International Business Economics MSc 2020
Starting Date:September 2020
This specialist Master’s programme examines in depth critical issues in international business economics, together with the complexities of and challenges facing today’s world markets.
The focus is on practical economic analysis, policy formulation and market efficiency in a real-world context, bringing you up-to-speed with challenges facing modern businesses through guest speakers, industry visits, case studies and internship opportunities (subject to availability, application and additional fees may apply). Emphasis is given to developing quantitative skills to evaluate outcomes of economic policies and interventions, making evidence-based decisions.
Experienced teaching staff aim to share their professional or research expertise, with current staff members having worked as economists for large companies, run national training courses and published in leading journals, including the International Journal of Economics and Business Research. You can also benefit from industry-standard facilities, including the Trading Floor, which is equipped with 42 dual-screen Bloomberg terminals.
- Applicants should hold a good honours degree 2.2 or above in a relevant academic discipline. Applications from candidates with relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis. Each application will be considered on its merits and the final decision will be made by the course director.
- This course requires IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component lower than 5.5. Pre-sessional English is available if required.
Why Coventry University?
An award-winning university, Coventry is committed to providing our students with the best possible experience. They invest in both facilities and their innovative approach to education.Students benefit from industry-relevant teaching, and resources and support designed to help them succeed. These range from a modern library and computing facilities to dedicated careers advice and the impressive Students’ Union activities.
Accreditation and Professional Recognition
This course is accredited and recognised by the following bodies:
Chartered Association of Business Schools (CABS)-Coventry Business School is currently an active member of the Chartered Association of Business Schools (CABS)
European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD)-Coventry Business School is currently an active member of the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD)
Upon successful completion, you should be well informed to face the challenges of managers working in international financial and business markets in the 21st century.
You could work as an economist, analyst or consultant for non-governmental organisations (NGOs), such as the World Bank or International Monetary Fund (IMF), or private companies and public sector organisations. Typical roles include becoming a financial analyst, bond trader, policy analyst, bank examiner, research analyst, actuary or market research consultant.
The nature of specialist knowledge, technical, analytical and transferrable skills developed during the programme, and the opportunity to align your dissertation to match specific career aspirations will produce highly employable experts in economic analysis with working understanding of concepts applicable to various institutions and fields.
Many graduates have found employment positions after graduation. Alternatively, if you wish to pursue research at PhD level, it can provide an excellent stepping stone into a research career.
Coventry University is committed to preparing you for your future career and giving you a competitive edge in the graduate job market. The University’s Careers and Employability team provide a wide range of support services to help you plan and prepare for your career.
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