School of Economics

MSc Mathematical Economics and Econometrics

If you have a strong quantitative background in a subject such as mathematics, physics, engineering or computer science and would like to acquire a master’s level understanding of economics, this is the programme for you.

The MSc Mathematical Economics and Econometrics is open for enrolments in academic year 2020/21. Prospective applicants can get in touch via Econ.PGT@ed.ac.uk

If you have any questions about the programme, you can get in touch with Jonathan Thomas (our School's Director of Postgraduate Taught Studies) via Jonathan.Thomas@ed.ac.uk

About the Programme

The MSc in Mathematical Economics and Econometrics enables students who have a strong quantitative background in subjects such as mathematics, physics, engineering and computer science, to acquire a masters level understanding of economics.

Online Information Session

The School will be holding an online information/Q&A session on Tuesday 2nd June at 2pm (UK time).

Programme Structure

The MSc lasts for 12 months from August to the end of July in the following year (in time for PhD study at other institutions).

Eligibility & Application

Information on eligibility requirements and how to apply

Fees & Funding

Information about fees and available scholarships for outstanding applicants.