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Economics and Finance BSc (Econ) (Hons)

Cardiff University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science in Economics (with Honours) - BSc Econ H

  • Location

    Main Site - Cardiff

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    27-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

The Economics and Finance course offers you the opportunity to combine the main elements of Economics with the study of Finance.The programme emphasises the close relationship between Economics and Finance, and places those subjects in their broader organisational, social and political contexts.You will also be given the opportunity to pursue specialist areas of particular interest.A mixture of core and optional modules will be employed, which allows you to follow certain areas of interest, while acquiring a sound knowledge of the main elements of both subjects. Equal weighting is given to both subjects throughout the three years of the degree.Distinctive featuresDistinctive features of the course include:•the involvement of research-active staff in Course design and delivery;•the emphasis on independent learning in a research-led environment;•the emphasis on acquisition of high quality practical skills and the development of innovative ideas;•the exposure to different trading environments through use of the Trading Room, and the option to self-study for the Reuters certificate;•flexibility, permitting graduates to pursue careers in a broad range of economic and financial areas or continue to postgraduate study.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 18,450per year

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University information

Cardiff University

  • University League Table

    30th

  • Campus address

    Cardiff University, PO Box 921, Cardiff, Cardiff, CF10 3XQ, Wales

Cardiff has over 8,500 international students from more than 130 countries.
Cardiff is a truly global university with formal links and partnerships with more than 200 institutions worldwide.
The university's culture encourages international exchanges and collaborations.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    28th out of 103

    36th out of 78 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 220
    159 72%

    14th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    73 73%

    53rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.97 79%

    85th

    3
  • Entry standards

    / Max 233
    153 69%

    24th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    76 76%

    48th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.76 75%

    72nd

    14

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