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Economics and Finance, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #151 (ARWU) Exeter, United Kingdom
The BSc Economics and Finance at The University of Exeter explores modern economics and its application to financial systems and organisations. It introduces advanced financial techniques such as derivatives pricing, risk management and portfolio management. This programme will also develop your ability to critically analyse economic events and their impact on financial markets.
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Overview

The BSc Economics and Finance at The University of Exeter will also develop your ability to critically analyse economic events and their impact on financial markets. The programme will enable you to can become involved with FEELE, our research centre for experimental economics, which involves participating in practical experiments that test theories of financial behaviour.

Our graduates find employment with financial institutions such as banks, insurance companies, pension funds, investment and unit trusts, as well as stock-broking and financial advisory work. This programme aims to provide a theoretical background of relevance if you wish to follow a career in finance. The programme is also an excellent foundation for postgraduate study in finance and economics.

Careers

A degree in Finance from Exeter will help you to develop a wide range of essential skills such as analytical problem solving, teamwork, research and organising and communicating information.

The majority of graduates from the Business School follow their degree with a career in finance, banking, accounting or management both in the commercial and public sectors. A large number of graduate recruiters in these sectors visit Exeter to recruit our students. Some of our graduates pursue their interest in their studies to a greater depth by following a higher degree, often here at Exeter.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    We encourage you to apply as early as possible and before 15 January but will continue to consider applications from international students until 30 June if places are available. 

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

      or 4 years  with year abroad/industrial experience

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included
  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Mathematics for Economists
  • Introduction to Econometrics
For more information please visit the programme website.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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.

General Requirements

Typical offer

  • A*AA-AAB; IB: 38-34
Required subjects
  • GCSE Maths grade A or GCE AL/AS Maths; GCSE English Language grade B.
  • Candidates may offer GCE AL Maths, Pure Maths or Further Maths.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18200 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 Exeter

  • 649 - 1090 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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