Bachelor Programs in Economics and Administration

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Economics and Administration

A bachelor’s is an undergraduate degree awarded after a student completes a required set of coursework in a specific area of study. Programs are available at private colleges and universities all over the world and often take between three and five years to complete.

What is a Bachelor in Economics and Administration? This degree program teaches students how to use theory and analytic thinking to evaluate and implement public policy. Every program will vary, but classes offered usually include economic development, accounting, finance, policy process and democracy, communication management and leadership, global logistics, organizational management and change, management of people, and marketing. Some programs may offer specialization areas such as small business management and entrepreneurial studies, accounting, international business, and finance.

Earning this degree can be like earning two degrees in one, which is beneficial when looking for jobs. During the course of the program, students may be able to take advantage of many experiential learning opportunities that build leadership and communication skills.

The tuition and fees involved with earning this degree can vary quite a bit from one institution to another. Factors involved in cost include the reputation of the school and length of the program. Interested students should call the schools directly and ask about financial requirements.

With an economics and administration degree, graduates usually have a number of careers to choose from. Examples of employers include government agencies, nonprofit organizations, financial institutions, public affairs organizations, and companies of all sizes. Career titles may include auditor, economist, financial analyst, government sector specialist, market analyst, product manager, public policy analyst, insurance specialist, human resource specialist, and marketing specialist. Some individuals may also choose to advance their studies in finance, management, law, and public affairs.

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Business Administration And Management + Master (in Spanish)

EAE Business School
Campus Full time October 2017 Spain Barcelona

Changes in the labor market and the current internationalization and mobility of jobs require professionals with a high level of qualification. Official Degree in Business Administration, with a degree at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC), provides a strong academic background and professional practice guidance, closely linked to the world of business ... [+]

Bachelors in Economics and Administration. Changes in the labor market and the current internationalization and mobility of jobs require professionals with a high level of qualification. Official Degree in Business Administration, with a degree at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC), provides a strong academic background and professional practice guidance, closely linked to the business world. The degree in Business Administration prepares you for functions in the general area of ​​the company or any specific area such as Finance, Marketing and Sales, Investment, General Management, Accounting and Human Resources among others. This degree allows students to learn the fundamentals of economic system in which we move it closer to the different areas of running a business from three angles: - From a general perspective, with contents of all functional areas of a business; - With a clear practical guidance, up to 630 hours of business practices recognized as optional credits; - And with a versatile method aimed at acquiring the necessary skills to enter the job market. Ultimately, the degree to ADE is designed to train professionals who know how to lead, manage and run a business or organization and other public and private institutions. Professionals capable of assuming leadership roles in the context of complex and changing global relationships, and prepared to make decisions under uncertainty. Double Degree Master's Degree + EAE has designed three possible routes: 1. Degree in Business Administration + Master in Marketing and Sales Management - For professionals who wish to acquire a solid background and knowledge of Marketing, the skills needed to learn to respond to the environment and the current market, and especially the ability to turn new technology into a competitive advantage. Master taught in Spanish or English. 2. Degree in Business Administration + Master in Financial Management - Prepared to form finance professionals to be flexible, be involved in the strategic management of the company, know relate to all departments of an organization and have the ability to optimize decision-making in a changing economic and financial environment. 3. Degree in Business Administration + Master in Project Management - Designed to train managers who can direct, plan, organize and control complex and global nature projects efficiently and effectively. Prepares participants to perform and pass the certification exam Project Manager Professional (PMP) from the Project Management Institute (PMI). The dual training Degree in Business Administration + Master allows students in a short time, finish college with a strong specialization in one of the key areas of business management. In addition EAE offers the opportunity to study the Bachelor of Business Administration following the itinerary Bilingual Spanish - English. How credits divided? Degree in Business Administration 240 ECTS 1. Basic subjects: 66 ECTS 2. Compulsory subjects: 144 ECTS 3. Elective subjects: 18 ECTS 4. Work experience (optional): Between 12 and 18 ECTS 5. Final Project: 12 ECTS Master of EAE: 60 ECTS 1. Master in Marketing and Sales Management: 60 ECTS 2. Master in Financial Management: 60 ECTS 3. Master in Project Management: 60 ECTS [-]

Bachelor in International Finance

Geneva Business School (GBS)
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years September 2017 Switzerland Geneva Spain Barcelona + 3 more

This Bachelor in Finance is designed for students who are keen to start a career in investment banking and finance. [+]

