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BSc (Hons)Economics with Banking

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Overview

This innovative economics degree has been designed to take a broader approach to economics and to enable students to confidently apply economic theory to the world.

This degree will give you a rigorous grounding in economic theory, as well as solid training in quantitative subjects. You will also have the opportunity to gain subject-specific knowledge of the behaviour and practice of banks, international regulation and finance, and the place of financial systems in microeconomics.

You will study courses in micro and macroeconomics, global banking and finance, economic history, and monetary economics. Other subjects include applied econometrics and quantitative methods. You will also undertake a project in economics and international business.

Programme structure

Year 1
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Macroeconomics I (2000) (30 credits)
Microeconomics I (2000) (30 credits)
Quantitative Methods for Economists 1 (30 credits)
Personal and Professional Development 1 (IBE) (15 credits)
Economic History (15 credits)

Year 2
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Professional Practice in International Business & Economics (15 credits)
History of Economic Thought (15 credits)
Macroeconomics and Microeconomics in Context 1 (30 credits)
Quantitative Methods and Econometrics (30 credits)
Banking and Finance in a Global Context (30 credits)
Placement Preparation (Business School)

Year 3
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Project (Economics & International Business) (30 credits)
Monetary Economics (30 credits)
Principles of Investment (30 credits)

Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

Managerial Economics (30 credits)
Labour Economics, Policy and Regulation (30 credits)
Political Economy of International Development and Finance (30 credits)
Macroeconomics and Microeconomics in Context II (30 credits)
Advanced Econometrics (30 credits)
Theory and Practice of Trading (30 credits)

Career opportunities

Graduates in economics with banking can pursue a range of entry-level jobs in banking, finance, insurance, stock markets, sales and marketing. You can begin your career with government enterprises, public undertakings, investment firms, education, advertising, commercial management and research, business journals and newspapers.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States