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Economics and Laws, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 60 months
    Duration
University rank #42 (QS) ,
The Economics and Laws program at the University of Sydney helps you choose from a career in business, finance or the law and experience how your double degree enhances your knowledge, expertise and learning capacity. Specialised career fields include compliance, securities regulation and economic analysis.

About

The Economics and Laws program at the University of Sydney provides a legal education that is not only challenging and rewarding, but one that will equip you for the demands of the delivery of legal services in the 21st century. It will enhance your intellect and develop your skills, through its demanding assessment regime and interactive teaching approach.

The Bachelor of Economics will give you a comprehensive understanding of the overall context of business and government, and the high-level technical skills to analyse economic and social data and events. You will gain an excellent grounding in economic theory and business statistics, completing a major in economics, agricultural and resource economics, financial economics or the more statistically based econometrics. 

Career Pathways

  • Barrister 
  • Business analyst 
  • Diplomacy 
  • Economic researcher 
  • Economist 
  • Judge 
  • Magistrate 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • We strongly encourage international applicants to apply as early as possible to allow time for visa and travel arrangements.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 60 months
  • Credits
    240 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Law
  • Legal Research
  • Contracts
  • Civil and Criminal Procedure
  • Criminal Law
  • Civil and Criminal Procedure
  • Public International Law
  • Torts and Contracts

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7.5

    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.

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  • Minimum required score:

    105

    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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  • Minimum required score:

    615

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • CRICOS code: 006443B
  • a secondary education qualification such as the NSW Higher School Certificate (including national and international equivalents), or approved higher education study, including approved preparation courses.

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

    42000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42000 AUD per year and a duration of 60 months.
  • National

    10958 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10958 AUD per year and a duration of 60 months.
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Living costs for Sydney

  • 1882 - 3550 AUD/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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