Bachelor's Degree in International Economics in Europe

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International Economics

Earning a bachelor's degree is achieved by completing the necessary course of study offered by the college or university you enroll in. Completing this study may take three to seven years depending on where you seek your degree.

BA in International Economics focuses on the aspects of doing trade and marketing on international perspective with keen focus on the financial economics that drive the international markets.

Europe is the sixth largest continent and includes 47 countries and assorted dependencies, islands and territories. It is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the south, Asia to the east, and the Atlantic Ocean to the West.

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Bachelor in International Business and Management Studies

Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2017 Netherlands Amsterdam

With the BSc. in International Business and Management Studies you are responsible for a foreign branch of an international organisation, with a different work ethic, culture and language. You are an entrepreneur about to set up your own business.A strong, practical foundation in international business is your goal. Discover your own path and passion while studying in an inspirational, ambitious and international learning environment. Expect much field-based learning and lectures in the fields of marketing, economics, sales and technology. [+]

Bachelors in International Economics in Europe 2017. With the BSc. in International Business and Management Studies you are responsible for a foreign branch of an international organisation, with a different work ethic, culture and language. You are an entrepreneur about to set up your own business in a market that is governed by completely different legislation than what you are used to. Or you have been commissioned to introduce a new product to a market in which the media landscape, consumer behaviour and your competitors are entirely different in comparison to your home country. Are you the sort of person who relishes challenges like these? If so, prepare yourself to take them up by completing the International Business and Management Studies (IBMS) programme at the International Business School. The International Business School prepares you for a career in the global mobile workforce. Programme International Business and Management Studies (IBMS) offers students an in depth insight into managing or setting up a company in today’s competitive global marketplace. We give you the opportunity to specialise in functional areas like Entrepreneurship, Financial Management, Global Trade & Logistics, Organisation Leadership & Change or Strategic Marketing Management. Additionally, you may opt for a regional specialisation, for example, Asia, Latin America or Europe. In addition to the knowledge you will acquire, the programme pays great attention to your personal and professional development. Career Opportunities As an IBMS-graduate you are a valuable asset to employers as you have acquired a solid theoretical understanding of business administration and will be able to convert these theories into practice and actual products. During your studies you will have already built a valuable network and will be able to fulfill an international function at management level in the business-to-consumer or business-to-business sector. Admission Criteria In order to be admitted to the IBMS programme you will need to have completed secondary education at a level equivalent to the Dutch havo, vwo or International Baccalaureate. In some cases additional requirements may be requested. As the programme is conducted in English, we expect our students to be proficient in written and spoken English. [-]

Bachelor in International Logistics and Economics

NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Netherlands Breda

This English-taught professional bachelor's programme prepares you for a career in the international logistics industry. NHTV offers two international programmes... [+]

International Logistics and Economics

This English-taught professional bachelor's programme prepares you for a career in the international logistics industry. NHTV offers two international programmes in the field of logistics. In the economic programme is more emphasis on Marketing and Sales Management. In the transport (technological) programme, it is on more ICT-related subjects, like Intelligent Transport Systems.Optimal customer service at minimal cost

How does the iPad get to the store shelves? Will you ensure smooth logistics processes during a music festival? Do you find the best, cheapest and fastest way to produce and distribute products?

After your graduation at NHTV Breda, you are the logistic expert who offers optimal customer service at minimal cost to any logistics-related business challenge!... [-]


Bachelor degree in International Business

The Department of European Studies “Jean Monnet“
Online & Campus Combined Full time 3 years December 2016 Switzerland Locarno

Through analytical tools in economics, business and law, students are enabled to manage the complexity of international relations of the companies, to evaluate investments on foreign markets and to organize production processes at the international level, including the import-export. Duration of study: 3 academic years Credits: 180 ects N. 100 of students for the first year of studies [+]

Bachelors in International Economics in Europe 2017. Duration of study: 3 academic years Credits: 180 ects N. 100 of students for the first year of studies International Business aims to enhance the understanding of the decision-making processes, structures and coordination mechanisms as well as' to know operational roles, functions and tasks present in international business contexts. Through analytical tools in economics, business and law, students are enabled to manage the complexity of international relations of the companies, to evaluate investments on foreign markets and to organize production processes at the international level, including the import-export. Admission requirements - High school graduation - Basic knowledge of English - Overcoming the admission test - Payment of the amount planned for the first year of the integrated degree. [-]

American Bachelor in International and Economic Relations

University of New York in Prague (UNYP)
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The world has changed. Borders have lost their original meaning, and we live in a globalized world. Only those who adapt to the new environment are the ones that succeed in getting the most out of it. [+]

