Bachelor of Arts Program in Economic Studies in Middle East

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Economic Studies

A BA (Bachelor of Arts) is a popular undergraduate degree that provides the education necessary for many types of careers.  A BA also prepares students for advanced paths of study, such as a master’s or doctorate degree.

Professionals who have studied economics and administration comprehend both the larger economic picture and smaller, individualized trends. It is an interdisciplinary field in which specialists are trained to consider and analyze many components in both the public and private section and make recommendations based on current and potential conditions.

 

From the Fertile Crescent to the birth of Judeo-Christian values, the Middle East is home to thousands of years of human history. As the study, students can get a deeply personal look at historic events and their modern day ramifications.

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BA (Hons.) in Accounting and Finance

Gulf College, MUSCAT, SULTANATE OF OMAN
Campus 4 years March 2019 Oman Seeb

This programme provides a basic foundation in the areas of accounting and finance and economics, offering students the opportunity at the end of their first year to transfer into any of these areas if they wish. Students continuing on this programme will learn how to produce financial accounts, and interpret financial statements. They will also develop skills necessary for managerial, investment and financial decision making in a modern business context. [+]

Overview

This programme provides a basic foundation in the areas of accounting and finance and economics, offering students the opportunity at the end of their first year to transfer into any of these areas if they wish. Students continuing on this programme will learn how to produce financial accounts, and interpret financial statements. They will also develop skills necessary for managerial, investment and financial decision making in a modern business context. The Accounting and Finance degree is accredited by the professional accounting bodies, thereby allowing students to apply for exemptions for some professional accounting examinations on graduation.

Who is the Awarding body?

The BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance and the Accounting and Finance Diploma in Higher Education is awarded by Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK.... [-]


Bachelor of Arts in Economics

American University of Sharjah
Campus Full time September 2019 United Arab Emirates Sharjah

Considered to be one of the most rigorous and prestigious economics programs in the region, we maintain a quality curriculum that adds significant value to students' life-long learning and remains current as the discipline evolves to meet the ever-changing needs of an increasingly globalized world.

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An economics degree prepares you for a number of careers in which critical thinking and careful decision making are required.

Considered to be one of the most rigorous and prestigious economics programs in the region, we maintain a quality curriculum that adds significant value to students' life-long learning and remains current as the discipline evolves to meet the ever-changing needs of an increasingly globalized world. We deliver an American-standard undergraduate program that offers qualifications that are readily recognized and understood internationally by employers and graduate programs.

Our faculty members come from a unique variety of backgrounds and are highly qualified, approachable and strong in their publication record. Our students develop strong quantitative and analytical skills that qualify them to go on to establish successful careers in business, government and the law, as well as specific areas in education, journalism, foreign service, consulting and politics.... [-]


BA (Hons) in Accountancy

University of Bolton - Ras Al Khaimah Academic Centre
Campus Full time 3 - 5 years August 2019 United Arab Emirates Al Jazirah Al Hamra

This program is taught in the UAE. The BA (Hons) in Accountancy will give you a strong academic and vocational background for a professional career in accountancy. It will also support your career development if you are considering a broader management role, as it will provide you with the financial knowledge that is central to many business careers. [+]

This program is taught in the UAE

The BA (Hons) in Accountancy will give you a strong academic and vocational background for a professional career in accountancy. It will also support your career development if you are considering a broader management role, as it will provide you with the financial knowledge that is central to many business careers.

The course draws on the latest practices and theories of accounting and covers the two key areas of management accounting and financial accounting and reporting, as well as offering a number of optional modules that may be selected for study in your final year.

The BA (Hons) in Accountancy provides an exemption from certain professional accountancy body examinations.... [-]


BA in Economics

Ozyegin University
Campus 4 years September 2019 Turkey Orman Sokak

The study of economics explains how people make choices and helps us understand societal, business related and global issues. Economics is a particularly useful major in today's ever-changing global job market. A degree in economics provides problem-solving and analytical skills, which are applicable in many professions and careers. [+]

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The study of economics explains how people make choices and helps us understand societal, business related and global issues. Economics is a particularly useful major in today's ever-changing global job market. A degree in economics provides problem-solving and analytical skills, which are applicable in many professions and careers.

The goal of the program is to understand the decisions of businesses and consumers as well as the implications and causes of economic issues. The Economics Faculty at Özyeğin University is committed to delivering first-class undergraduate and graduate programs and to producing high quality economics research.

