University of Leeds

Degree level: Undergraduate

Economics and Finance

Course options

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Course summary

This course allows you to combine a specialised study of economics with knowledge of the financial foundations of firms, financial markets and institutions, preparing you for a range of exciting careers. You’ll cover the core concepts, practices and techniques of each subject, gaining an understanding of microeconomics, macroeconomics, corporate finance and accounting. Diverse optional modules will allow you to tailor the programme to suit your own interests and career plans, with topics ranging from economic development to international banking and finance and auditing. You’ll learn in a challenging and supportive environment, where you’ll have access to active researchers. You’ll explore the intersection between economics and the world of finance, while developing the analytical, quantitative, computing, presentation and other transferable skills required of economists working in finance and by private and public sector employers.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)

Only applicants applying from Bellerbys or NCUK are eligible for entry into year 2 under our formal articulation route.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We typically receive a high number of applications for this course. To ensure we treat all applications fairly, we may put your application on hold until after the UCAS deadline before making a final decision. All applications received before the UCAS deadline are guaranteed equal consideration. For further information visit our course page. This course is not accepting applications for deferred entry.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://business.leeds.ac.uk/undergraduate/doc/entry-requirements


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

For further information please see http://www.leeds.ac.uk/undergraduatefees
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