BSc Program in Economic Studies in Middle East

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Academic institutions around the world offer a BSc or Bachelor of Science.  This popular undergraduate degree is helpful in preparing students for the workplace or for advanced degree programs.  The average BSc takes three to five years to complete.

Economics and administration is a hybrid field in which professionals are trained in both macro and micro economics. Analysis of history and understanding economic principles, along with knowledge of finance, public policy and business topics arm experts in making short and long term recommendations.

 

The Middle East is as rich in history as it is in languages. Scholars in this region can expose themselves to over 25 languages including Arabic, Kurdish and Turkish in addition to ancient historical monuments. 

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BSc in Accounting for Management

Muscat University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Oman Muscat

Accounting for Management focuses on the crucial role which financial information plays in decisions made by management teams, and in the monitoring and planning of a business organisation’s objectives. [+]

Bachelor of Science Degrees in Economic Studies in Middle East 2017/2018. Programme Details Accounting for Management focuses on the crucial role which financial information plays in decisions made by management teams, and in the monitoring and planning of a business organisation’s objectives. This degree programme is one of a set of undergraduate programmes designed by Aston University and offered at Muscat University. This is a dual degree programme, leading to the award of an Aston University degree and a Muscat University degree. Programme Objectives The BSc in Accounting for Management aims to: Provide students with an excellent learning experience informed by current developments in research and practice. Provide well-qualified and highly employable graduates with key skills for operating in accounting, finance and management roles and for life-long learning and development. Meet the accreditation requirements of the main accountancy bodies (ICAEW, ACCA, CIMA) with a view to earning an appropriate level of exemptions. Ensure relevance by maintaining and enhancing links with business, professional and public sector organisations. Admission Requirements Applicants will typically need one of the following qualifications (or international equivalent) for admission to the programme: A Level: ABB plus 5 GCSEs with grades A*-C to include Maths (grade B) and English (grade C), IB: 32 points. Minimum scores of 6, 5, 5 at Higher level. Minimum scores of 5 in English and Maths at Standard level. BTEC National Diploma: DDD in relevant National Diploma. IB: 32 points. BTEC, Access & other: BTEC National Diploma DDD. AP – Grades 5,5,4 in... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Finance

American University of Sharjah
Campus Full time September 2017 United Arab Emirates Sharjah

Our highly experienced and qualified faculty members ensure that our students get the best theoretical and practical experience in the field. Our program is one of the most respected in the country and the region, and has a diverse, multicultural student body. [+]

Finance is "where the money is!" Our highly experienced and qualified faculty members ensure that our students get the best theoretical and practical experience in the field. Our program is one of the most respected in the country and the region, and has a diverse, multicultural student body. We have a popular partnership program with the CFA Institute-meaning that your finance major provides excellent preparation for the Level I exam for the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. Obtaining this prestigious designation after graduation significantly enhances career prospects in the financial world. As a finance graduate, there are a number of lucrative careers that are open to you. These include jobs in banking, investment, insurance, real estate, the global corporate sector as well as in government. Upon graduation, our student has: developed the analytical skills and theoretical framework necessary to analyze and understand the banking sectors gained the initial tools required for understanding investment, capital marketing, financial management and financial institutions obtained the knowledge needed to take the first level of the CFA exam upon graduation Finance is a stimulating field that examines sources of funds and uses of funds, how to invest one's money and how to make more money. So if you are looking for a fast-paced career that is lucrative as well as dynamic, then our exciting program is exactly what you are looking for. [-]

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Economics

American University of Sharjah
Campus Full time September 2017 United Arab Emirates Sharjah

As one of the top programs of its kind in the Gulf, our Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Major in Economics prepares our students for the competitive and ever-changing business and corporate environment. [+]

Bachelor of Science Degrees in Economic Studies in Middle East 2017/2018. As one of the top programs of its kind in the Gulf, our Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Major in Economics prepares our students for the competitive and ever-changing business and corporate environment. With a well-planned curriculum in tune with the demands of the global marketplace and a multinational and experienced faculty with terminal degrees from some of the most prestigious universities in the world, our program is designed to provide the student with the best blend of both theoretical as well as practical instruction. Our major provides students with the theoretical foundation to apply economics to decision making and public policy in businesses and other organizations. From the common core of the intermediate theory courses in micro- and macroeconomics, students can branch out into several application areas in economics (such as international economics, industrial organization, money and banking) or pursue more advanced courses (such as managerial economics, econometrics or the senior economics seminar). [-]

