De Montfort University

151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2018
601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
The Gateway, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 9BH, United Kingdom

Economics BSc (Hons)

The BSc in Economics will build strong transferable skills in relevant quantitative methods and statistical techniques. This economics programme will allow students to develop the subject specific skills of quantification, evaluation and design to an advanced level. The study of economics will be supported by modules that provide students with understanding to deal with and organise data in a comprehensive way. We are ranked in the top 10 in the UK for student satisfaction in Economics in the National Student Survey 2016 and the Complete University Guide 2018. You can develop proficiency in the core disciplines of macroeconomics and microeconomics supported by a strong competency in analytical skills in use and manipulation of numerical data. You will develop transferable skills valued by employers, required in many professions that economists join including well evidenced empirical analysis and the ability to communicate economic ideas in reports and public audits. You will have access to Bloomberg software brings the real world of finance and business into the classroom, giving you access to the same information platform used by leading decision makers in finance, business and government to give you a real insight into markets and trading. You can enjoy an international experience with #DMUglobal, our innovative programme of work and study opportunities across the world, which can enrich your studies and expand your cultural horizons. There are placement opportunities with local, national and global companies including IBM, Vauxhall, Walt Disney, the NHS and the Government Economic Service. Our alumni are employed by leading brands in graduate jobs such as Business Analyst at Deutsche Bank, Audit Associate at KPMG and Finance Executive at Tesco. We are rated in the top 10 most popular universities in the UK by UCAS.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science - BSc
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Leicester Campus,Leicester
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,250