Taught course

Economics and Business

University of Hull · Business School

Entry requirements

This conversion programme is designed for graduates from any discipline keen to acquire understanding and skills in business economics. You will have a good honours degree or equivalent, be comfortable with quantitative approaches, and have a good command of English. International students require IELTS with 6.0 overall with 5.5 in each skill or other English test accepted by the University.

Months of entry


Course content

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

Competence in English language is required, as evidenced by IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent, or previous study in English. Candidates who do not meet the language requirements may take an English course at the University prior to entering their programme. Please see http://www2.hull.ac.uk/fass/modern-languages/efl.aspx

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Departmental bursaries and scholarships may be available. For information about fees and funding please go to: www.hull.ac.uk/money

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)1482 466850