Economics

economics

Interested in economics, finance, business and internship? Wish to start a career in one of the most promising areas or open successful projects by yourself? Want to complete an extremely diverse degree which will be useful in any area you choose? Then Economics degree is the one choice for you!

The economy studies the consumption, production and sale of various goods and services produced by mankind. The Economics science includes theoretical and applied economics.

Economics specializations

Theoretical economics studies economic processes and phenomena using abstract categories and concepts. Econometrics is one of the branches of the theoretical economy that unites mathematics, statistics and economics and is devoted to the analysis of the interrelationships between economic values.

The applied economics deals with the substantive analysis of existing economic institutions and activities.

The list of  economic disciplines includes: accounting, audit, tax and taxation studies, macroeconomics, credit, statistics, insurance, political economy, economic history and much more. During the education period you will receive basic knowledge in these areas, and also get opportunity to focus on the discipline which is most interesting for you.

Program structure

Undergraduate degrees in Economics can be either Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science, which depends on the program emphasis and chosen university. You also can complete a non-degree study program in Economics in many institutions.

Economics is a very diverse degree. Usually students are taught some basic topics in Economics and related areas (political sciences, sociology, etc) during the first study year, and then they choose specialization and concentrate on the chosen area.

An undergraduate degree in Economics can be completed with final coursework and/or examination.

Applicants can also choose studying Economics as a part of Joint degree and combine it with other disciplines - IT, Mathematics, Law, Management and a variety of others.

Best Universities

According to the QS Top Universities Ranking by Subject, the world’s best university hosting Economics study programs is Massachussetts Institute of Technology in USA. Some information about this university, for example, entry requirements for international applicants can be found on the university’s profile on our website. The list of other world leading universities hosting Economics undergraduate and graduate study programs include Harvard University, Stanford University,  University of California  - Berkeley, London School of Economics and Political Science,Princeton University, University of Chicago, University of Oxford,  Yale University. Most of the world's best universities specializing in Economics sre located in USA and UK. Some special information about application for these (and many other) countries can be found on our website.

Oxford Brookes University logo
  • Tuition Fee:
  • Domestic students: $ 9.69k / Year
  • International students: $ 17.7k / Year
    Durham University logo
    • Tuition Fee:
    • Domestic students: $ 13.3k / Year
    • International students: $ 23.6k / Year
      University of East Anglia logo
      • Tuition Fee:
      • Domestic students: $ 10.6k / Year
      • International students: $ 14.4k / Year
        AGSB - American Graduate School of Business in Switzerland logo
        • Tuition Fee:
        • Domestic students: $ 12.6k / 1 year
        • International students: $ 15.1k / 1 year
        • Ranking:
        • 3144 StudyQA
        • Duration:
        • 3 years
          University of Otago logo
          • Tuition Fee:
          • Domestic students: $ 3.19k / Year
          • International students: $ 15.8k / Year
            Bournemouth University logo
            • Tuition Fee:
            • Domestic students: $ 10.6k / Year
            • International students: $ 14.7k / Year
              University of Essex logo
              • Tuition Fee:
              • Domestic students: $ 12.5k / Year
              • International students: $ 19.1k / Year
                University of Leeds logo
                • Tuition Fee:
                • Domestic students: $ 12.2k / Year
                • International students: $ 25.7k / Year
                  University of Essex logo
                  • Tuition Fee:
                  • Domestic students: $ 9k / Year
                  • International students: $ 12k / Year
                    University of Otago logo
                    • Tuition Fee:
                    • Domestic students: $ 3.19k / Year
                    • International students: $ 15.8k / Year
                      University of Minnesota - Crookston logo
                      • Tuition Fee:
                      • International students: $ 10k / Year
                        University of Maryland at Baltimore logo
                        • Tuition Fee:
                        • Domestic students: $ 9.43k / Year
                        • International students: $ 29.7k / Year
                          University of Edinburgh logo
                          • Tuition Fee:
                          • Domestic students: $ 33.6k / Year
                          • International students: $ 25.1k / Year
                            University of Kent at Canterbury logo
                            • Tuition Fee:
                            • Domestic students: $ 9k / Year
                            • International students: $ 12.5k / Year
                              Sheffield Hallam University logo
                              • Tuition Fee:
                              • Domestic students: $ 5.26k / Year
                              • International students: $ 12.3k / Year
                                University of Bath logo
                                • Tuition Fee:
                                • Domestic students: $ 13.3k / Year
                                • International students: $ 22k / Year
                                  University of Leicester logo
                                  • Tuition Fee:
                                  • Domestic students: $ 11.6k / Year
                                  • International students: $ 21.5k / Year
                                    University of Essex logo
                                    • Tuition Fee:
                                    • Domestic students: $ 12.1k / Year
                                    • International students: $ 19.1k / Year
                                      Nottingham Trent University logo
                                      • Tuition Fee:
                                      • Domestic students: $ 9k / Year
                                      • International students: $ 13.4k / Year
                                        Free University Amsterdam logo
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                                        • Domestic students: $ 1.99k / Year
                                        • International students: $ 13.6k / Year
                                          Durham University logo
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                                          • Domestic students: $ 13.3k / Year
                                          • International students: $ 27.4k / Year
                                            University of Southampton logo
                                            • Tuition Fee:
                                            • Domestic students: $ 10.8k / Year
                                            • International students: $ 20.1k / Year
                                              Durham University logo
                                              • Tuition Fee:
                                              • Domestic students: $ 13.3k / Year
                                              • International students: $ 23.6k / Year
                                                University of Essex logo
                                                • Tuition Fee:
                                                • Domestic students: $ 12.1k / Year
                                                • International students: $ 19.1k / Year
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                                                  Bachelor Economics programs

                                                  bachelor economics programs
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                                                  Master Economics programs

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                                                  The two-year Economics and Management MSc programme gives students an in-depth familiarity with a range of economics and...
                                                  Policy-makers are often forced to make decisions under conditions of uncertainty, but the results of these decisions may...
                                                  The two-year elite International Master of Science in Quantitative Economics (IMSQE) programme is a special programme of...
                                                  Description The undergraduate program is designed to provide a solid foundation in economics by combining economi...
                                                  The two-year Economics and Management MSc programme gives students an in-depth familiarity with a range of economics and...
                                                  Description Many economists analyze data to determine underlying relationships and trends, to predict the consequ...

                                                  PhD Economics programs

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