This programme is for those with a special interest in international economics and its two components: You will take five core courses, one optional course and complete a substantial independent piece of work, normally in the form of a dissertation.
Programme alteration or discontinuation The University of Glasgow endeavours to run all programmes as advertised. In exceptional circumstances, however, the University may withdraw or alter a programme. For more information, please see: As a graduate you will be well prepared for a career in the academic sector and institutions such as banks and government organisations which are involved in transactions and policies in trade and finance at the international level.
Graduates from this programme have gone on to careers in academia, finance, management, and commerce. Our dedicated College of Social Sciences Employability Officer works with students to enhance their employability.
International students with academic qualifications below those required should contact our partner institution, Glasgow International College , who offer a range of pre-Masters courses. For applicants whose first language is not English, the University sets a minimum English Language proficiency level.
For international students, the Home Office has confirmed that the University can choose to use these tests to make its own assessment of English language ability for visa applications to degree level programmes. We therefore still accept any of the English tests listed for admission to this programme. The University of Glasgow accepts evidence of the required language level from the English for Academic Study Unit Pre-sessional courses. Please contact the Recruitment and International Office: The University requires a deposit to be paid by International beyond the EU applicants in receipt of an offer to this programmes and who require a Certificate of Acceptance for Studies CAS from the University in order that they can apply for a student visa.
This is required where the programme is competitive and the deposit is required in order to demonstrate your commitment to attend the programme should you meet all the conditions of your offer. If you are made an offer for this programme the University will write to you and request a deposit with information on how to pay your deposit and the deadline for making the deposit payment.
Please note that if you are unable to pay a deposit because you are planning to fund your studies through an official financial sponsor then you should upload a copy of your scholarship application or award letter to your application by the deadline date. The following guidelines will apply in determining whether or not a deposit will be refunded.
Refund requests must be made within 60 days of the programme start date stated on your offer letter: The Award will be made after registration has been completed.
The University of Glasgow has a number of Adam Smith Business School Excellence awards available for entry for students who demonstrate academic excellence. The Award is available to students entering the Adam Smith Business School and are awarded as a tuition fee discount. The University has been awarded funding to support postgraduate taught places in specific programmes. Candidates must have an offer of a place on the programme and submit a personal statement in order to be considered for a place.
The SFC funding covers tuition fees. You may also wish to investigate additional living costs funding options which are available to students undertaking postgraduate taught study. In conjunction with GIC we are pleased to reward our best-performing students who finish the Foundation or Pre-masters course with excellent grades and attendance. The discount applies to all full-time, part-time and online programmes.
The scholarships above are specific to this programme. For more funding opportunities search the scholarships database.
We ask that you apply online for a postgraduate taught degree. Our system allows you to fill out the standard application form online and submit this to the University within 42 days of starting your application. It will ensure you are ready to proceed, as well as answer many common questions about the process. To apply for a postgraduate taught degree you must apply online.
We are unable to accept your application by any other means than online. You have 42 days to submit your application once you begin the process. You may save and return to your application as many times as you wish to update information, complete sections or upload additional documents such as your final transcript or your language test.
As well as completing your online application fully, it is essential that you submit the following documents:. If you do not have all of these documents at the time of submitting your application then it is still possible to make an application and provide any further documents at a later date, as long as you include a full current transcript and an English translation if required with your application. You must either upload the required references to your online application or ask your referees to send the references to the University as we do not contact referees directly.
There is two main ways that you can provide references: If you cannot upload an electronic copy of a document and need to send it in by post, please attach a cover sheet to it that includes your name, the programme you are applying for, and your application reference number. What entry requirements should I have met before applying?
Where can I find them? You should check that you have met or are likely to have met prior to the start of the programme the individual entry requirements for the degree programme you are applying for.
What English Language requirements should I have met before applying? If you are an international student, you should also check that you have met the English Language requirements specific to the programme you are applying for. Please see the Frequently Asked Questions for more information on applying to a postgraduate taught programme. These notes are intended to help you complete the online application form accurately, they are also available within the help section of the online application form.
As there is extremely high demand for places on this degree programme, the University has established a three phased application process which recognises that different geographical areas complete and submit their applications at different times of the year. This process aims to ensure fairness and equity to applicants from all geographies. The following details the key dates for international application submission, for entry to the University in September Classes start September and you may be expected to attend induction sessions the week before.
The application fee will be requested when you apply online and it can be paid using your credit or debit bank card. The application fee is non-refundable so it is important that you check any specific entry requirements for the programme. If you are applying with qualifications from outside the UK then you should check the postgraduate taught entry requirements for your country: Applicants who are sponsored may have the application fee waived at the point of applying online.
However if the sponsorship status changes before the student registers with the University and the student is self-funding the University reserves the right to invoice the student for the initial application fee. Find out more about Application fees. Resources and facilities Accreditation. Why this programme This programme will enable you to design trade and finance related policies as well as provide a solid grounding for PhD research should you wish to carry on your studies.
At the Adam Smith Business School, the student experience is at the top of our agenda. We host regular workshops, trips, social events and speaker events by business leaders to enhance your learning. The Adam Smith Business School celebrates the legacy of Adam Smith by developing enlightened, enterprising and engaged graduates and internationally-recognised research with real social impact.
Adam Smith Business School is triple accredited. Programme structure You will take five core courses, one optional course and complete a substantial independent piece of work, normally in the form of a dissertation.
Career prospects As a graduate you will be well prepared for a career in the academic sector and institutions such as banks and government organisations which are involved in transactions and policies in trade and finance at the international level. ISEII at Distinction with Distinction in all sub-tests For international students, the Home Office has confirmed that the University can choose to use these tests to make its own assessment of English language ability for visa applications to degree level programmes.
Pre-sessional courses The University of Glasgow accepts evidence of the required language level from the English for Academic Study Unit Pre-sessional courses. School of Modern Languages and Cultures: What do I do if Deposits WILL be refunded to applicants under the following circumstances: Where the University is unable to offer you a place.
Where the applicant has personal circumstances such as illness, bereavement or other family situations that has prevented them coming to the UK.
Medical or other proof may be requested. Applicant can prove that they have applied for a visa to attend the University of Glasgow, but the VISA has been refused.
Applicant decides to go to another institution. Applicant cannot be released from work to study at the University of Glasgow. Applicant does not send completed documentation as requested in the condition of the offer: Applicant has not secured funding to attend the University of Glasgow: Fee for re-assessment of a dissertation PGT programme: The Award will be made after registration has been completed more information.
Chang An University discount. Huazhong University of Science and Technology. Scottish Funding Council funded places. University International Leadership Scholarship. How to apply We ask that you apply online for a postgraduate taught degree.
Guide to applying online. Do I have to apply online for a postgraduate taught degree? Do I need to complete and submit the application in a single session? What documents do I need to provide to make an application? As well as completing your online application fully, it is essential that you submit the following documents: Do my supporting documents need to be submitted online?
Yes, where possible, please upload the supporting documents with your application. How do I provide my references? What if I am unable to submit all of my supporting documents online? You may send them to: We cannot accept email submissions of your supporting documents.More...