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Accounting

American University of Sharjah
Campus Full time September 2017 United Arab Emirates Sharjah

Accounting is one of the most sought-after professions in the world of business and finance. Careers in accounting include being an auditor, management accountant, financial accountant, tax accountant, budget analyst, public accountant, and working in the government sector. [+]

Accounting is one of the most sought-after professions in the world of business and finance. Careers in accounting include being an auditor, management accountant, financial accountant, tax accountant, budget analyst, public accountant, and working in the government sector. Not only do our students get a solid academic background that prepares them for a competitive job market, but they are also offered an array of opportunities to enhance their academic careers after graduation. We have an exclusive partnership with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW) to provide a Certificate in Finance, Accounting and Business (CFAB). In fact, our students can earn the CFAB qualification by passing just one exam because our accounting major program provides them with exemptions from five of the six ICAEW modules. Upon the completion of their degree, our students: gain a foundation in the primary areas of the accounting discipline develop their communication skills, integrate and advance their technological skills use critical thinking skills to analyze ambiguous situations and provide relevant business alternatives are able to obtain professional certificates such as Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) [-]

Bachelor of Science in Accounting

European University Cyprus
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Cyprus Nicosia

European University Cyprus Accounting program is internationally accredited, providing students with the skills and knowledge required of professionals working in a globalized industry. [+]

Bachelor of Science Degrees in Economic Studies in Middle East 2017/2018. European University Cyprus Accounting program is internationally accredited, providing students with the skills and knowledge required of professionals working in a globalized industry. Students majoring in Accounting at European University Cyprus may obtain exemptions from a number of examinations required to qualify with the following leading UK professional bodies: The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) The Association of International Accountants (AIA) Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) Exemptions from ACCA & ICAEW Graduates from European University Cyprus Bachelor of Business Administration with specialization in Accounting may be granted exemption for 9 out of the 14 subjects of the ACCA (Association of Certified Chartered Accountants) and for 12 out of the 15 subjects of the ICAEW (Association of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales). Graduates are exempt up to 12 papers of the Association of International Accountants (AIA) for their professional degrees. Objectives & Outcomes General Objectives to develop the student’s capacity to think, write and speak effectively and creatively to develop an appreciation of and respect for social, moral, and ethical values as the foundation of one’s relationship to others and one’s responsibilities to community and country; to develop the student’s analytical, decision-making and communication competencies together with those qualities of self-reliance, responsibility, integrity and self-awareness which will promote personal achievement and contribution to organizations; to build breadth of perspective through the general education requirements and provide sufficient... [-]

BSc in Economics

Middle East Technical University Northern Cyprus Campus
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2017 Cyprus Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus

Having started education in academic year 2004-2005, the first graduating class of the Economics Program received their BSc degrees in 2008. [+]

BSc in Economics WELCOME TO METU NCC ECONOMICS PROGRAM Having started education in academic year 2004-2005, the first graduating class of the Economics Program received their BSc degrees in 2008. Since then, our alumni, a short while before or after graduation, have been finding high-quality jobs especially in the private sector and receiving acceptance letters from leading universities to pursue master’s and doctorate studies in various areas, thanks to their reputable diplomas certified under METU’s guarantee. Achievements of our alumni have always been our greatest pride. Appreciating our students as competent and esteemed economists of the future, we bring them up through METU’s institutionalized system of higher education and tradition of high-quality research. It is also part of our education policy to abide strictly by the international standards of higher education, while keeping track of scientific novelties attentively. We combine contemporary economics curriculum of world-wide pioneering universities with the well-established academic culture of the Economics Department of the METU Ankara Campus. Highly qualified and broad enough in terms of scope and depth, our curriculum not only enables our students to succeed in post-graduate studies, job exams and interviews, but also makes them accustomed to overcoming prospective difficulties they will face in business life. We are proud of generating competent and reputable “METU Economists”, who are well-informed in all fields of economics. The BSc Degree in Economics held by our alumni is a signal for the internalization of social-scientific thinking and acquisition of technical and analytical skills that are required in... [-]

BS in Finance

American University of Ras al Khaimah
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Ras Al Khaimah

Finance is about investing, with a focus on how to value assets and manage risk. Studying a degree in Finance will help you to understand how stock markets and financial institutions function, and how they can be used by both investors and corporations. Finance students also have the option of earning a minor in Islamic Banking and Finance. [+]