American Bachelor in International and Economic Relations The world has changed. Borders have lost their original meaning, and we live in a globalized world. Only those who adapt to the new environment are the ones that succeed in getting the most out of it. If you are interested in traveling the world, working in a business or government environment, and learning about other cultures, then a degree in International Economic Relations is your field of study. This degree is awarded by Empire State College, State University of New York. Students in the American program that choose to major in International Economic Relations have the option of sitting for the Czech State Exams upon completion of their program. Successful candidates are then awarded a double degree: an American degree from Empire State College and a Czech degree from UNYP. The 21st century is rapidly evolving into a world governed by regional and global geopolitical issues, and economic leverage is increasingly playing a dominant role in the way states interact. This means that diplomacy and international economics are quickly merging into a single concept, and it is upon this new foundation that government, business, and international organizations will communicate in this new era. For these reasons, the department of International Economic Relations at UNYP offers a modern curriculum that combines the study of economics and international politics. The program focuses on providing students with a strong foundation in political, economic, and international relations theory. The goal of the program is to prepare students to think theoretically and analytically about politics and economics in today's world, while using modern technology and ethical thinking in a multicultural environment to solve problems. Graduates of the IER program at UNYP will leave with the following skills, among others: A solid theoretical foundation in economics, including the micro foundations of economic thought and macro issues facing nation states, comparative politics and international relations; A thorough understanding of the politics, history and diplomacy that preceded the 21st century; An ability to think theoretically and analytically about contemporary issues in international affairs; Excellent oral and written communication skills in English; Proficiency in using software applications and information technology for research; An ability to work collaboratively in teams and in a multicultural setting. UNYP graduates continue to be successful in securing professional positions in their fields, and many are pursuing graduate degrees in the EU and USA. Alumni feedback indicates a high degree of satisfaction with the program, and students repeatedly indicate that the emphasis on oral and written communication skills, as well as critical analysis training, were instrumental in finding and retaining employment. Unique to the program is the interactive and dynamic teaching style of the faculty, which is recruited from the USA and the EU, and our professors hold advanced degrees in their fields of teaching. Lastly, the IER Bachelor Degree is a perfect stepping stone to graduate studies. A number of our graduates have continued their studies in some of the most prestigious universities such as The London School of Economics, John Hopkins University or Cambridge University. Courses taken as Requirements: Microeconomics Macroeconomics Introduction to Political Science International Politics Modern Europe European Integration Comparative Economic Systems Statistics for Business and Economics Legal Environment of Business International Organizations International Trade and Finance Comparative Political Systems Economic Policies of the European Union Modern Diplomacy Labor Economics International Conflict and Security Public Sector and Public Policy Ethics of Business and Public Administration Social and Economic Context of Globalization External Relations of the European Union Organizational Communication Comparative International Business Law A wide range of electives on: International Business International Relations Management Foreign Policy Ecological Economics Area Studies International Media Studies Contemporary Problems in Political Economy Human Resources [-]

Bachelor in Economics and Management

National Research University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Russia Moscow

National Research University “Moscow Power Engineering Institute” provides Bachelor Degree in Economics and Management according to Russian State Educational [+]

Bachelors in International Economics in Europe 2017. National Research University “Moscow Power Engineering Institute” provides Bachelor Degree in Economics and Management according to Russian State Educational Standard WHY SHOULD YOU CHOOSE MPEI MPEI students have a chance to study at one of the most prestigious universities of Russia according to numerous rankings and surveys. For more than eighty years of history MPEI have trained a huge number of the qualified engineers, prominent scientists who were standing at the origins of many technical achievements, in particular, of laser creation. At MPEI the Nobel Prize winners A.D. Sakharov and P.A. Cherenkov worked in different periods. In the 20th century in the Special Design Bureau of MPEI, which possesses its own Center of Deep Space Communication, radio images of the Venus surface and a reverse side of the Moon were obtained for the first time. Among the most famous graduates of MPEI there are the ex-Chairman of the State Council of China Li Peng and the ex-President of Romania Ion Iliescu, Ministers of Engineering and heads of the engineering companies of many countries of the world. MPEI partners in science and education include about 140 foreign universities, and such well-known companies like ABB, Siemens, Schneider Electric, EPRI, Skoda, Samsung and others. Getting the unique training in any chosen field, MPEI graduates never have problems with subsequent employment and realize themselves in any chosen spheres. LANGUAGE OF EDUCATION Training is organized in Russian language. Those students who need to learn Russian are invited to MPEI Preliminary course which provides training of Russian language during 1 academic year. ACCOMMODATION CONDITIONS MPEI foreign students are provided with accommodation in MPEI hostel. The hostel under security surveillance has two-room blocks with a bathroom and a toilet in each block. Rooms are for two or three persons. There are also hostels of corridor type with double rooms. Rooms are equipped with furniture, bed linen is also included. On each floor of a hostel there is a common kitchen and a restroom. Internet connection can be provided for additional fee. In MPEI campus there are additional services like laundry, shops, repair offices, post-office, cultural centers, cafes and restaurants, etc. Accommodation fee is about 100 USD per month. INSURANCE All foreign students must have medical insurance for the whole period of education. MPEI works with insurance company which provides the most comprehensive insurance at a rate of 200 USD per year. [-]

Bachelor in European Economic Studies

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time 4 years August 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

The aim of the Programme is to prepare students for the requirements of the professional world, which result from globalisation and the European integration process; to develop specialists competent in economics of high qualification who could join European and international companies and other organizations. [+]

Unique Features Specialization in three big European markets (France, Germany, Spain) and economic communication in 2 main European Languages (English and French/German/Spanish). Access Requirements Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent degree and proven capability to fluently speak, read and write in English. Programme Objectives and Competencies Acquired The aim of the Programme is to prepare students for the requirements of the professional world, which result from globalisation and the European integration process; to develop specialists competent in economics of high qualification who could join European and international companies and other organizations. Students who graduate from the Programme will be able to: analyze the EU economic environment; prognosticate changes in do­mestic and international economics. evaluate cultural differences of countries‘ economic systems and apply corre­sponding decisions; make decisions relating to the changing eco­nomic situation; assess the economic environment changes and their influence on the decisions of the country; communicate in European (English and French/German/Spanish) languages. Career Opportunities Graduates will be able to continue studies in Master pro­grammes in Economics, as well as in other Master programmes of social sciences area; work in the European, international and national public sectors; work in European business and in the non-profit sector; work in EU (especially Germany, France, Spain) and other international organization institutions and representative offices. [-]

Bachelor in Economic Sciences

Mediterranea University of Reggio Calabria
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Italy Reggio Calabria

