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BA HonsBusiness Economics

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Overview

Studying Economics – the factors that influence income, wealth and well-being – applied to the contemporary business world, will help you to become more well-informed and aware.

Graduates of Business Economics have highly developed analytical, quantitative, communication and information technology skills, enabling them to stand out in an increasingly demanding job market.

Your critical thinking, problem-solving, presentation and team-working experience, developed as you apply theory to discussion of real-world business problems, will all boost your CV.

Programme structure

Year 1

Business Pod
Introduction to Economics

Year 2

Macroeconomics
Data Analysis for Economics and Business
Banking and Financial Intermediation
Project Management
Applied Economics
Career Planning
Economics of the Public Sector

Year 3

Specialist Business Economics Project
Economic Policy in the Age of Globalisation
International Finance and Markets
Economics of International Trade

Optional Units

Economics of the European Union
The Economics of Health and Environment
Development Economics
Introduction to Econometrics

Career opportunities

Studying Business Economics provides an excellent pathway for a career, not only as an Economist but also in Business Management, Consulting, Commerce, Financial Institutions and Banking, the Public Sector and Voluntary Organisations. Economists are in demand in both the private and public sector. You can be a skilled manager, researcher, analyst and strategist.

Research shows that Economics graduates have on average higher starting salaries than most graduates and significantly higher than non-graduates.

Economics graduates are also highly valued when it comes to applying for postgraduate studies. The knowledge and skills acquired during this course qualifies you upon successful completion for entry in a number of postgraduate courses including Masters in Business Administration, Financial Economics, Finance, Human Resource Management, Project Management, International Business, International Development and others.

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