Economics and Finance at University of Leeds - UCAS

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Course summary

This course provides an opportunity to combine an understanding of sophisticated economic theory with advanced finance concepts. You’ll study micro and macroeconomics and the methodology of econometric research, while exploring corporate finance and the financial economics tools commonly used in financial services, quantitative investment analysis and research. You’ll take an open-minded approach to economic problems, studying current mainstream theory and applied techniques alongside a range of alternative critical perspectives. Developed and delivered by highly qualified staff with research and consultancy expertise, this course will equip you to meet the growing demand for economics that has global impact, real-world application, and the power to influence change.

Assessment method

Assessment methods emphasise not just knowledge, but essential skills development too. This may include formal exams, group projects, reports, computer simulation exercises, essays and written assignments, group and individual presentations and reflective logs. This diversity enables you to develop a broad range of skills as preparation for professional life.

Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) with a background in economics, finance or accounting. A strong grounding in quantitative subjects with high grades is essential. Visit our website for full entry requirements, including the alternative qualifications we accept.

Fees and funding

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Sponsorship information

There are a number of part fee scholarships available for UK, EU and international students

Economics and Finance at University of Leeds - UCAS