The 1st Cycle Degree Course (Bachelor Degree) in Economic Sciences covers topics such as law, management, mathematics, statistics and also courses of foreign language (English) and computer skills. Perspective Students will attend a stage programme (for a total amount of 4 ECTS) at accountants or companies... [+]

Bachelors in International Economics in Europe 2017. The 1st Cycle Degree Course (Bachelor Degree) in Economic Sciences covers topics such as law, management, mathematics, statistics and also courses of foreign language (English) and computer skills. Perspective Students will attend a stage programme (for a total amount of 4 ECTS) at accountants or companies. The Course provides a general knowledge that constitutes the fundamental basis for the future involvement in several fields of work at an intermediate level of qualification. It will be also a good starting point for those students that intend to continue their studies in advanced courses achieving more focused skills in the aforementioned topics. First year Mathematical Economics Private Law Economics. Principles of Microeconomics and Macroeconomics Statistics Computer Science Business economics English Second year Public economics Economic Statistic Italian and Southern Italy Economy Public Law Economic Policy Labor Law Electives Third year Applied Economics Business Administration Business Law Tax Law Public accounting Industrial Economics Electives Internship Final Project Chosen by the student Accounting Management Control Canon Law Law of Local Government Law of Insurance Contracts Family Law European Private Law Regional Law Law of Sport Urban Law Theory of State Criminality Economy Healthcare Economy Legal epigraphy Constitutional Adjudication History of Canon Law Fundamentals of European Law [-]

Bachelor in Economics and Statistics

RIT Kosovo™
Campus Full time 2 - 4 years September 2017 Kosovo Prishtina

The economics concentration emphasizes the quantitative analytical approach to dealing with economic problems in both the public and private sectors, providing students with marketable skills and the intellectual foundation for career growth. [+]

Economics & Statistics Concentration (24 credits) The economics concentration emphasizes the quantitative analytical approach to dealing with economic problems in both the public and private sectors, providing students with marketable skills and the intellectual foundation for career growth. Graduates are prepared for entry-level managerial and analytical positions in both industry and government and to pursue graduate studies in economics, business, and law. The economics curriculum develops communication, computational, and management skills in addition to economic reasoning and quantitative abilities. The program's required courses develop student's abilities to apply economic analysis to real-world problems. Liberal arts courses enhance oral and written communication skills. Business courses include accounting and finance. Quantitative analytical skills are developed by a course sequence that includes computer science, mathematics, and statistics. Pre-requisite course: ECON – 101 Principles of Microeconomics Required courses: ECON – 201 Principles of Macroeconomics* (ECON-101) ECON – 403 Econometrics I* (MTSC – 112 and MTSC – 211) ECON – 431 Monetary Analysis and Policy* (ECON-101 and ECON-201) ECON – 444 Public Finance* (ECON-101 and ECON-201) ECON – 448 Development Economics* (ECON-101 and ECON-201) Electives: ECON – 441 Labor Economics* (ECON-101 and ECON-201) ECON – 421 Natural Resource Economics* (ECON-101 and ECON-201) ECON – 405 International Trade and Finance* (ECON-101 and ECON-201) ECON – 422 Benefit-Cost Analysis* (ECON-101 and ECON-201) *These courses have prerequisites or co-requisites as noted in parentheses. [-]

Bachelor in Economics

University of Stirling
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years September 2017 United Kingdom Stirling + 1 more

Due to its structure and the way it’s taught, Economics is recognised as a good source of transferable skills. Our recent graduates have embarked on a wide range of careers, including management, accountancy and banking, as well as economics itself. Surveys have regularly found Economics to be one of the top four subjects for graduate pay. [+]

