Kingston University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business Economics

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Course summary

Reasons to choose Kingston – You’ll develop core skills valued by employers, which will prepare you for your future career. – This course is flexible. After the first year, you can either stay on this programme or switch to pure Economics or Financial Economics. – You’ll have the option to study abroad at one of our partner universities. About this course This course has a unique pluralistic approach. You’ll examine a wide variety of economic thoughts and theories, learning to understand and address problems from a range of perspectives. You’ll study the aims, methods and outcomes of production and businesses, consider both the limitations and possibilities of markets and address the many economic factors that affect businesses and the decisions they make. This course focuses on the real-life application of economics. You’ll explore how businesses operate in the economy and can choose to study the financial aspects of business and specialist aspects of economics. You’ll use industry-standard IT facilities, gaining the expertise that’s highly valued by employers. You’ll develop analytical, numerical and problem-solving skills.

Course details


Examples of modules: Year 1

  • Becoming an Economist
  • Capitalism
  • Economic Policy and Principles
  • Economics Quantitatively Treated 1
Year 2
  • Competition and the Firm
  • Economics Quantitatively Treated 2
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
Year 3 (Core)
  • Economics of Organisations and Strategy
  • Working as an Economist
Year 3 (Optional)
  • Advanced Economic Policy and Principles
  • Development Economics
  • International Trade and Finance
  • Econometrics
  • Mathematical Economics
- Money, Banking and Financial Economics

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

International £9250* Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
EU £9250* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

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Business Economics at Kingston University - UCAS