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Business Economics with a Year Abroad, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #314 (QS) ,
On this Business Economics with a Year Abroad course at University of East Anglia you’ll combine insights from economics with a focus on business economics. This will give you an understanding of the economic context in which modern business operates, helping you gain the skills to develop business strategies in a competitive environment.

About

To learn how the economy works from a business perspective you'll study microeconomics, macroeconomics, economic modelling and statistics. You’ll also discover how businesses operate and interact within an economy. You’ll be introduced to the decisions firms need to make in the module The Economics of Business Decision-Making and investigate financial decision making in The Economics of Corporate Finance.

You’ll also learn about the fundamentals of corporate finance, business strategy and the significance of increasing globalisation, as well as exploring industrial organisation, competition economics and learn how markets operate.

You can then complement your core studies with optional modules in economics and finance, which cover areas such as labour, public policy, financial markets, derivatives, risk management, history of economic thought, the economics and business of sport, alternative investments, and environmental economics.

This Business Economics with a Year Abroad course at University of East Anglia also gives you the chance to spend your third year living and studying abroad at one of 25 partner universities across Asia, Australia, Europe and North America. The time you’ll spend studying abroad is a fantastic chance to show future employers you have what it takes to succeed in an international setting, and get an insight into the economic issues of another country.

After the course

You’ll be well placed to choose from a wide range of career opportunities when you graduate – including business, consulting, banking, politics, insurance, Civil Service, business economics, personnel, accountancy, actuarial work, marketing, investment and financial risk analysis, and international organisations.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introductory Macroeconomics
  • Introductory Microeconomics
  • Introductory Mathematics for Economists
  • Introductory Statistics for Economists
  • The Economics of Business Decision-Making
  • The Economics of Society

        English Language Requirements

        You only need to take one of these language tests:

        • Minimum required score:

          79

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        • 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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        Academic Requirements

        General Requirements

        • A Level AAB or ABB with an A in the Extended Project
        • International Baccalaureate 33 points
        • Scottish Highers AAAAA
        • Scottish Advanced Highers BBC
        • Irish Leaving Certificate 4 subjects at H2 and 2 subjects at H3
        • Access Course Pass with Distinction in 36 credits at Level 3 and Merit in 9 credits at Level 3
        • BTEC DDD. BTEC Public Services and Business Administration not accepted
        • European Baccalaureate 80%

        Tuition Fee

        • International

          15600 GBP/year
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 15600 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
        • EU/EEA

          9250 GBP/year
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
        We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

        Living costs for Norwich

        • 609 - 1050 GBP/month
          Living Costs

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

        Funding

        We are committed to ensuring that costs do not act as a barrier to those aspiring to come to a world leading university and have developed a funding package to reward those with excellent qualifications and assist those from lower income backgrounds. 

        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.

        The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

        Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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