Bachelor of Science Degrees in Economic Studies in Middle East 2017/2018. Finance is about investing, with a focus on how to value assets and manage risk. Studying a degree in Finance will help you to understand how stock markets and financial institutions function, and how they can be used by both investors and corporations. Finance students also have the option of earning a minor in Islamic Banking and Finance. Career Opportunities Jobs directly related to your degree include: Accounting technician Chartered accountant Chartered certified accountant Chartered management accountant Chartered public finance accountant Company secretary Financial Controller Financial Analyst Jobs where your degree would be useful include: Actuary Economist Licensed conveyancer Management consultant Purchasing manager Retail banker Tax adviser Admissions Criteria American / Canadian Diploma UAE / GCC / Egyptian Secondary School Certificate UAE / GCC / Egyptian Secondary School Certificate British IGCSE / GCE Leaving School Certificate(A School Leaving Certificate must be provided,showing the last grade (year) completed) Iranian Diploma Indian / Pakistani /Bangladesh Higher Secondary School Certificate International Baccalaureate Diploma Syrian Secondary School Certificate SABIS Diploma WAEC / NECO [-]

BS in Accounting

American University of Ras al Khaimah
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Ras Al Khaimah

Accounting is the process of summarizing, analyzing and reporting financial transactions, in order to facilitate informed decisions by users of the information. Accountants analyze and interpret data and support others in decision making and problem solving. [+]

Accounting is the process of summarizing, analyzing and reporting financial transactions, in order to facilitate informed decisions by users of the information. Accountants analyze and interpret data and support others in decision making and problem solving. Career Opportunities Jobs directly related to your degree include: Accounting technician Chartered accountant Chartered certified accountant Chartered management accountant Chartered public finance accountant Company secretary Jobs where your degree would be useful include: Actuary Economist Licensed conveyancer Management consultant Purchasing manager Retail banker Tax adviser Admissions Criteria American / Canadian Diploma UAE / GCC / Egyptian Secondary School Certificate UAE / GCC / Egyptian Secondary School Certificate British IGCSE / GCE Leaving School Certificate(A School Leaving Certificate must be provided,showing the last grade (year) completed) Iranian Diploma Indian / Pakistani /Bangladesh Higher Secondary School Certificate International Baccalaureate Diploma Syrian Secondary School Certificate SABIS Diploma WAEC / NECO [-]

Bachelor in Finance

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Dubai
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The finance major prepares students for management positions, and they are taught the principles of financial decision making in order to build an understanding of the economic, legal, and financial environment in which they will operate. [+]

Bachelor of Science Degrees in Economic Studies in Middle East 2017/2018. The finance major prepares students for management positions, and they are taught the principles of financial decision making in order to build an understanding of the economic, legal, and financial environment in which they will operate. As a finance major, students go beyond making a budget; they learn how to analyze a budget and determine opportunities in order to identify the best investment options. Students become familiar with financial systems and financial instruments related to assets and liabilities. Specifically, finance majors study cash flow, asset and risk management, capital markets, portfolio theory, international finance and forecasting and budgeting. Students become experts in decision making – one of the main differences between finance and accounting. Finance students develop their ability to manage corporate finances and enhance their leadership potential. Along with the business core, students are exposed to the main facets of finance, including financial planning, investing, risk assessment and management, and global markets. Finance students develop their ability to manage corporate finances and enhance their leadership potential. At RIT Dubai, students learn how to solve problems. In addition and more importantly, they learn how to prevent problems through in-depth analysis, contingency planning, and effective decision making. About Finance Finance is the soul of our economic transactions. It is difficult to think of a world without finance as any economic activity requires money. Similarly, finance is the prerequisite in order to obtain physical resources which are required to perform production... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Banking & Finance Accounting (BScBFAcc)

Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai Abu Dhabi Sharjah + 2 more

The EIBFS BSc in Banking and Finance: Specialization in Accounting aims to offer a high quality specialized learning involving students in a continuous process of learning that helps them to develop, grow, and establish a well-grounded career in the corporate / financial sectors... [+]

