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Masters study in Economics

Two specialist Masters with a strong economics focus, and a cross-disciplinary Masters in Quantitative Finance which draws on expertise from four departments.

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About our Masters

The Department of Economics brings its research expertise into the classroom, offering three full-time Masters courses with a strong Economics focus – including one that draws on the expertise of three other top-rated departments: Accounting and Finance, Management Science, and Mathematics and Statistics. Graduates from all three courses go on to a range of careers, including finance and banking, international business, government agencies and academia.

Watch our video to hear from our Head of Department and some of our current students about studying postgraduate Economics at Lancaster.

The Benefits

A few of the reasons why Lancaster stands out from the rest.

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Postgraduate Scholarships

We’re renowned for our vibrant, international community with students and staff from over 100 countries. This creates a unique student experience, bringing together a range of perspectives to enhance learning and development. To enrich our diverse community further, we’re offering a range of new automatic scholarships for high achieving students from selected countries.

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Connected To Business

Our strong relationships with the wider business community across the globe provide a network of expertise and range of opportunities to gain first-hand experience of the business world via guest speakers, workshops, lectures, projects and work placements. We also have links with world-class partner universities where you can gain international experience, and all our Masters programmes offer the chance to spend a semester abroad at the end of your studies.