The Graduate Diploma in Economics is a conversion programme providing a rigorous training in Economics for graduates who do not have an Economics background at undergraduate level.
In addition to providing a comprehensive coverage of economic theory and quantitative methods, the programme also offers you the opportunity to study courses based on contemporary issues such as industrial organisation, public economics, and environmental economics and economic growth and development. The course provides an excellent entry route into any one of the MSc programmes in Economics, and it also offers a clear vocational slant towards employment within the financial sector.
Duration: 9 months full-time
Entry requirements: An upper second class honours degree, or its equivalent, with some mathematical and statistical content.
IELTS: 7.0 or equivalent (minimum element scores apply)
Assessment: Coursework and examination
Funding: All applicants should consult www.lancs.ac.uk/pgfunding/