Bachelor of Science in Banking & Finance Accounting (BScBFAcc) Mission The EIBFS BSc in Banking and Finance: Specialization in Accounting aims to offer a high quality specialized learning involving students in a continuous process of learning that helps them to develop, grow, and establish a well-grounded career in the corporate / financial sectors, with the help and support of a well-qualified staff, who are capable of balancing and integrating theory and practice in the best educational environment conducive to learning. Objectives 1. The primary objective of the BSc in Banking and Finance: Specialization in Accounting degree is to train professionals with sufficient skills to undertake management, advisory and directorship roles in the private and public sector, in insurance, banking and stock market companies, and in directorship and managerial roles related to business or the coordination of resources. 2. This specialization enables professionals to provide specialized services in handling and interpreting accounting systems and financial systems, in managing operations related to financial companies and markets, or in management accounting. Curriculum Year 1 English Financial Mathematics Computer Applications in Business UAE Society Islamic Thoughts and Culture Contemporary Environmental Issues Intermediate Accounting – I Business Communication Principles of Management Intermediate Accounting – II Year 2 Principles of Marketing Microeconomics Introduction to Psychology Financial Accounting Business Statistics Speech and Oral Business Communication in English Management Accounting and Decision Making Macroeconomics Organizational Behaviour Corporate and Business Laws Year 3 Corporate Finance Banking Theory and Practice Accounting Information Systems Financial Statement Analysis Cost Accounting Islamic Banking... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Banking & Finance (BScBF)

Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai Abu Dhabi Sharjah + 2 more

The EIBFS BSc Program in Banking and Finance aims to offer a high quality specialized learning involving students in a continuous process of learning that helps them to develop, grow, and establish a well-grounded career in the banking and finance sector, with the help and support of a well-qualified staff, who are capable of balancing and integrating theory and practice in the best educational environment conducive to learning. [+]

Bachelor of Science Degrees in Economic Studies in Middle East 2017/2018. Bachelor of Science in Banking & Finance (BScBF) Mission The EIBFS BSc Program in Banking and Finance aims to offer a high quality specialized learning involving students in a continuous process of learning that helps them to develop, grow, and establish a well-grounded career in the banking and finance sector, with the help and support of a well-qualified staff, who are capable of balancing and integrating theory and practice in the best educational environment conducive to learning. Objectives The BSc program introduces students to the fundamentals of Banking and Financial studies and provides them with the skills necessary for a broad understanding of the theoretical and practical aspects of the banking and financial sectors functioning in a global economy characterized by continuous development, innovation, competition and change, and gaining greater importance for their growing role in the economy. Curriculum Year 1 English Financial Mathematics Computer Applications in Business UAE Society Islamic Thought & Culture Contemporary Environmental Issues Principles of Accounting Business Communication Principles of Management Calculus I Year 2 Banking Theory and Practice I Introduction to Psychology Micro-economics Calculus II Business Statistics Speech & Oral Business Communication in English Financial Statements Analysis Macro-economics Organizational Behavior Banking & Business Law Year 3 Banking Theory & Practice II Linear Algebra Management Information Systems (MIS) Technical Writing for Bank & Financial Services Islamic Banking International Financial Reporting Standards Operations Management International Economics Business Finance Business Practices in UAE & GCC Research Methodology... [-]

BSc & BBA in Banking & Finance (dual degree)

American University Of Technology
Campus Full time October 2017 Lebanon Lebanon Online

AUT offers the unique opportunity to enroll in a dual degree programme and simultaneously study for a degree from AUT and the University of London. Graduates of the dual degree programme are sought after [+]

What is Banking and Finance? Finance is the science that describes the management, creation and study of money, banking, credit, investments, assets and liabilities. It is also the study of the processes used in banking operations and investments. Who are our international partners? The BSc in Banking & Finance degree is awarded by the University of London and has academic direction from London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) one of University of London’s constituent colleges. University of London is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in the world, and the LSE is internationally recognized for its cutting-edge research and teaching; it has 16 Nobel prizes among its past and present faculty. What are the benefits of enrolling in this major at AUT? AUT offers the unique opportunity to enroll in a dual degree programme and simultaneously study for a degree from AUT and the University of London. Graduates of the dual degree programme are sought after by top companies both locally and internationally. Most courses are taught by LSE professors who will visit AUT for intensive lecturing so you will get the same quality of education as if you were studying at LSE in London. Exams are held at the British Council and students who complete successfully. This program earn two degrees: a BSc from University of London under academic direction by the prestigious London School of Economics and Political Science- LSE, and a BBA from AUT duly accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education in... [-]

