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Economics and Finance BSc (Hons)

Swansea University

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    L111

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    35th

    4
  • Subject Ranking

    38th

    8 (Economics)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    128

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    82

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    3.93

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BSc (Hons)

  • Start date

    20-SEP-19

Course Summary

Ideal for students looking at a career in politics, policy, economics, finance or consultancy, our BSc Economics and Finance combines the core areas of economics and finance to provide an understanding of modern economics and its application within the financial industry. With the opportunity to focus on finance specialisms, including corporate finance, you will gain an understanding of the inter-relationship between economic analysis and the financial operations of an organisation, leading to more effective strategic decision making.Recognised as being in the UK Top 10 for Career Prospects (Guardian university Guide 2018), Swansea University's Economics department offers students an excellent learning experience, driven by a world-class academic team. With a key focus on preparing you for a successful career on graduation, the School of Management incorporates a dedicated in-house Employability Team, who are on hand throughout the year to help you realise your potential and achieve your goals. You will have unlimited access to expert advice and support in relation to placement opportunities, internships, work experience, job application processes, interview techniques and much more.**We guarantee that you will be made a conditional offer for 2019 for a course at Swansea University. Subject requirements will apply. Please come along to our next Open Day or get in touch for further information.**

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Extended Project
  • Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Access to HE Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

Grades / Points

BBB–ABB

Details

Excluding General Studies.

University information

University Ranking

35th

About this University

Swansea University is set on two beachfront campuses either side of Swansea's bustling city centre, offering students the perfect combination of study and seaside living. The university provides outstanding teaching, learning and positive outcomes for its students (awarded a gold rating, TEF 2018).

Address

Bay Campus

Fabian Way

Swansea

SA1 8EN

UNITED KINGDOM