Turn on thread page Beta

Behavioural Economics: City Uni of London, or Uni of Stirling? watch

  • View Poll Results: Which uni for MSc in Behavioural Economics?
    City, University of London (MSc Behavioural Economics)
    0
    0%
    University of Stirling (MSc Behavioural Science for Management)
    0
    0%

    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    Help! I've got offers to read behavioural economics at both universities at postgrad level, and was wondering if anyone could share their experiences? (it's known as Behavioural Science for Management at Stirling)

    Thank you!
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    Why did you apply to these two courses? They are not default courses for behavioural economics. City U is also quite expensive.
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    Because of their practical focus. Which unis would you say are the default?

    Agreed abt City's fees, but that seems to be the standard. I will be an international student.
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    Outside the big 5 (Oxbridge, LSE, UCL, Warwick), I would rate following Econ departments a better fit for behavioural economics. Nottingham, UEA, Essex and Durham. Notts has an established research cluster with vibrant seminars.
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Tcannon)
    Outside the big 5 (Oxbridge, LSE, UCL, Warwick), I would rate following Econ departments a better fit for behavioural economics. Nottingham, UEA, Essex and Durham. Notts has an established research cluster with vibrant seminars.
    I see... thanks for the explanation. Had scratched out Notts and Durham because of the huge overlap with my undergrad degree. I do have an application with Warwick though, perhaps should wait for that and apply to UEA and Essex. Still some time till the deadline!
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by meechelle)
    I see... thanks for the explanation. Had scratched out Notts and Durham because of the huge overlap with my undergrad degree. I do have an application with Warwick though, perhaps should wait for that and apply to UEA and Essex. Still some time till the deadline!
    Just curious, how did Notts MSc Econ have overlap with your undergrad BA? The modules range is rather broad to my eyes. But I don't know about your alma mater.

    If you have Warwick application in pipeline, def wait for its outcome. Great econ department though tuition fee is one of the highest.
 
 
 
Reply
Submit reply
Turn on thread page Beta
Updated: January 29, 2017

University open days

  • Heriot-Watt University
    School of Textiles and Design Undergraduate
    Fri, 16 Nov '18
  • University of Roehampton
    All departments Undergraduate
    Sat, 17 Nov '18
  • Edge Hill University
    Faculty of Health and Social Care Undergraduate
    Sat, 17 Nov '18
Poll
Have you ever experienced bullying?

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Write a reply...
Reply
Hide
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.