Studyportals

International Business and Economics (Hons)

Aston University

B.Sc. On Campus
48 months
Duration
15950 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

The combination of international business and applied economics on this International Business and Economics (Hons) programme from the Aston University provides a strong introduction to the world of business and a solid foundation for a career in international commerce, or as an applied/business economist.

Overview

With the increasing globalisation of business and revolution in communications, no company can afford to ignore the international dimension.The international business component of this course aims to develop the knowledge and skills required for assessing and developing international strategies and operations of businesses. The economics component develops the skills required to make an assessment of the economic environment of companies and their strategies within the context of national and international environments.

This International Business and Economics (Hons) programme from the Aston University offers a double degree option. Achieve two degrees for the price of one, and study abroad at one of our partner institutions.

Career prospects

Our graduates are targeted by major global companies year after year. Many of our graduates are now working in roles such as International Procurement Trainee, Chief Operating Officer, Data Analyst, Tax Consultant, Foreign Exchange and MoneyMarket Dealer, Trade Fund Analyst, Policy Advisor, Audit Associate and Deal Assurance Manager at organisations such as Lidl UK, HSBC, GSK, Royal Bank of Scotland, PwC (PriceWaterhouseCoopers), General Electric, Mazars and EY.

Accreditation

Graduates can claim exemptions from the examinations of a number of professional bodies. 

At present exemptions are available from:

  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • Association of International Accountants (AIA)
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
  • Chartered Insurance Institute (CII)

Programme Structure

Coursesinclude:

  • Introductory Accounting for Business
  • Introduction to Organisational Behaviour
  • Mathematics for Economics 
  • Statistics for Economics
  • Introduction to Marketing Management
  • Applied topics in Economics
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Microeconomics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
93
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
93
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

Typical offers: 

  • A Levels: AAB - ABB 
  • IB: 32 points overall in the IB diploma with 6,6,5 - 6,5,5 at HL. Minimum scores of 5 in English and Maths at Standard level.
  • BTEC, Access & other: BTEC Extended Diploma DDD. Access to HE students are eligible to apply for this course.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15950 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • UK students During placement year: £ 1,250
  • International/EU students During placement year:£2,500

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

International Business and Economics (Hons)
-
Aston University

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!