Being a good economist requires important traits - both technical and personal. These include but are not limited to:... [-]


BA in International Finance

Ozyegin University
Campus 4 years September 2019 Turkey Orman Sokak

In an era of integration of world markets, there is increased competition coupled with tremendous opportunities. As the financial services industry continues to evolve, the need for qualified human resources grows as well. To ensure that our graduates succeed in a highly competitive marketplace that values expertise and trustworthiness, we are committed to furthering their knowledge, skills, and abilities. [+]

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A well-functioning financial sector is not just an outcome of economic development, but also the one of the main drivers for sustainable growth.

In an era of integration of world markets, there is increased competition coupled with tremendous opportunities. As the financial services industry continues to evolve, the need for qualified human resources grows as well. To ensure that our graduates succeed in a highly competitive marketplace that values expertise and trustworthiness, we are committed to furthering their knowledge, skills, and abilities.

The undergraduate International Finance program with its renowned faculty, strong curriculum, and ties with the financial services sector aims to graduate professionals who are aware of today’s challenging economic and social issues. Our mission is to equip our students with the tools and skills necessary for their future careers, and to provide them the foundation they need to become competent executives who will assume leadership roles in their professional and daily lives... [-]


BA in Economics

Yasar University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 Turkey Izmir

Our Department of Economics provides a four-year undergraduate program. The leading courses incorporated in our undergraduate curriculum are general economics, macroeconomics, microeconomics, international economics, labor economics, econometrics and history of economic thoughts. [+]

Our Department of Economics provides a four-year undergraduate program. The leading courses incorporated in our undergraduate curriculum are general economics, macroeconomics, microeconomics, international economics, labor economics, econometrics and history of economic thoughts. The entire program, within which the medium of instruction is English, is dedicated to providing the students with a comprehensive understanding of economic theories and to furnishing them with a new perspective thanks to which they would be able to interpret the mode of interpretation of the economies in general terms.

In the first year of the four-year undergraduate program, the courses are mainly focused on how the problem of the allocation of scarce resources arises within social life and what the basic principles of production-consumption maximization are. During the second year, intra-business production structure, macro-level economic analysis and parametric linkage among these are taught by means of microeconomics, macroeconomics and econometrics courses. Third and fourth years aim to enable the students to interpret economic events, and to comprehend the relationship between technology and economic growth, the structure of economic developments and the impact of international relations on domestic economies. Elective courses are devoted to helping the student do research in their own fields of interest, study independently and improve their ability of interpretation.... [-]


BA in International Trade and Finance

Yasar University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 Turkey Izmir

In today’s global competitive environment, modern corporations are being highly affected by the dynamism and rapid developments in international trade and finance, and global economy. [+]

In today’s global competitive environment, modern corporations are being highly affected by the dynamism and rapid developments in international trade and finance, and global economy. Hence, today’s successful organizations are looking for the newcomers who are aware of the recent developments, able to analyze the changes, and integrate that analytic information with their accumulative knowledge that they have gained from their university education to make right and fast decisions both for their selves and for their organizations. Recently, our country, having a rank of the seventeenth largest economy in the world, increases its both export and import trade volumes, and welcomes foreign direct investments in larger scales day by day. Therefore, companies operating in our country will need much more qualified employees, i.e. knowledge workers who can monitor the recent developments analyze the results. At this point of view, there will be an increasing demand for qualified human capital especially at managerial positions in international trade and finance in the line with this dazzling development. Izmir as an economic center in Aegean Region is the third biggest city of Turkey in which the qualified executives to be demanded. Taking the economic potential of the city and its intensive participation in international trade into account, we anticipate that our students having the qualifications mentioned above will be successful candidates to this demand. Founded in 2005 in Yasar University, Department of International Trade and Finance is one of the most favored Departments in the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences. The mission... [-]


BA in Economics

Koc University - Istanbul Turkey
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 Turkey Istanbul

The BA Program in Economics aims to equip its graduates with the fundamental tools and concepts of economic analysis for generating original solutions to new problems and situations that they may face during their future experiences. [+]

The BA Program in Economics aims to equip its graduates with the fundamental tools and concepts of economic analysis for generating original solutions to new problems and situations that they may face during their future experiences.

Our students are envisioned to develop a unique perspective that will allow them to analyze diverse situations as part of their active learning process. The program also aims to prepare students to function as active decision-makers in the highly competitive environment that prevails in the global economy and to endow them with the ability to function in areas that are not directly related to their main area of expertise.

