|Study location||United Kingdom, Bradford|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£13,500.00 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Applicants will normally have a good degree awarded by an approved UK or overseas university, in accounting and finance, economics, management (with a significant component of economics and/or accounting and finance) or a quantitative science such as mathematics, physics or engineering.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
Upload documents in original language and translations
You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
Least 5.5 in every sub-test or equivalent test (CAE)
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
2) You may be asked to have an interview
This course will provide you with a systematic understanding of economic approaches to development and in particular, the role of finance and financial institutions. Students will be able to evaluate the merits of the various mechanisms of financing development and to understand the bases for financial policy.
During the course you will develop the skills required for the analysis of development issues, and to understand the interlinkages between statistics and econometrics, and develop expertise on international trade and exchange rate policies and related economic matters. Additionally, students have the opportunity to study a range of options covering project and programme management, public policy, and development policy.
Semester 1 (60 Credits – 2 x © Modules and 1 x (O) Modules):
Economics for Development (20 Credits) ©
Finance for Development (20 Credits) ©
Issues in Development Theory (20 Credits) (O)
Organisations and Capacity Enhancement (20 Credits) (O)
Project and Programme Management (20 Credits) (O)
Project Planning, Design and Appraisal (20 Credits) (O)
Semester 2 (60 Credits – 2 x © Modules and 1 x (O) Module):
International Economics (20 Credits) ©
Statistical Analysis for Development (20 Credits) ©
Human Resource Management and Development (20 Credits) (O)
Issues in Development Policy (20 Credits) (O)
Project Appraisal and Economic Analysis (20 Credits) (O)
Project Management Skills (20 Credits) (O)
Public Policy and Programme Management (20 Credits) (O)
Working in the Third Sector (20 Credits) (O)
End of Semester 2 onwards (60 Credits – 1 x © Module):
Dissertation in Economics and Finance for Development (60 Credits) ©
On completion of this qualification, you may go on to work in an economics or finance policy capacity in government, the private sector, in development agencies (e.g. regional or national development banks) or in the third sector in a capacity relating to economics and finance (e.g. microfinance or enterprise support and development).