Bachelors in International Economics in Europe 2017. What causes inflation? Can unemployment be reduced? Can tax be equitable and efficient? These are some of the questions economists try to answer. They also seek to understand issues such as: how do people decide what to buy and what job to do? How do firms decide what to produce and what to charge? What determines the profit they earn? Due to its structure and the way it’s taught, Economics is recognised as a good source of transferable skills. Our recent graduates have embarked on a wide range of careers, including management, accountancy and banking, as well as economics itself. Surveys have regularly found Economics to be one of the top four subjects for graduate pay. In the latest review, all aspects of our teaching had the highest rating. Many of our lecturers have an international reputation. This subject may be studied in combination with a number of other subjects Entry requirements Academic requirements Four-year Honours degree SQA Higher: ABBB - one sitting. AABB - two sittings. GCE A-level: BBB IB Diploma: 32 points BTEC (Level 3): DDM Three-year Honours degree SQA Adv. Higher: ABB GCE A-level: ABB IB Diploma: 35 points Essential subjects: To include Economics. Other qualifications HNC/HND: Year one minimum entry Scottish HNC/D - Bs in graded units English, Welsh and NI HNC/D - Merits and Distinctions. Advanced entry Not available Access courses: Access courses and other UK/EU and international qualifications are also welcomed. Additional information General entrance requirements apply Mathematics Standard Grade (3), National 5 (C), Intermediate 2 (C), GCSE (C) or Level 4 or equivalent. If examinations are taken over two sittings, or there are repeats or upgrades, the entrance requirements may be higher. INTO University of Stirling INTO University of Stirling offers an International Foundation programme for those international students who do not meet the required academic and English-language criteria. These courses offer a route to study at the University of Stirling through an excellent teaching and learning experience located in the high-quality study facilities on campus. International Foundation Successful completion of the International Foundation in Business, Finance, Economics and Marketing to the required standard provides direct entry to year two of this degree. English language requirements If English is not your first language you must have one of the following qualifications as evidence of your English language skills: IELTS: 6.0 with 5.5 minimum in each skill Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): Grade C Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): Grade C Pearson Test of English (Academic): 54 with 51 in each component IBT TOEFL: 80 with no subtest less than 17 If you need to improve your English language skills before you enter this course, our partner INTO University of Stirling offers a range of English language courses. These intensive and flexible courses are designed to improve your English ability for entry to this degree. Structure and content You will take Economics plus two other subjects in Year 1. Economics may be studied as part of a General degree or to Honours level, either on its own or in combination with other subjects. You will have numerous opportunities to develop appropriate work-related skills at every stage of your studies, culminating in the Professional Development and Practice module in Semester 8 which helps you prepare for entering the workplace. Semesters 1 - 4 You will take the following core modules: Introductory Microeconomics: This module analyses how individual markets work, how prices are set, how resources are allocated in an economy and how firms and households respond to changing market conditions Introductory Macroeconomics: Macroeconomics is concerned with issues relating to the economy as a whole such as the general standard of living, unemployment and inflation You will move on to study Intermediate Micro-economics and Intermediate Macroeconomics, which build on the work done in the introductory modules. You will also take Introduction to Quantitative Techniques for Economics and Business in Semester 4. Semesters 5 - 8 All Honours students take core advanced modules designed to develop their knowledge and understanding of the central methods of economic analysis and major policy issues. These are: Using Economic Data Advanced Macroeconomics Advanced Microeconomics Economic Policy In the final year, you will write a dissertation on a subject of your choice. The remainder of the course consists of a number of options, such as: Financial Economics; Monetary Economics and Environmental Economics. Combined Honours students take the same core modules as Single Honours students but replace some of the Economics options with modules in their other subject. Elective Modules ECNU3NV - Environmental Economics ECNU3EE - Energy Economics ECNU3AX - Applied Economics I ECNU3AY - Applied Economics II ECNU3MY - Monetary Economics ECNU3FE - Financial Economics Delivery and assessment There are typically two or three lectures per week on each module. You also attend a weekly meeting in a smaller group, either a tutorial or a seminar, for each module. Your final grade for each module is based on 40 percent for coursework and 60 percent for the examination. Usually the coursework consists of two class tests and some tutorial preparation. In the first two years, a good performance in your coursework gains you exemption from the examination. Study abroad opportunities You have the opportunity to study abroad through Stirling's well-established connections with several international universities. Strengths A high standard of teaching Teaching provision in Economics has been assessed by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education and achieved the highest possible rating of ‘commendable’ in all aspects. Many of our lecturers have an international reputation in their specialisms and are at the forefront of research. These strengths are reflected in the modules we offer and underline our commitment to quality in teaching. Strong research improves teaching quality. In the most recent Research Assessment Exercise, 15% of our research was rated as world-leading and a further 45% as internationally excellent, placing us in the top four Economics units of assessment in Scotland and the top 25 in the UK. Flexible degree courses The Stirling degree is modular and therefore highly flexible. You are not committed to taking the course for which you applied. You do not need to commit yourself to a particular course before the end of your