Our two MSc programmes give a thorough understanding of cutting-edge techniques in theoretical & applied Economics and in Finance. You’ll undertake a three-month dissertation, applying these skills to a project of your choice.
Recent graduates have gone on to PhDs, research institutes and careers across the public and private sectors.
Managed by the School of Management, this is a specialist master’s degree designed for those targeting finance as a professional career. You can find out more about the programme via the Frequently Asked Questions page.
If you are enrolled as a UCL student the you can login to our online learning space, Moodle. It is used to supplement taught modules, in some cases by providing essential information and materials, but it can also be integrated within the module more deeply, becoming an essential component.
You'll automatically join the official Department society when you become a UCL Economics student. They take an active role in organising both academic and social events and conferences. Past speakers include Mark Carney, Lars Peter Hansen and Vicky Price. You can follow them on Instagram here.