Economics and Finance BSc (Hons)

An Economics and Finance degree can lead to a genuine variety of careers, from investment banking and management consultancy to senior finance roles within international organisations.

The BSc Economics and Finance degree at Swansea University has an excellent reputation. It has produced high performing graduates who have been hired by the world's biggest brands such as Barclays, HSBC and PwC, and the world's most respected organisations, including major financial institutions and government bodies.

Blending core elements of economics and finance, this degree provides a comprehensive understanding of modern economics and its application within the financial industry.

The chance to concentrate on specialist areas such as corporate finance will develop your appreciation of the relationship between economic analysis and financial operations.

Over the course of your studies, consistently observing how theory impacts practice will enhance your strategic decision-making abilities.

By the time you graduate, you will be confident in the application of your knowledge, investigative and model-building skills to effectively advise different types of organisations.

BSc (Hons) Award
September Start
Full-time Study Mode
3 years Duration
L111,L1W4,L1W1 UCAS Code

Entry Requirements For This Course

A-level Qualification

Offers for programmes in the School of Management are usually within the range of 'ABB-BBB' or equivalent.

All applications are considered on an individual basis, with GCSE grades, AS Level subjects and grades, work experience, references and personal statement taken into account.

Variable offers are made dependent on subjects studied.

No A-level in Business, Economics, Maths or Accounting/Finance is required. We do not consider General Studies as an A-level subject for offer purposes. Students may combine A-levels with other qualifications below. GCSE Maths and English minimum C grade is also required.

International Baccalaureate

The School of Management will make offers to students with predicted (or achieved) IB of 32-33 or higher.

BTEC (18-unit)

The School of Management will make offers to students with predicted (or achieved) BTEC results of DDM or better.

English Language

Non-native English speakers must achieve 6.0 overall with no component less than 5.5 in IELTS or equivalent tests.

For students who fall short of only the English language requirement we offer a range of pre-sessional training programmes that you may take before starting your degree programme.

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