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MRes Finance

MRes Finance

  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree MRes
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 12 months
Essex’s MRes Finance is designed for those wishing to follow a career in research and/or academia. It is the ideal first step for those wanting to progress to doctoral studies, such as PhD. Students will be equipped with the skills and knowledge to appreciate the depth and breadth of finance theories and techniques and apply these within a social science context. The content of this course is a direct response to requirements for, and suggested improvements in, research training laid down by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC). This course will offers students knowledge and understanding of: research skills, including both quantitative and qualitative approaches; theoretical stances underpinning different approaches to research; how to design a research proposal, including construction of research questions and/or hypotheses; launching and managing a research project, including data collection, analysis and interpretation.