This Bachelor in Finance is designed for students who are keen to start a career in investment banking and finance. Students in this program are confident and can continually adapt to constant changes in the world of finance and economics. The objective of this program is to understand and manage all financial aspects within a private or public corporation and to gain a detailed knowledge of issues that are concerned with domestic and international financial institutions. The Bachelor in Finance program provides students with an in-depth understanding of the concepts and practices applied in today’s financial industry and their influence in global economy. Facts Duration:3 years Credits: 180 ECTS Language: English Intakes: February and September Degree Awarded: Bachelor IN Finance. Exchange Program: Rotate between campuses. We offer the opportunity of studying in all of our campuses during the three years of the bachelor program. Internships: GBS work with the bests and for the bests. All of our students have guaranteed internships with the most important enterprises with world-wide recognition. Location: Geneva Campus and Barcelona Campus Program The program requires the successful completion of 180 credits (which represent, 1800 contact hours plus a total of 3600 study hours). The program consists of 4 groups of courses common for all Bachelor’s, from which students may select the desired subjects to study: General Education (69 ECTS), Core Courses (72 ECTS), Elective Courses (3 ECTS) and the following Orientation Courses (36 ECTS), which are mandatory to complete the selected major: Portfolio Management Equities, debts, derivatives Mathematics of Finance Technical Analysis Risk Management and Insurance Corporate Finance Hedge Fund Analysis & Management International Banking & Wealth Management Financial Software Tools Investment Psychology Case Studies Career Options The program is of particular relevance to those working in, or planning to work in: The field of Corporate Finance or market Finance Private Banking Banking & Insurance Application and Admissions Selection Criteria GBS’s selection process emphasises leadership potential, academic ability, personal qualities and competencies. We are looking for candidates with managerial experience, people skills and a proven academic record. Admission Requirements Completed application form with passport photo included Photocopy of all academic diplomas or certificates Official English exam results: IELTS 5.5, TOEFL IBT 66, proof of studying previously in an English speaking environment for a minimum of 3 years, or successful completion of the university’s admission examination. Photocopy of your passport Receipt for the payment of the application fee (EUR 150) Curriculum Vitae (C.V.) Recommendation letter [-]

Bachelor of Commerce in Accountancy (B.Com in Dubai)

Institute of Management Technology Dubai
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates Dubai + 1 more

Bachelors of Commerce (B.Com.) in Accountancy program at IMT Dubai synchronizes the professional accountancy courses with university education such that students can leverage the academic foundation to attend professional excellence. [+]

