Economics, B.Sc. | University of Sheffield | Sheffield, United Kingdom
36 months
21000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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The BSc Economics from University of Sheffield allows you to specialise in methodological modules and learn rigorous quantitative and analytical skills, whilst also having the opportunity to learn about real-world economic policy.  


At the University of Sheffield, you have the same core and optional modules on the BA Economics and BSc Economics course in the first and second years. At the end of the second year you will need to decide if you want to study for the BA Economics or BSc Economics. This will determine the modules you can choose to study in your final year.

Key Features  

  • You'll receive training in advanced methods, particularly mathematical and statistical through the methodological pathway of modules. You'll also be able to apply these methods to a variety of economic problems in modules in the applied pathway.
  • Year one will build the foundation for the rest of your degree. You'll study core economic principles and theories, and develop your core quantitative skills in mathematical methods for economics.
  • In year two you'll build on your toolkit of theoretical and quantitative skills. Modules in your final year will give you cutting-edge training in analytical methods.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Economic Analysis and Policy
  • Mathematical Methods for Economics  
  • Statistical Methods for Economics
  • Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • Econometrics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Levels + additional qualifications | ABB, including Maths + B in a relevant EPQ
  • International Baccalaureate | 34, with 5 in Higher Level Maths
  • BTEC | DD + A in A Level Maths
  • Scottish Highers + 1 Advanced Higher | AAABB + B in Maths 
  • Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels | B + AA, including Maths
  • Access to HE Diploma | 60 credits overall in a relevant subject, with 45 credits at Level 3, including 36 credits at Distinction (to include 12 Maths units) and 9 credits at Merit
  • Mature students - explore other routes for mature students

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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