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Economics with French (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #96 (QS) ,
Covering the same core areas as our BSc Economics, this Economics with French (Hons) course at the University of Nottingham includes the opportunity to expand your horizons by spending a year abroad developing your language skills.

About

Taught by the School of Economics and the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures, it will help you become a high-quality economic analyst who is fluent in a foreign language.

On this Economics with French (Hons) course at the University of Nottingham, you will spend your third year studying abroad and/or on a work placement in France.

You will get the opportunity to broaden your horizons and enhance your employability by experiencing another culture. You can choose to study similar modules to your counterparts back in Nottingham or expand your knowledge by taking other options. Teaching is in French.

Careers

Your year spent abroad will allow you to perfect your command of the French language. The international experience you gain will help you develop a distinctive CV that proves you are resourceful and adaptable. Students with language skills are highly sought-after by employers.

Graduates opt for a wide variety of careers, including investment banking, accountancy, tax consultancy, working in government offices, auditing, derivatives trading, management consultancy, mergers and acquisitions, and many more. Many go into finance, banking, business consultancy or accountancy.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • Partially taught in English
    • Partially taught in French
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Economics
  • French 
  • Writing Economics
  • Careers and Employability for Economists
  • Mathematical Economics and Econometrics
  • Mathematical Economics and Statistical Methods
  • Quantitative Economics
  • Economic Perspectives
  • Growth and Development in Long-Run Historical Perspective
  • Current Economic Issues
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Microeconomics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    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:

    100

    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 levels: A*AA excluding general studies, leisure studies, and global perspectives and research (A*ABB for those taking four full A levels and completing them in the same year)
  • GCSEs: GCSE maths, 7 (A) or above, unless taking it at A level

International 

  • International Baccalaureate: 36 including bonus points

Studyportals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    17550 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17550 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.
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Living costs for Nottingham

  • 583 - 980 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

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.

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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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