Bachelor of Business in Accounting

Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University
Online & Campus Combined Full time 8 semesters August 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Bachelor of Business and Accounting program prepares learners for a career in the specialized area of professional accounting, and provides them with a solid grounding in essential functions of accounting and finance [+]

Bachelor of Science Degrees in Economic Studies in Middle East 2017/2018. The Bachelor of Business and Accounting program prepares learners for a career in the specialized area of professional accounting, and provides them with a solid grounding in essential functions of accounting and finance to operate in public, private and social sector organizations. The program also highlights the global importance of the accounting profession and prepares learners to manage financial transactions in multinational and global companies. The first two years of the program prepares learners with a strong foundation to understand key business functions and the processes that link them. Advanced courses such as Financial Accounting, Cost accounting, Business Law, Auditing Theory and Practice, Financial Statement Analysis provide a more detailed examination of the functional areas of accounting practice. Target audience High School graduates, professionals staring in the business and accounting career path, administrators, financial administrators, managers, supervisors, and facilitators from the public, private and social sector organizations and accounting firms. Program Goals Develop the learners' analytical competencies to apply accounting procedures, principles and methods to the measurement of the financial welfare of organizations; Demonstrate awareness of contemporary issues in accounting at the workplace and the role of accounting information in the local, national, and world economies; Develop the learners' capabilities to critically and reflectively engage and expand awareness and application of ethical issues in accounting, particularly questions of social responsibility and professional practice; Develop learners' abilities to apply analytical, problem-solving, decision-making, oral and written communication, and information technology skills... [-]

BSc in Accounting

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time Part time 4 years September 2017 Greece Athens Cyprus Nicosia + 3 more

The Accounting programme aims to provide students with the theoretical, technical and empirical background necessary for financial problem solving and financial decision making within the complex and changing business environment. [+]

Duration (years): 4 Qualification Awarded: Bachelor of Science in Accounting Level of Qualification: Bachelor Degree (1st Cycle) Language of Instruction: English (First and second year courses offered also in Greek) Mode of Study: Full-time or Part-time Minimum Credits: 120 Minimum ECTS Credits: 240 Profile of the Programme: The Accounting programme aims to provide students with the theoretical, technical and empirical background necessary for financial problem solving and financial decision making within the complex and changing business environment. This programme has been designed for students intending to pursue a career in accounting, or in any other area where financial accounting information and decisions are a central element. The students will have the opportunity to acquire a broad-based education which will provide a good starting point for the students' later professional work and studies. In addition, students will receive an academic base to which problems arising in their later professional work can be referred, and a way of thinking which will help them to meet the challenges of new ideas and problems. This course seeks to provide students with the skills employers in the field are looking for: detailed knowledge of financial accounting, financial reporting, auditing, taxation, cost and management accounting, financial statement analysis which, together with information technology skills, give you the confidence to use a wide range of accounting and business software. International developments in accounting are also emphasized. Career Prospects: The BSc in Accounting gives the student the potential to pursue many career opportunities, and be employed in the... [-]

BSc in Accounting

Ajman University
Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The mission of the Accounting Department is derived mainly from the larger vision and philosophy of the university and the college. [+]

Bachelor of Science Degrees in Economic Studies in Middle East 2017/2018. The mission of the Accounting Department is derived mainly from the larger vision and philosophy of the university and the college. Accordingly, the department is in pursuit of excellence in accounting education and professional practice via a rigorous academic program that promotes critical thinking, interpersonal skills, technical competence and, above all, ethical practice. Program Goals The goals of the program are to: Provide students with adequate accounting knowledge that qualifies them for employment in accounting practice and the profession Enable students to prepare, analyze and communicate accounting information using information technology to facilitate the decision-making process Develop skills of ethical reasoning, critical thinking and problem-solving • Prepare students to conduct research in accounting and related areas Program Educational Objectives The objectives of the program are to enable students to: Understand the conceptual framework of accounting and the mechanics of the accounting cycle Understand the core concepts of cost and management accounting and the uses of accounting information in the decision-making process Understand the auditing standards, practices and rules of professional conduct Prepare financial statements for profit and non-profit organizations Use manual and computer-based tools to identify and analyze logical relations among accounting data Combine and consolidate financial information Make ethical and professional judgments in accounting and auditing Use accounting analytical tools to develop skills and critical thinking Understand the relevance and applicability of accounting models and theories Conduct research in accounting Career Opportunities A career in accounting offers the... [-]