Bachelors in Economics and Administration. Bachelor of Commerce in Accountancy (B.Com in Dubai) 4 Years Morning/afternoon classes taught during the week AED 33,000 / Year Bachelors of Commerce (B.Com.) in Accountancy program at IMT Dubai synchronizes the professional accountancy courses with university education such that students can leverage the academic foundation to attend professional excellence. This program aims at contributing to the ever growing small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in GCC economy by providing well trained accountants with expertise in accounting technology and latest global standards like IFRS for SMEs. B.Com. in Accountancy program at IMT Dubai invites young, demanding and analytical minds to join the program. The program focuses on rigorous training in accounting based on electronic mode relevant to industry along with strong fundamentals of accountancy. This program also prepares the students to further their careers in advanced professional courses in accountancy. One of the key features of this program is continuous industry interactions through internships and training on relevant software to help the students keep pace with industry requirements in the fast changing globalized business. B.Com. in Accountancy program is accredited by Ministry of Higher Education, UAE which ensures high quality is maintained throughout. With its focus on knowledge, skill, autonomy, role in context and self-development this program provides an excellent opportunity for employability of the graduates immediately after completing the program. The program is fully recognized in the UAE and internationally for higher studies and employment in the private and public sectors. Highlights of the Program: Training in Computer based accounting & selected Oracle/SAP modules, and XBRL reporting Emphasis on IFRS based accounting and IFRS for SME Developing expertise in corporate Secretarial practices, Managerial Accounting and Audit Enhancing skill through Internships in the industry & professional firms Training in computer based accounting & selected Oracle modules and XBRL Reporting Expert knowledge in accounting software like Tally Oracle Financial Applications Application of XBRL for submission of financial reports to regulators Emphasis on IFRS based accounting and IFRS for SMEs The IFRS for SMEs is a self-contained Standard of 230 pages, designed to meet the needs and capabilities of small and medium-sized entities (SMEs), which are estimated to account for over 95 per cent of all companies around the world. Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) comprise around 60 per cent of the UAE’s nominal GDP and account for the lion’s share of private sector employment. The SME sector needs accounting graduates with expertise in IFRS for SMEs. IMT Dubai’s B.Com. program has special focus on SME sector accounting and financial reporting. Developing expertise in corporate secretarial practices, managerial accounting and audit Advanced course on secretarial practice targeted to develop professionalism in company management Structured learning of accounting to aid managerial decision making Strategies and processes of audit and instituting internal control Enhancing skill through internships in the industry and professional firms Internship opportunities using IMT’s corporate network Opportunities to work in live projects Career Prospects: The B.Com. in Accountancy Program prepares the students for careers in accounting profession and/or for future studies of advanced professional accountancy company secretary and management accountancy courses. Advance learning opportunities: Chartered Accountancy Cost and Management Accountancy Chartered Secretary Professional education like CPA, CFA, ACCA, CIMA, etc. Typical roles after graduating: Accountant Management Accountant Internal Auditor and Statutory Auditor Finance Manager Credit Controller Investment Analysts Banking & insurance professional Entry Requirements IMT-Dubai generally seeks the following attributes in successful applicants: Good Academic Standing Applicants to the B.Com Program must hold a recognized and official secondary school certificate. Applicants are expected to have a CGPA of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale. Students with a CGPA between 2.00 – 2.49 may be admitted on probation basis at the discretion of the admissions manager. Below are the minimum requirements from some global curricula (if yours is not listed, please contact our admissions office): American High School Diploma Overall average of Grade “C” (70% or 2.5/4.0) Ordinary (O) Levels, AS Levels and/or A Levels - with at least 7 GCE/GCSE/IGCSE subjects Minimum 3 B’s and 4 C’s CBSE Indian Examination Board – 55% overall in grade 12 International Baccalaureate Diploma (26 Points) Shahadat Al-Thanawiya Al-Amma (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) 70% overall in Grade 12 WAECO/NECO Senior School Certificate Examination – Minimum 3 “B” and 4 “C” Proficiency in English Applicants must also demonstrate English language proficiency by providing one of the below qualifications: IELTS (Academic): Overall score of 5.5 with at least 5.0 in each band Internet-based TOEFL: Score of 71 International paper based TOEFL: Score of 525 Note: Applicants that do not meet these requirements may be admitted on academic probation. [-]

BS Business Administration

Webster University Leiden
Campus Full time January 2017 Netherlands Leiden

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration is for students with a very strong interest in business who want exceptionally strong preparation in that field [+]

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration is for students with a very strong interest in business who want exceptionally strong preparation in that field. The program is more structured than many business programs and ensures that the student is exposed to the business areas of accounting, economics, finance, management, marketing, international business, business law and information systems. The program also includes exposure to advanced topics that are important to business. The bachelor of science (BS) in business administration covers the breadth of business-related disciplines as defined in the business core curriculum. The major does not provide a specific specialization but rather exposes the student to various business functions. This major is ideally suited to the new or transfer upper-division business student or for the student interested in concurrently pursuing another area of study. Learning outcomes: - Students use information, analytical tools, and problem-solving skills to make well-reasoned business decisions, considering both quantitative factors and qualitative factors such as ethical considerations. - Students can develop strategies addressing the legal, ethical, economic and global environment in which the enterprise operates. - Student will have a working knowledge in a set of analytical business tools related to: math, statistics, accounting, economics, marketing, finance and behavioral science. - Students can apply business core concepts, principles and analytical skills across functional lines. - Students can access, develop, and use information to analyze business problems and propose feasible solutions. [-]

Bachelor in Financial Enterprise Systems

University of Tampa - Sykes College of Business
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Tampa

Financial enterprise systems (FES) is a challenging program involving the application of enterprise system concepts to analyze the business process needs of organizations, with emphasis on the [+]

Bachelor in Financial Enterprise Systems

NEW MAJOR AND MINOR

Begins Fall 2013

Financial enterprise systems (FES) is a challenging program involving the application of enterprise system concepts to analyze the business process needs of organizations, with emphasis on the finance industry. Today, the cross-functional nature of business processes requires a holistic view of the modern organization. The integration of finance, accounting and other important business functions is analyzed in this major. Demand for professionals knowledgeable in enterprise information systems, business technology and finance is expected to rise given the evolving nature of leading organizations worldwide.... [-]


Bachelor in Econometrics and Operations research

University of Groningen
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Netherlands Groningen

If you decide to study Econometrics and Operations Research (EOR), you will learn to construct mathematical models to analyse economic data. With these models, you will be able to compute the [+]

Bachelor in Econometrics and operations research

 

Language: English (100%)If you decide to study Econometrics and Operations Research (EOR), you will learn to construct mathematical models to analyse economic data. With these models, you will be able to compute the unemployment rates of a country, the Gross National Product, the stock price of a company or the future exchange rate of the Euro.The courses in the propaedeutic phase serve as the foundation for the remainder of the programme. You will take courses in Modelling, Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Finance, Marketing and English.