second year. In the third and fourth years there is a range of courses available that allow you to specialise in Economics or to combine the study of Economics with one or two other subjects. Useful skills The structure of our degrees helps to develop useful skills. Assessment is based on coursework as well as examinations. This helps to build up independent learning skills. Communication skills are developed in tutorials where students present arguments orally. Our quantitative modules develop skills in using computers and presenting statistically based arguments. Most Honours students write a dissertation in their final year on which they work independently with a staff supervisor. A good performance can enhance career prospects as many employers and postgraduate admission selectors are particularly looking for the ability to work independently on a project. Good information about your progress The Stirling system of basing grades partly on coursework marked during the semester and on awarding grades for each module taken at the end of each semester means that you are kept well-informed about your progress throughout your university career. A degree result that fairly reflects all your work at Honours level In determining the class of an Honours degree, examiners take into account the grades achieved in all the modules taken in the third and fourth years. There are no final examinations covering work in earlier semesters - many students only do a dissertation in their final semester and have no exams at all at the end of their fourth year. Thus your degree result depends on a range of work done over two years, rather than solely on your performance in examinations concentrated in a few days right at the end of your university career. The rules that the Examiners use to determine the class of degree are published, so you can work out semester by semester what class of degree you are likely to get, and make adjustments to your work effort to achieve the result you want. Career opportunities Economic graduates rank among top 10 earners A Which? University report (April 2015) highlights that Economics graduates rank 7th in the top subjects for graduate starting salaries. Where are our graduates now? Economics graduates are currently working around the world in countries such as: Thailand, Finland, Canada, Luxembourg, Columbia, Malaysia, Spain, Ireland, New Zealand, United Arab Emirates and Norway. Economics graduates are currently helping shape the performance of the following organisations: Accenture BMW Group Lloyds Banking Group Universities around the world Barclays Bank AEGON UK PriceWaterhouseCoopers BNP Paribas Local and central government Disney Merrill Lynch Deutsche Bank John Lewis IBM Economics graduates entering work in the past two years have progressed into roles such as: Debt Products Analyst, Merrill Lynch Economic Analyst, Scottish Water Insurance Consultant, Aviva Credit Risk Analyst, Lloyds Banking Group Graduates of Stirling’s Economics degree from five to ten years ago are now working as: Personal Banker, JPMorgan Chase & Co Compliance Auditor, National Lottery Commission Global Transition Manager, Standard Life Investments Partner (International Trade), Clydesdale Bank Portfolio Manager, Bergen Energi Senior Treasury Analyst, Royal Bank of Scotland Some of our more established graduates are currently employed as: Principal Research Officer, Scottish Government Head of Business Transformation, AEGON Scottish Equitable Investment Manager, Deutsche Bank Head of Risk, Capital One (Europe) Plc Senior Economist, Government Economic Service Executive Director, Goldman Sachs An Economics degree can be a solid foundation upon which to base your career and some of our graduates have use this to progress into some potentially less obvious career including: Senior Procurator Fiscal (Crown Office), Group Finance Director (Kwik-Fit Group), HR Partner (Robertson Group), Global Procurement Manager (Syngenta Crop Protection), Assistant Export Manager (British Trade International), Senior Marketing Analyst (Equifax), IT Specialist (IBM Australia), Social Workers, Teachers and Member of Parliament across the UK. Stirling Management School’s Careers Mentoring Scheme The Careers Mentoring Scheme is open to all 3rd and 4th year students across Stirling Management School. Mentoring is widely recognised as an effective tool for enhancing your career prospects and of ensuring informed choice. This scheme is designed to provide additional support as you progress through your studies, as well as preparing your for progression into your desired professions. Mentors are all former students of Stirling Management School who know what it is like to be unsure about future career plans. They are keen to pass on tips relating to potential careers and applying for jobs. The benefits of the scheme include: Improving your employability skills Building your confidence and self-esteem when applying for jobs Searching and applying for suitable jobs, writing CVs, interview skills Providing an insight into the world of work and a particular industry For more information, and to discover other ways in which our alumni get involved with our students, visit Getting involved Internship – What they are and why you should consider doing one? An internship is an opportunity offered by an employer to students (or interns) over a fixed, limited period of time, which enables the student to gain practical experience. The Career Development Centre has details of internships available around the world with large private sector organisations, as well as opportunities with smaller local businesses which are promoted through both the Third Sector Internship Scheme, the Saltire Foundation, and our very own Stirling Internship Programme. As a student, you will automatically be registered onto the University’s Vacancy & Events System which means that you will receive regular updates regarding new opportunities as they become available. Six reasons why you should consider an internship: Boost your CV and stand out from the crowd in order to have an edge in the graduate job market Make professional connections which may lead to the offer of a job upon graduation Test your career choices – internships can ease your transition into future careers or alternatively, help you decide that you don’t want to work in that area after all ‘Real world’ business experience, enabling you to put theory into practice Develop transferable skills such as communication, team working, problem solving, decision-making, initiative and creativity Help fund your studies by earning a full-time salary during the vacation periods [-]

