This conversion programme is designed for graduates from any discipline keen to acquire understanding and skills in business economics. You will have a minimum of a 2:2 Honours degree or equivalent, be comfortable with quantitative approaches, and have a good command of English.
Months of entry
In today’s dynamic world in which businesses and markets at the local and global levels are highly interconnected, economics offers fundamental insights that are essential for well-informed business decisions and policy making.
Our Economics and Business programme will offer you such insights; it will provide knowledge and understanding both of economic principles and analysis, and of business applications, all informed by current scholarship and research.
You acquire economic skills relevant to business through the study of quantitative methods and the economic analysis of business data, developing expertise which is highly sought-after in the competitive business arena.
Information for international students
If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level.
This course requires academic IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please click here.
If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses.
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Fees and funding
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Further details of qualification
You will develop key professional and research skills, as well as an understanding of ethical business practice. You will also undertake a final research project, which can be either a dissertation or a business-based project. Core modules Economics for Business Statistical Analysis of Economic Data The International Business Context Regulation of Competition, Trade and Industry Current Issues in Business Economics Plus one optional module from The International Firm and Its Strategy Business Strategy Corporate Responsibility Money and Banking Monetary Policy
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions
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