Program Learning Outcomes Recognize, critically analyze and develop solutions to managerial, economic and political issues in personal and professional environments Formulate and communicate arguments effectively in oral, written and graphical form Thrive in diverse, multi-disciplinary teams and take initiative as responsible team members Maintain a global, socially inclusive and ethical perspective with emphasis on sustainability Learn fundamental concepts and theories to formulate and implement creative and effective solutions to economic challenges Use the appropriate research methods and tools to analyze data to assess the validity of economic arguments Program Required Course Pools BUMA 1 POOL COURSE NAME Prerequisite ACCT 202 MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING ACCT. 201 BLAW 202 BUSINESS LAW MFIN 202 INTRODUCTION TO FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT ECON. 100/101 and ACCT. 201 and CPAP 100 or CPAP 101 or CPAP 150 or comp 100 MKTG 201 MARKETING MANAGEMENT CPAP 100 OR CPAP 150 or 100 or 101 COURSE... [-]

Bachelor of Arts in Security and Strategic Studies – Risk Management

American University In the Emirates
Campus 4 years May 2019 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The specialization of the BA in Security and Strategic Studies, in Risk Management, emphasizes and assesses sustainability and growth. The courses offered to allow students to explore elements on how to mitigate risk in security and strategically led environments. Assessing risk will require both theoretical and empirical evidence, quality in analysis and ability to create foresight level risk and growth assessments. [+]

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The specialization of the BA in Security and Strategic Studies, in Risk Management, emphasizes and assesses sustainability and growth. The courses offered to allow students to explore elements on how to mitigate risk in security and strategically led environments. Assessing risk will require both theoretical and empirical evidence, quality in analysis and ability to create foresight level risk and growth assessments.

Core Courses

19 COURSES | 60 CREDIT HOURS

Theoretical Basis of Security & Strategic Studies...(3) Basic of Social Science Research ...(3) Introduction to International Relations....(3) Introduction to Strategic Thought....(3) International Law.....(3) Security and Environmental Politics ....(3) Geopolitics in International Relations ....(3) Comparative Politics....(3) Weapons of Mass Destruction....(3) National Security and Arms Race.....(3) Communication and Diplomacy .. (3) Media Strategies and Implementation ..(3) Special Topics in Security and Strategic Studies ....(3) International Conflict Management....(3) Terrorism..(3) Defense Policies of Major Powers ...(3) The Emerging World Powers(3) Internship...(3) Introduction to Political Science...(3) Specialization Courses ... [-]

BA in Accounting and Finance

Frederick University
Campus Full time Part time 8 semesters February 2019 Cyprus Nicosia Limassol + 2 more

The program introduces and familiarizes students with a broad range of Accounting and Finance disciplines. The program is designed to provide students with the fundamental principles needed to start a career in accounting and finance whether it be in the profession, industry or the public sector. [+]

The program introduces and familiarizes students with a broad range of Accounting and Finance disciplines. The program is designed to provide students with the fundamental principles needed to start a career in accounting and finance whether it be in the profession, industry or the public sector. The courses offered through the program constitute a balance between the academic and practical directions. The program also lays the foundation for postgraduate studies and for professional studies in accounting.

The language of instruction is English.

Key Learning Outcomes Define, evaluate and implement criteria according to which economic decision makers are defined and relate them to the analysis of the accounting environment to identify perspectives. Identify, evaluate and analyse constitutional characteristics and functional areas of organisations and their relations (i.e. goals and objectives, ownership, size, structure, logistics, finance, human resource) Recognize and assess the impact of micro- and macroeconomic determinants of organizations’ decision making (i.e. allocative and technological efficiency, profitability and market competitiveness, financial and monetary institutions). Evaluate and implement principles of law and apply them in accounting practices. Examine and assess the performance of financial markets and institutions Identify and analyze the purpose and objectives of corporate governance and evaluate the roles of external parties involved in it. Comprehend follow and implement existent and new technology and its impact for new/future markets. Identify, implement and master adequate tools for articulating and solving accounting problems. Build and critically examine accounting reports and professionally analyze related problems. Master and assess audit of an organisation and... [-]

BA Global Economy

Synergy University Dubai
Campus Full time 4 years February 2019 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The program is designed for ambitious students who want to become experts in global economy as well as obtain an up-to-date knowledge in the field of international financial relationships and foreign economic activities. Global Economy is one of the most in-demand programs in 2017, based on supply and demand, growth and salary data. [+]

The program is designed for ambitious students who want to become experts in global economy as well as obtain an up-to-date knowledge in the field of international financial relationships and foreign economic activities. Global Economy is one of the most in-demand programs in 2017, based on supply and demand, growth and salary data.

PROGRAM DETAILS

Duration: 4 years (8 semesters)

Mode of delivery: Five times a week, weekdays (daytime)

Admission Criteria

The minimum academic entry requirements for admission at Synergy University Dubai Campus depend upon the type of high school curriculum you have followed. The minimum requirements based on the most common high school systems are outlined below:... [-]