM021
      Core Module N
    • Fundamentals of Project Management ( Credits)
      Module code: BSOM071
      Core Module N
    • Social Responsibility and Impact ( Credits)
      Module code: STRM075
      Core Module N
    • Dissertation and Research Methods ( Credits)
      Module code: ECNM016
      Core Module N
    • If you have previously completed an undergraduate degree with the University of Northampton, you may be eligible for a 20% discount on Postgraduate course fees.

      Visit our Graduate Discount Scheme page to find out more information and eligibility requirements.

  • Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    Full Time:£7,300

    Additional costs

    There are no additional costs for this course for students beginning their studies in September 2019. Should this change, applicants and students will be contacted by the university with details of the costs.

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    International: £12,750

    For information on the scholarships available to you as an international student, please see our International scholarships page.

    Additional costs

    There are no additional costs for this course for students beginning their studies in September 2019. Should this change, applicants and students will be contacted by the university with details of the costs.

    Scholarships

    Dr Mike Daniel Research Degree Scholarship

    The Dr Mike Daniel Research Degree Scholarship awards £500 to a postgraduate research degree student at the University of Northampton. Dr Mike Daniel was Pro…

    Sir Thomas White Scholarship

    The Sir Thomas White scholarship will support and acknowledge an academically gifted student, with the proviso that the selection panel is confident that there is…

    TD Lewis Scholarship

    The T D Lewis Scholarship provides both undergraduate and postgraduate students with financial awards of up to £1,000.  This scholarship is awarded on educational excellence…

    The Chancellor's Fund

    The Chancellor’s Fund is a bi-annual fund providing students with awards of between £100 and £1,000. You must be a current student to apply.  The…

*Course data provided by Unistats

Is this course
for you?

Apply Now

Waterside

Our brand new £330 million campus.

Now Open

Discover the campus

360° Tour