BA/BSc Economics and International Economics

The University of Nottingham - Faculty of Social Sciences
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

Covering international trade and financial economics, this course offers students the opportunity to graduate with either a BA or a BSc qualification according to their module choice. [+]

BA/BSc Economics and International Economics This course is particularly well-suited to those who wish to study international trade and international aspects of financial economics. It will provide you with core training in economics, combined with a special focus on a range of aspects of international economics, including international trade, development and monetary economics, in which the school has a worldwide reputation. Modules in international economics form a significant element of this course, but there is also ample opportunity to take modules offered by other schools in the University. As with the BA/BSc Economics degree, there are two quantitative pathways through the degree: econometrics or quantitative economics. This course is available as either a BA/BSc; the choice is yours and is determined by the modules you select in years two and three. As a graduate, you will have a thorough knowledge of economic theory and how it is applied to the real world, particularly in relation to international trade, monetary economics and globalisation. You will also be familiar with the key analytical techniques that economists use in practice. Year one In your first year, you will study the core of our BA/BSc Economics course with additional modules in the economics of integration, focusing on the key principles and the largest customs union in the world: the EU. If you have A level maths, you may choose either econometrics or quantitative economics and will take a year-long module in Writing Economics to ensure that your transition from school or college to university is smooth. Year two This year will help develop your knowledge of the theoretical framework for international trade and money, including topics such as globalisation, off‑shoring, monetary policy and the business cycle. There is a choice of quantitative pathways and those who wish to emphasise the international dimension of their degree can apply to spend a semester of their second year studying abroad. Year three Modules in international economics typically occupy half of your final year. Pitched at an advanced level, they cover a range of theoretical and applied topics in monetary economics, international trade and macroeconomics. Under the guidance of your academic tutor, you will also undertake a year-long dissertation on a topic of your choice. Optional modules reflect the research specialisms of academic staff and make up around one-third of the final year. You can choose from those offered by the School of Economics or elsewhere in the University. Entry requirements A levels: A*AA-AAA not including general studies (A*ABB for those taking four full A levels and completing them in the same year) GCSEs: An A in GCSE maths is the absolute minimum requirement for all economics courses unless you are taking AS or A level maths English language requirements If you have not studied using the medium of English for your entire secondary education or do not have GCSE English or equivalent at grade B or above you will be asked to achieve the following IELTS score: IELTS: 7.0 including 7.0 in reading and writing, and no less than 6.0 in speaking or listening Students who require extra support to meet the English language requirements for their academic course can attend a presessional course at the Centre for English Language Education (CELE) to prepare for their future studies. Students who pass at the required level can progress directly to their academic programme without needing to retake IELTS. Please visit the CELE webpages for more information. International applicants Alternative entry requirements for those with international fees status are as follows: International Baccalaureate: 36 including bonus points ISC/CBSE: 90% in year 12 Foundation programmes: 70% Alternative qualifications View the alternative qualifications page for details. Flexible admissions policy In recognition of our applicants’ varied experience and educational pathways, The University of Nottingham employs a flexible admissions policy. We may make some applicants an offer lower than advertised, depending on their personal and educational circumstances. Please see the University’s admissions policies and procedures for more information. Notes for applicants We are looking for students who have the ability and motivation to benefit from our courses, and who will make a valued contribution to the department and the University. Candidates for full-time admission are considered on the basis of their Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) form. When considering your application, we will look for evidence that you will be able to fulfil the objectives of the programme of study and achieve the standards required. We will take into account a range of factors additional to, and in some cases instead of, formal examination results. Selection of those applicants to whom we will make an offer will be based upon a combination of the candidate's academic record and an assessment of all the information provided in their UCAS application form, their academic reference and their personal statement. Modules Typical year one modules Core modules Careers and Employability for Economists Economic Integration I Economic Integration II Introduction to Macroeconomics Introduction to Microeconomics Writing Economics Either: Introductory Econometrics Mathematical Economics or: Quantitative Economics I Quantitative Economics II At least one of: Current Economic Issues Economic Perspectives Growth and Development in Long-Run Historical Perspective Plus 20 credits to use either on further economics modules or modules from any other school (most optional modules are 10 credits each). Optional modules Current Economic Issues II Economic Perspectives Growth and Development in Long-Run Historical Perspective Typical year two modules Core modules International Trade Macroeconomic Theory Microeconomic Theory Monetary Economics Either: Econometrics I Econometrics II or: Quantitative Economics III Quantitative Economics IV Plus 10 credits of approved economics modules and 20 credits to use either on further economics modules or modules from other schools. Optional modules Development Economics Environmental and Resource Economics Experimental and Behavioural Economics Financial Economics Industrial Economics Introduction to Political Economy Labour Economics Public Sector Economics Typical year three modules Core modules Advanced International Trade Theory Advanced Monetary Economics Dissertation International Money and Macroeconomics International Trade Policy Plus 30 credits mostly from a list of economics modules. Optional modules Advanced Development Economics Advanced Econometric Theory Advanced Environmental and Resource Economics Advanced Experimental and Behavioural Economics Advanced Financial Economics Advanced Labour Economics Advanced Macroeconomics Advanced Mathematical Economics Advanced Microeconomics Advanced Public Economics I Advanced Time Series Econometrics Health Economics Industrial Organisation Numerical Methods Political Economy Topics in Econometrics The modules we offer are inspired by the research interests of our staff and as a result may change for reasons of, for example, research developments or legislation changes. The above list is a sample of typical modules we offer, not a definitive list. Study abroad The University of Nottingham has one of the biggest and most diverse study abroad programmes in the UK, and those who have studied abroad often say that it was the highlight of their time as a student. On this course, you can apply to spend part of your second year at the University's campuses in China or Malaysia or take a semester at one of our international partner universities in locations such as Australia, Canada and Japan. You'll get the opportunity to broaden your horizons and enhance your employability by experiencing another culture and will study similar modules to your counterparts back in Nottingham (teaching is in English). Careers The growth of economic awareness has increased the demand for economics graduates and a degree from Nottingham really will give you a head start in your career. At Nottingham you will acquire a strong academic foundation and a range of excellent economic and transferable skills, such as the ability to study independently and communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. You will also have the capacity to grasp complicated economic concepts, whether they are mathematical or philosophical in nature. Our 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. We recognise that graduates often need more than just a great degree to make their CV stand out from the crowd so we also work with students to help them obtain internships and work experience with top employers. Average starting salary and career progression In 2015, 93% of first-degree graduates in the School of Economics who were available for employment had secured work or further study within six months of graduation. The average starting salary was £29,505 with the highest being £65,000.* *Known destinations of full-time home first degree undergraduates 2014/15. Salaries are calculated based on those in full-time paid employment within the UK. Careers support and advice Studying for a degree at The University of Nottingham will provide you with the type of skills and experiences that will prove invaluable in any career, whichever direction you decide to take. Throughout your time with us, our Careers and Employability Service can work with you to improve your employability skills even further; assisting with job or course applications, searching for appropriate work experience placements and hosting events to bring you closer to a wide range of prospective employers. Have a look at our Careers page for an overview of all the employability support and opportunities that we provide to current students. [-]

Bachelor International Business Economics

Fontys Venlo Campus
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Netherlands Venlo

The individual national markets, trades and currencies are growing towards a united global business sphere. For young adults an international education is an important [+]

The individual national markets, trades and currencies are growing towards a united global business sphere. For young adults an international education is an important step towards the future world. Especially, the economics courses offer excellent prospects. Not only production companies, but also the rapidly growing Tertiary Sector (trade, banks, insurance, and consultancy) and government need qualified economists in all departments. Shareholder Value, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity, Hedge Funds... If you open the political section of a newspaper or listen to the daily news, the significance of the complex modern economy for worldwide politics is very apparent. As it is possible for everyone to see through these processes, to understand their meaning and even to take part in them, is a thrilling and promising challenge. How do I manage an enterprise? Where can I make high profits? How can I keep the costs in control? How do I behave in an international context? What influences do international tax law and the worldwide finance- and commerce market have? If you would like to find the answers to these questions, then our economic study programme International Business Economics (IBE) is the right choice for you. The main points of IBE are business administration, finance, organisation, budgeting, tax, controlling, calculation, investment analysis, logistics, management techniques and much more. Informatics and data management will complete your knowledge of economics. Parallel to these topics you will receive a clear insight into the basics of marketing and you will also be exposed to relevant soft skills.... [-]


Bachelor in Philosophy, International and Economic Studies

Ca' Foscari University of Venice
Campus Full time October 2017 Italy Venice

This degree programme trains graduates to analyse and interpret social, political and economic phenomena with a multidisciplinary approach and at various levels. [+]