After this, you will continue with mandatory courses. Building on the propaedeutic coursework, you will deepen and broaden your knowledge in the four major topics: Mathematical Economics, Econometrics, Operations Research and Actuarial Studies.After your Bachelor's degree, you meet the requirements for entry-level positions, but almost all students decide to continue with a Master's degree.Job perspectivesGraduates with an MSc degree are found in a broad spectrum of occupations where IT, mathematical and problem-solving skills are needed. The world of business offers jobs in finance, insurance, logistics, manufacturing and marketing. Non-profit organisations, such as employers' federations and consumer organisations also hire econometricians. Governments need the diverse skills that will make up your toolkit. Finally, an academic research is another possible career path.Your job prospects will be good. Nonetheless, while a Bachelor’s degree may meet the requirements for entry-level positions, almost all students decide to continue with a Master’s degree. Acquiring a Master’s degree will expand still further your career opportunities in the short and long term, at home and abroad.... [-]


Accounting Sciences

Ibmec
Campus Part time 3100 hours March 2017 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

The course in Accounting from Ibmec incorporates a set of disciplines and activities to prepare professionals to act as a financial executive roles within organizations. An accountant who clearly understands the market and is able to recommend actions to improve the company's results and indicate further business options. [+]

Bachelors in Economics and Administration. The course The course in Accounting from Ibmec incorporates a set of disciplines and activities to prepare professionals to act as a financial executive roles within organizations. An accountant who clearly understands the market and is able to recommend actions to improve the company's results and indicate further business options. Training is fully developed based on the new accounting standard favoring the construction of solid knowledge of international standards (IFRS), financial management and management control. Disciplines of economics, finance and management form a solid theoretical foundation that integrates with practice in software and enables the student to management in the areas of corporate finance, tax planning, business management and information system. The preparation of students can be proven by the results with 100% of the students who performed the Sufficiency Exam Federal Accounting Council getting approval. Ibmec believes in excellence dedicated to providing practical set of additional activities that further the development of marketing skills and a spirit of collaboration and integration. In Entrepreneurship and Internationalisation Centre - CIS, students can work in junior companies from the first half and enjoy the international coverage through agreements in over 54 institutions worldwide. Job market FINANCIAL ANALYST assesses the performance and the company's potential with banks, brokers and financial institutions in general. ADVISER operates in a business combination processes and corporate financial management. TAX ADVISOR provides solutions in tax planning and tax management for public and private companies. AUDITOR INTERNAL accompanies and validates the company's internal controls, ensuring good corporate risk management. EXTERNAL AUDITOR evaluates whether the financial statements have been prepared in accordance with the accounting rules and standards required by the market regulator body. CONTROLLER, ACCOUNTING OFFICER AND DIRECTOR FINANCIAL The three positions are assumed by the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) who is the chief financial officer of the company. Separately, all positions correspond to senior executives. [-]

Bachelor in Economics (BSBA)

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Warrensburg

At its roots, the study of economics provides a foundation for understanding the motivation of individuals and firms as well as the forces that cause growth in living standards, recessions, and inflation. Whether your interests focus on personal issues, such as... [+]

