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Course Structure

​General Course Description for MEcon Courses

Electives from Other Taught Postgraduate Programmes

MEcon students are permitted to take up to two electives from the MBA, MFin and MSc(BA) programmes, also offered by the Faculty of Business and Economics, under the advice and apporval of the Programme Directors concenred. Some courses may require students to have prior work experience.

Graduation Requirements

Students are required to successfully complete ten courses. Students who have failed a course shall be required to retake the course. If the failed course is an elective, students may choose to take another elective course as a substitute. In order to graduate, the total number of failures cannot exceed two in the entire period of study and a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or above must be achieved.


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