This course has been designed by Ca’ Foscari University as a cutting edge program of study entirely taught in English. Its interdisciplinarity brings together the teaching of philosophy, economics and international studies in the unique context of Italian academic environment, and is intended to align itself with similar courses at European level. The program is patterned after the Philosophy, Politics, Economics (P.P.E.) degree taught at Oxford. A number of departments and Ca’ Foscari’s new International College are involved in the teaching and management of the course. This course enables students to acquire basic knowledge in the three main subjects of philosophy, economics and international studies, analytic and critical skills to approach topics and domains of inquiry in an interdisciplinary way, and awareness of the practical implications that studying philosophy, economics and international studies has for the understanding of the world we live in. Link to the Degree Programme page Link to the apply procedure page Access to the programme Admission is limited to 130 places. Admission requirements In addition to a successful outcome of the admission test, a previous suitable background is required. Furthermore, a certified knowledge of English at a minimum B2 level is required. Learning outcomes This Bachelor's degree programme trains graduates who can analyse and interpret social, political and economic phenomena with a multi-disciplinary approach and at various levels: through logical-philosophical foundations, through familiarity with international reality and the cultures of various countries and through the instruments of economic sciences for the analysis of a macroeconomic context, market behaviours and of economic factors. Career Opportunities Possible career opportunities include: - General administration - Library and archive services - Foreign language correspondent and similar professions - Advertising - Hotel administration and similar professions Attendance Open Access to further studies Professional Master’s Programmes (1st level) and Second Cycle Degree Programmes [-]

Bachelor’s in Economics ( taught in Italian )

University Of Bergamo
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Italy Bergamo

OBJECTIVES: To provide a good basic knowledge of economics studies and those areas with investigation methods wich can be used in Economics; To guarantee a thorough knowledge of organizations and the world of work and provide the student with practical skills. [+]

Bachelors in International Economics in Europe 2017. OBJECTIVES To provide a good basic knowledge of economics studies and those areas with investigation methods wich can be used in Economics To guarantee a thorough knowledge of organizations and the world of work and provide the student with practical skills. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Researcher in economics in private and public institutions, in national and local administration, in co-operatives, companies and trade union associations Professional positions in the field of innovation, human resources, information technology and communications. CURRICULA Economics ENTRY TESTS There is no selection test for enrolment in the course, but there is a test to ascertain the student's initial level of competences. Students enrolled in the first year of their course are required to have reached a level of proficiency in: English Mathematics Each year, entry tests are held in September. SERVICES OFFERED FOR THE DEGREE COURSE Admission Admission to Italian Universities is possible only if the student holds a Diploma di Maturità ("A" Levels/Higher School Certificate) gained after 5 years at a high school (except for Officer Training Course). On-line courses On the University website, at www.unibg.it/elearning various courses are available as part of a network teaching programme and may be used as a study aid also by those students who cannot attend lessons on a regular basis. On the e-learning web page of the Department of Management, Economics and Quantitative Methods a course is available showing how on-line tuition works. Tutoring Within the Department of Management, Economics and Quantitative Methods a tutoring service is available, whose aim is to assist students during their course of studies and help solve any problems they may encounter while attending courses. This service is offered by tutors, in collaboration with the various teaching bodies, who will advise and assist students in choosing their plan of studies. Internship Internship is an integrating aspect of the training and teaching activities proposed by the Department of Management, Economics and Quantitative Methods and allow students to obtain a number of credits as specified in their plan of studies. The trainee has the opportunity to gain experience in companies or public institutions and integrate his or her knowledge of the various subjects studied, theoretical know-how and practical skills. Recognized certification English Students who possess the following internationally-recognized certificates: FCE, BEC1, British Chamber of Commerce (Basic), Trinity College (level 7), TOEFL (137-249 points) do not have to take the entrance test and will be admitted directly into the Specialized Language Course. Students who possess one of the following internationally-recognized certificates BEC2, BEC3, CPE, CAE, British Chamber of Commerce (Intermediate/Advanced), Trinity College (level 8-9) TOEFL (250 and over) do not have to take the entrance test and will be awarded 6 credits. Computer Science Students who possess a European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL) will be awarded 3 credits and do not have to take the first informatics test which is part of the Computer Science course. [-]

International Bachelor Econometrics and Operations Research

Erasmus School of Economics - Erasmus University Rotterdam
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Netherlands Rotterdam

Do you have a profound interest in the origins and evolvement of economic issues? Are you interested in applying mathematical and statistical techniques to help answer economic questions? Would you like to be able to develop and use your own models to define and explain reality systematically? Are you self-motivated and eager to study with international students? If so, International Bachelor Econometrics and Operations Research with mathematics, statistics and economics at its core is the programme for you. [+]