Bachelor in Economics (BSBA) At its roots, the study of economics provides a foundation for understanding the motivation of individuals and firms as well as the forces that cause growth in living standards, recessions, and inflation. Whether your interests focus on personal issues, such as understanding the incentives that induce human behaviors, or examining issues of critical social importance, economics is a stimulating, broad-based field with wide-ranging employment opportunities. Students are required to complete courses in accounting, computer information systems, management, and marketing. This extensive training makes it possible for our graduates to target a wide variety of employment opportunities or continue their education in graduate school. About the Faculty Economics classes at UCM are taught by dynamic, experienced, and nationally recognized faculty members who provide personalized attention for each student. These faculty members bring diverse training and work experiences to the classroom and are actively engaged in economic research. This research, which includes environmental aid, labor market analysis, valuation of sports teams and investigations of statistical methodologies, along with involvement in professional organizations, places the faculty at the forefront of their respective fields. Student Involvement Students pursuing an economics degree have access to a variety of campus organizations and events. The Department of Economics, Finance, and Marketing sponsors the Economics Club which promotes social interaction between students and faculty. In addition to on-campus activities, students are encouraged to complete an internship in economics in order to gain greater practical skills and insight during the completion of the undergraduate degree. Special Facilities The department's offices are housed in the Dockery Building. Classrooms, however, are located in the state-of-the-art Ward Edwards Building, which includes a large computer lab, group computer rooms, group and individual study rooms, student organization offices, and common areas for students. Classrooms are equipped with up-to-date computer hardware and software. Placement Training in economics will give you practical skills and many career choices. An economics degree or background is ideal for students planning for careers in the following areas: research analysts for private corporations such as banks, financial service institutions, and insurance companies; consultants for management, data processing, and health care firms; and analysts for government agencies at the federal, state, and local levels. Studies show that the average compensation for graduates holding an economics degree is higher than all other undergraduate fields except engineering. UCM's Office of Career Services assists students in finding employment throughout the academic year. Recent graduates have landed a variety of positions in diverse settings including: Ph.D. programs and law schools, the Central Intelligence Agency, managerial consultants, financial brokers, and analysts for the state of Missouri. Scholarships & Financial Aid UCM's Student Financial Services Office offers nearly $7 million in merit-based scholarships each year to students who demonstrate academic excellence, leadership, special talents, or potential in a specific field of study. The primary mission of the office is to help students and their families identify and apply for appropriate financial resources to help pay the educational and living expenses they'll incur to attend UCM. [-]

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 in Economics, Politics, and Social Thought

Bard College Berlin
Campus Full time 8 semesters October 2017 Germany Berlin

he BA degree in Economics, Politics, and Social Thought provides disciplinary training in economics and politics within the framework of a core program in intellectual history that encourages the thoughtful and culturally well informed application of social-scientific methodology and principle. All students receive a foundational training in the basic tools of economic analysis and modeling, as well as an introduction to political theory and social and historical studies. [+]

The BA degree in Economics, Politics, and Social Thought provides disciplinary training in economics and politics within the framework of a core program in intellectual history that encourages the thoughtful and culturally well informed application of social-scientific methodology and principle. All students receive a foundational training in the basic tools of economic analysis and modeling, as well as an introduction to political theory and social and historical studies. At the advanced level, students choose a specialization in either economics or politics, and complete modules on comparative global issues, access to choice and decision making, and on key ideas, movements, methods, and challenges in each field. Throughout the degree, emphasis is placed on refining writing and developing mathematical and analytical skills. Regular assignment work for seminar classes is designed to ensure that students progress toward successful independent research, reflected in the BA thesis in the fourth year. Additional advantages and opportunities conferred by the BA program include an internship course and placement network, language study in German from beginner to advanced level, a wide range of electives in literature, philosophy, the practising arts. Study abroad is possible at Bard’s other campuses, and through ERASMUS, and international partner agreements with universities in Brazil and Hong Kong. Degree Requirements and Structure [-]

Bachelor – Accounting

Stamford International University
Campus Full time June 2017 Thailand Bangkok

According to Deloitte there is strong demand for Accountants in ASEAN and around the world. Studying Accounting can help prepare you for other designations such as CPA, ACCA, CFA, and CIMA. A career in Accounting can take you to the top of any organization. [+]

Bachelors in Economics and Administration. According to Deloitte there is strong demand for Accountants in ASEAN and around the world. Studying Accounting can help prepare you for other designations such as CPA, ACCA, CFA, and CIMA. A career in Accounting can take you to the top of any organization. Students enrolling in an Accounting program will learn Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, Budgeting, Audit, Taxation, and be able to communicate complex ideas concisely. The Accounting program provides the hard skills Accountants need and the soft skills that will set you apart from others. Stamford’s Accounting Program is one of only a few Bilingual and International Accounting Programs in all of Thailand. It offers job-ready skills and uses state of the art technology to deliver the program. The staff are well qualified with the majority holding an MBA and CPA designation or other professional accounting designations. Many of the credits can be transferred to Professional Accounting designations. Career Opportunities A career in Accounting can take place across a wide range of industries online and offline. It is a field in high demand. Career opportunities include: CEO or President CFO Treasurer Finance Director Finance Manager Financial Controller Audit Partner [-]

BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance

Kent Business School, University of Kent
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury

The BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance degree programme at Kent Business School is specifically designed to ensure it responds to the changing needs and expectations... [+]

