BSc Business Economics
Course start: Induction from October 2013; EU and International student orientation from September 2013
The BSc Honours Business Economics degree will help you gain in-depth knowledge of economic principles that are relevant to business and finance, offering an excellent set of skills for when you graduate. As well as covering fundamental concepts of economics you will learn to apply these to the world of business, finance, banking and government policy-making. The BSc Honours Business Economics degree prepares you for decision-making roles in the financial system and also for more general management careers and accountancy. As we are based in London, you have access to the world's top employers in the financial sector for both work placements and graduate jobs. We encourage you to take an optional work placement in a relevant economics role that will enhance your job prospects when you graduate. A work placement means you have a year's relevant work experience on graduation and an employer's reference that can prove an advantage in the graduate job market. Our graduates have gone on to work for big oil companies, banks, merchant banks, Bank of England, The Treasury, The Home Office, the GLA's Economic Unit, Reuters, Xerox, Glaxo, Motorola and NHS Trusts.
• Develop an essential understanding of factors affecting the world economy and global business
• As we are based in London, you have access to the world's top employers in the financial sector for both work placements and graduate jobs
• Our teaching is designed to combine academic rigor with practical relevance
• Take an optional work placement in a relevant economic role that will enhance your job prospects when you graduate. A work placement means you have a year's relevant work experience on graduation and an employer's reference that can prove an advantage in the graduate job market
UK/EU students is £9,000. International students is £10,400.
We normally make offers of 240 UCAS tariff points, plus GCSE Maths and English Language at grade C. BTEC National Diploma/International Baccalaureate/Advanced & Progression Diplomas at equivalent tariff. Access to HE - Pass. Applications from candidates without formal qualifications are welcomed.
International entry requirements
We accept the equivalent of the above from a recognized overseas qualification
English language requirements
You must have competence in English language and we normally require Grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification. The most common English Language requirements for international students are IELTS 6.0 (with minimum 5.5 in all four components) or TOEFL internet based 72 (with at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading).
Middlesex also offers an Intensive Academic English course (Pre-Sessional) that ranges from 5-17 weeks depending on your level of English. Successful completion of this course would meet English language entry requirements.
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