Department of Economics at University of Leicester is offering five part-fee bursaries for September 2013 entry. Bursaries are open for UK/EU applicants for pursuing full time master’s degree programmes. Selection criteria for Master’s Bursaries are quality of application. Applicants must have upper second class honors degree economic, business or accounting analysis and some mathematical or statistical content.
About Scholarship: At Leicester we have a strong reputation for providing first-class postgraduate education. Our graduates go on to have careers in economics, business, and finance in numerous countries across the world. You will be taught by leading experts who have both an excellent academic reputation and real world experience. Our staff are internationally renowned and have acted as advisers and consultants to many international and national organizations including the European Central Bank, the United Nations, the International Monetary Fund, the Central Bank of Poland, the Central Bank of Greece, and a number of UK Government departments. Here you will learn from real experts, committed to teaching and research.
Study: These bursaries are available for entry to one of the following Master’s degree programmes:
-MSc Financial Economics
-MSc Business Analysis and Finance
-MSc Banking and Finance
-MSc Money and Banking
Course Level: Master’s-MSc degree
Scholarship by: Department of Economics at University of Leicester, UK
Eligibility: Applicants must meet the Department’s academic and English language entry requirements. Students wishing to apply for one of our courses should meet the following entry requirements:
•MSc Economics: An upper second class (2:1) honors degree or equivalent from a recognized university with substantial quantitative analysis and economics.
•MSc Financial Economics: An upper second class (2:1) honors degree or equivalent from a recognized university with economic, business or accounting analysis and some mathematical or statistical content.
•MSc Banking & Finance/MSc Business Analysis & Finance/MSc Money & Banking: An upper second class (2:1) honors degree or equivalent from a recognized university with some quantitative methods; economics or finance courses.
Scholarship Open for: UK/EU Countries (Albania, Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia and Montenegro, Slovakia (Slovak Republic), Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, Vatican City) applicants are eligible for this master’s scholarship.
Number of awards: The Department of Economics is pleased to offer five part-fee bursaries for September 2013 entry.
Value: The bursaries are open to new UK/EU applicants and are payable as a 25% discount on the course fee.
Selection Criteria: The bursaries will be awarded on the basis of the quality of the application – not financial need.
Notification: Successful applicants will be notified during July 2013.
Deadline: 30 June 2013
Further Information: http://www2.le.ac.uk/study/research/funding/economics-masters