Location: Canterbury

The BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance degree programme at Kent Business School is specifically designed to ensure it responds to the changing needs and expectations of today’s accountancy profession, with an international perspective on business.Broaden your skills with specialist accounting teaching staff, many of whom hold professional accountancy qualifications and have experience in a wide range of management disciplines, all with an international focus. You will gain a grounded academic education with an emphasis on key skills such as numeracy, oral and written communication, group work and computing. We offer the opportunity to spend a year on work placement, or to combine accounting with related subjects. Our supportive and flexible approach to teaching gives you the confidence and skills you need to follow the path that most interests you.You have the option of taking the BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance degree with a year in industry on a professional work placement, which is a great way to develop and equip you with employability skills. We have an excellent record of graduate employment with our graduates moving into a whole range of careers including professional training in public practice (chartered accountancy) or in industry, commerce or the public sector, or financial services or general management.... [-]


Bachelor in Finance and Banking

Universitatea De Vest Din Timisoara
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Romania Timisoara

The Finance and Banking Bachelor Programme taught in English provides a competitive advantage for graduates who want to pursue a solid career in the finances and banking sector. [+]

Bachelors in Economics and Administration. The Finance and Banking Bachelor Programme taught in English provides a competitive advantage for graduates who want to pursue a solid career in the finances and banking sector. Further education cycles for this program enable the development of a complex culture in finance, a comprehensive economic vision and acquire economic rationality as a whole. [-]

Bachelor in Administration and Management

Universidad Panamericana Campus Guadalajara
Campus Full time July 2017 Mexico Guadalajara

The Bachelor's program in Administration and Management is a professional program designed to improve society, generating resources and wealth through corporate goverance and management, or through Family Business Management. The program aims to foster entrepreneurship, preparing future business leaders with the particular humanistic and business formation which characterizes Universidad Panamericana. [+]

The Bachelor's program in Administration and Management is a professional program designed to improve society, generating resources and wealth through corporate goverance and management, or through Family Business Management. The program aims to foster entrepreneurship, preparing future business leaders with the particular humanistic and business formation which characterizes Universidad Panamericana. PERFIL DE INGRESO Students who are interested in preparing to be Managers and want to potentiate their strategic vision and technical capabilities through managerial work and involvement in organization development. Business focus to choose from: Corporate Are you interested in learning about the different factors involved in efficient business management? Would you like to learn the correct tools for delegating responsibility? Are you looking for quality managerial development? Are you interested in developing knowledge and skills in management, corporate governance, and strategy? Family Business Do you want to be able to identify the variables which emerge in the present and future of a family business? Are you looking to grow and consolidate a Family Business? Do you want to acquire the tools needed for managerial succession of a Family Business? PERFIL DE EGRESO Vision: Create and or develop new business opportunities. Knowledge Identify business opportunities, develop and implement them within a business Start up new projects for a new business or within and established business Understand the guidelines that set the course of the financial and economic activities of a company Skills Business Leadership Decision making: Analyze all aspects High capacity for communication and negotiation Strong interpersonal and social skills Attitudes Innovation Ethical commitment Spirit of service According to the profile, you will also acquire the following: Corporate Create companies Be a protagonist and a change agent in the organization where you work Positions: Management or senior executive levels Business: Local, national, multinational and international Hold a strategic and holistic view of the most important areas of administration Family Business Create, give continuity to, or develop family businesses Make a positive influence on society by generating greater economic value with an international perspective Have the tools to carry out a succession plan for a family business VINCULACIÓN Our students have participated in internship programs in companies such as: Grupo Aeropuertario del Pacífico (GAP), KDM Logistics, Deloitte, Consultores de Negocios SC, among others. There is also the possibility of carrying out internship programs or service learning within a family business, with approval from the program coordinator. CAMPO LABORAL Administration and Management prepares students to carry out business strategy and participate in decisions which will define the future of the family or own business, independently of the position occupied within the organization. The work field can be divided in two areas: Board of Shareholder: a) Graduates can become members of a Board of Directors and Shareholders, where they will have the ability to take decisions to satisfy all parties. b) Likewise, graduates can work as Board members in a family business, in their own business, or in another company. They will be prepared in areas such as corporate governance, or strategic planning, seeking to develop the correct vision for the company. Executive Presidency: A second field of work would be as a CEO, where graduates can take on a more active role, not only in the creation of strategies, but also in their implementation, with a critical view. The program is flexible, depending on the graduate; he or she can opt for other fields of work or areas of involvement. [-]

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. [+]

Bachelors in Economics and Administration. 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. [-]