• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration

About

Why Economics with Accounting (Hons) at London South Bank University?

  • The course is accredited by the IOEE. The School has Centre of Excellence status with the IOEE, in recognition of our entrepreneurial culture and leading-edge practice. 
  • We hold close professional links with the Centre for International Business Studies and guest speakers are invited to reflect on a range of disciplines. 
  • During your third year you'll have the option to spend a year in industry, working in a business or economics-focused environment. This could be in the UK or overseas. 
  • Access to software widely used in industry: Stata, Bloomberg, Thomson One Banker, SAGE, Blueprint, FAME, Nvivo and SPSS.
  • Top 10 in UK for Accounting & Finance (Guardian).

Employability

With the hands-on practical element of this course, you'll develop skills which employers find highly desirable. 

Career paths include: economic research bodies, economic consultancy practices (including the consulting segments of some of the large chartered accountancy/financial services firms), broader management and strategic consultancies, the Government Economic Service (GES), commercial banks, investment banks, private equity and other specialist investment services, the International Monetary Fund (and other international bodies), NGOs, local authorities and Learning and Skills Council offices.

Accreditation

IOEE, CIMA, ACCA

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      Sandwich: 4 years

  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Concepts of Management
  • Principles of marketing
  • Financial accounting fundamentals
  • People and organisations
  • Business economics
  • Intermediate macroeconomics
  • Quantitative methods for economists
  • Historical and institutional economics
  • Intermediate microeconomics
  • Financial accounting and analysis
  • Introduction to econometrics
  • Environmental economics and sustainability
  • Introduction to advanced microeconomics
  • Introduction  to advanced macroeconomics
  • Financial reporting
  • Audit and assurance
  • Development economics
  • Financial econometrics
  • Applied econometrics
  • Behavioural economics
  • Contemporary issues facing the UK and world economy
  • Employment and labour markets
  • Multinational firms and global trade

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

  • A Level BCC or:
  • BTEC National Diploma DMM or:
  • Access to HE qualifications with 9 Distinctions and 36 Merits or:
  • Equivalent Level 3 qualifications worth 112 UCAS points
  • Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English, or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above).

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  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    13780 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13780 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

London South Bank University (LSBU) offers considerable financial help through scholarships, bursaries, charitable funds, loans and other financial support.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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