London School of Economics and Political Science

London School of Economics and Political Science

MSc Management and Economics

Address:

Houghton Street

London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MSc Management and Economics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MSc Management and Economics is a specialist multidisciplinary degree programme. The programme is located in the Department of Management, and is taught in conjunction with the Economics Department. The programme is aimed at students with a strong analytical background who wish to combine economics at master’s level with analytical courses in the management area. The degree is built around a central core course entitled Firms and Markets which uses graduate level microeconomics with a focus on understanding firm’s market strategies. Particular emphasis is placed on the role of this course in both developing analytical skills and in showing how these analytical skills can be deployed in practical strategic settings. Building on this foundation, graduates will be well equipped to go either to PhD level study or to employment opportunities in industry, finance and consulting. The programme is aimed at students with a strong analytical background who wish to combine economics at the Masters level with analytical courses in the management area. Compulsory courses: firms and markets; corporate finance; econometric methods; extended essay. Choose two from the following: Globalisation and Strategy; Entrepreneurial Strategy; Corporate Finance II; Systems Thinking and Strategic Modeling; Negotiation Analysis; Management Accounting, Decisions and Control; Financial Accounting, Reporting and Disclosure.

International Student Requirements:

IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 603
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