The LSE MSc Finance and Economics offers exceptional graduates from quantitative disciplines the opportunity to develop their understanding of financial economics, financial econometrics and microeconomics to a very high level. Uniquely, students are taught not only how to apply and use various well-known models, but also to understand the technical foundations underpinning these models, enabling them to alter, amend, empirically test and adapt the models to new market environments. Applicants should have a strong undergraduate training in quantitative subjects such as economics, maths, physics, engineering, finance or business and wish to specialize in financial economics. Candidates’ training must include at least a year of calculus and a semester of linear algebra.

LSE MSc Finance and Economics

How do you hope to see your career developing over the next five years? How will the MSc in Financial Economics assist you in the development of these ambitions? (Maximum of 500 words)


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