Trinity College Dublin


Course Name Economics
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters M.Sc. / P.Grad.Dip.
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: September 2023
Application Date Closing Date: 31st July 2023
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Duration 1 Year Full Time/2 years Part Time
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Financial Support A number of scholarships may be awarded annually to highly qualified candidates, for details see the course website.
Entry Requirements Candidates should normally hold at least an upper second-class honors degree that has a significant quantitative component, most commonly single or joint honors Economics degrees.
Number of Places 25
Course Summary

Expand+This course in Economics leads to the award of a Master in Science (Economics) (M.Sc. (Econ)). The objective of the course is to provide well-qualified graduates in economics and related disciplines with the training required to enter Ph.D. programme...

Course Content

Expand+The course has two strands. The first is a general entry strand and the second is a strand that focuses on International Development. While the required mix of modules varies across the two, the structure and timing of both is the same and both lead ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The MSc programme is structured around the following components:

1. An intensive mathematics and statistics module at the start of Semester 1, which is compulsory for all students.

2. Six taught four-week modules in Semester 1: Econometrics mo...

Assessment Method Assessment on the M.Sc. register will be based on coursework and the dissertation. The pass mark is 50%.

To qualify for the award of the M.Sc. (Econ.), students must have an overall average mark of at least 50% and achieve a pass mark in the dissertation and in each module. Students who fail the dissertation will be eligible for the award of Postgraduate Diploma in Economics, provided they complete 60 ECTS.

Further details are available on the course website.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
A significant number of our MSc students have gone on to study for a PhD at leading universities around the world such as Boston University, Duke University, New York University, Oxford, LSE, UCL, University of Queensland, Stan...

Further Enquiries Course Director
Agustín Bénétrix

Telephone Number
+353-1-896 1325


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