School of Economics and Finance

Facilities

   

Student using IT facilities

Facilities and Resources

We provide access to the latest banking and financial industry software and subscribe to the major statistical databases and software packages, used by economists in finance or in government.

  • 2 computers labs (GC301 and GC304) with a total of 76 PCs and a designated printing room on the 3rd floor of the Graduate Centre.
  • Queen Mary is one of a few UK Universities with a Trading & Behavioural Lab (GC301). There are 27 Bloomberg terminals in the Trading & Behavioural Lab and two in GC304.
  • A full range of economic and financial data is available through Macrobond, Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) (including ComputStat and CRSP), FT.com and The Economist.
  • A wide range of software packages are available in computer labs, including Eviews, Maple, Mathematica, Matlab and Stata.

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Student Support

You will be allocated an academic adviser during your stay at Queen Mary. The adviser will be available to discuss both academic and pastoral matters with you.

If you require any further advice, assistance or information throughout your studies, you can also contact our Postgraduate Programme Manager and Student Support Manager based in the School of Economics and Finance Administration Office. They will be happy to help.

MSc Investment Club

We have a dynamic investment club – the only one of its kind – which allows students to trade real money (currently £40,000) in order to obtain relevant, practical work experience in trading and portfolio analysis.

Find out more about the benefits of joining our MSc investment club.

Accommodation

We are the only university in central London offering a completely self-contained campus at our Mile End home. Students are able to live in award winning accommodation in our Student Village, whilst benefiting from the friendly campus atmosphere, close proximity to lectures, as well as the excitement of London life.