International Bachelor Econometrics and Operations Research Take solving puzzles to the next level A systematic approach to explain, predict and solve real-life economic and social issues Do you have a profound interest in the origins and evolvement of economic issues? Are you interested in applying mathematical and statistical techniques to help answer economic questions? Would you like to be able to develop and use your own models to define and explain reality systematically? Are you self-motivated and eager to study with international students? If so, International Bachelor Econometrics and Operations Research with mathematics, statistics and economics at its core is the programme for you. It enables you to take on complex issues like: How will the price of energy and commodities evolve over the coming years? How can queue times in hospitals be reduced? How is advertising in online media best combined with offline media? How can public transport planning be improved? Rotterdam, cradle of modern econometrics Rotterdam breathes industry, logistics, culture, architecture, finance. It’s also the place where modern econometrics saw the light with the acclaimed Econometric Institute, founded in 1956. With this solid foundation, the world within reach and every opportunity to kick-off a great career, where else would you want to study but Erasmus School of Economics? Rotterdam Econometrics graduates hold the key Depending on your specialisation, you will be gladly welcomed by international companies and institutions alike: investment banks insurance companies asset management companies (marketing research) consultancy firms multinationals like Unilever or Procter & Gamble airlines and transport authorities oil companies government agencies international organisations like the OECD or IMF Who International Bachelor Econometrics and Operations Research students come in all shapes and sizes. They do, however, have a couple of things in common: they are focused, persistent, have a knack for mathematics and are systematic in their approach. They also thrive in an international environment and can’t get enough of dealing with complex issues. Curriculum Year one: a diverse kick-off in every way The International Bachelor Econometrics and Operations Research programme focuses on the application of mathematical and statistical techniques to answer economic questions. Each academic year is divided into five eight-week blocks with two or three courses per block. Your first year courses include Mathematics, Statistics, Microeconomics and Macroeconomics. You will also receive training in computer programming to learn to build and implement mathematical models. Your first experience with operational research will consist of analysing and solving optimization problems by applying these mathematical models. The small scale teaching approach at Erasmus School of Economics, with tutorial groups smaller than 35 students, allows for the necessary individual attention and intensive guidance. During many of the practical assignments, you will work in groups of around four students. Years two and three: a topical and practice-oriented approach During your second year of Econometrics and Operations Research you will focus on more advanced courses in different area like Mathematics, Statistics, Econometrics and Business Economics. You will divide your time equally between theory and practise; in small groups for lectures and assignments. The third year offers you many choices. First you get to take a minor (elective courses within or outside the field of Economics, like Law or Psychology) or you can choose to study abroad at a partner university. In the second half of the year, you will choose to specialize in one of the following four majors and emerge as a focused graduate: Econometrics Quantitative Logistics Quantitative Finance Quantitative Marketing Your major involves two specialisation courses and a seminar. You will complete your programme with a bachelor thesis. Testimonials Cynthia Yang I remember when we just started learning mathematics in high school. I was one of many who questioned the teacher about the purpose of those abstract figures and symbols. Years later, I became aware of the numerous ways of applying math to economics. After visiting several universities I decided to study Econometrics at Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), and I am really glad I did! Econometrics is a quite challenging, yet rewarding programme. If you find yourself enjoying mathematics and being interested in economics, this might be the perfect study for you! Furthermore, ESE offers an international program with a thus multicultural classroom. You will meet peers from all over the world and this creates the possibility to get to know different cultures while studying together. Besides studying, you can engage in many different activities. As Rotterdam is a vibrant city, it offers various ways to create an amazing student life. Besides FAECTOR, the study association for Econometrics students in Rotterdam, there are tons of student associations you can join, ranging from sports to stocks. You will meet people from different environments, perhaps with common interests, and before you know it you will feel at home! Krishna Vyas I have been very passionate about mathematics for as long as I remember. It was at the end of my time at high school that I realized that I mostly enjoyed its application in fields such as physics and econometrics. After careful consideration, I chose to study Econometrics and Operations Research due to the diverse nature of the study program, which allows students to pursue careers in countless disciplines involving mathematics. I have no regrets whatsoever. Throughout my studies, I realized that my greatest interest lays within statistics and probability theory, which reveal surprisingly counter-intuitive results such as the solution of the famous Monty Hall problem. During the first year, I was mostly focused on getting used to university life. I soon noticed, however, that Erasmus University provided numerous ways to develop and challenge myself besides regular studies. It was in my second year that I decided to make use of these opportunities by becoming a Teaching Assistant and joining the Education Committee. I also opted to pursue the Erasmus Honours Programme in order to experience various other disciplines. I would recommend every student to develop themselves besides their study programme by making full use of all opportunities Erasmus School of Economics offers. Your time at university is not merely about studying, it is about challenging yourself in ways you have never done before. Remember: a smooth sea never made a skilled sailor. [-]

BSc European Economics

University of Kent, School of Economics
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury

Our four-year European Economics degree follows the Economics single honours programme with an opportunity to study in France, Germany, Greece or Spain. [+]

Bachelors in International Economics in Europe 2017. Economics examines some of the profound issues in our life and times: economic growth and sustainable development, unemployment, inflation, poverty, emerging market economies, financial and monetary crises, environmental and natural resource problems, international trade and aid to poor countries, currencies and the balance of payments, the impact of minimum wages and the problems of global economic change are just some of the areas covered. The European Economics degree follows the Economics single honours programme with an opportunity to study in France, Germany, Greece or Spain. The first year of this programme introduces you to the way in which economists think about different issues and develops the kinds of tools that economists use for analysing real economic problems. In your second and final years, you take compulsory modules in macroeconomics, microeconomics and quantitatitve economics, together with a number of specialised modules from the wide variety offered by the School. Independent rankings Economics at Kent was ranked 8th in The Guardian University Guide 2017. In the National Student Survey 2016, 92% of Economics students were satisfied with the overall quality of their course. For graduate prospects, Economics at Kent was ranked 2nd in The Guardian University Guide. Of Economics students who graduated from Kent in 2015, 92% were in work or further study within six months (DLHE). Fees The 2017/18 tuition fees for this programme are: Full-time: £9250 UK/EU; £13810 Overseas Exceptions may apply. Key facts Schools: School of Economics Subject areas: Economics Award: BSc (Hons) Honours type: European honours UCAS code: L171 Location: Canterbury Mode of study: Full-time Duration: 4 years full-time Start: 18 September 2017 Accredited by: University of Kent Total Kent credits: 360 Total ECTS credits: 180 [-]