Royal Holloway, University of London

Course Introduction

Obtain a critical grasp of core theory along with a thorough knowledge of accounting and finance. Develop a creative approach to problem solving and be able to apply your knowledge. Learn how to provide direction, assess progress, and adapt your approach to changing circumstances. Develop an ability to evaluate business problems and contribute to the success of organisations. Gain a broad spectrum of transferable skills that can be applied in the workplace. Enjoy excellent employment prospects in many areas, including accounting, banking, consultancy, finance and general management.

Course Modules

Year 1: principles of economics; quantitative methods; international business; markets and consumption; accounting; organisational studies. Year 2: microeconomics; macroeconomics; managerial accounting; financial management. Year 3: economics of warfare; experimental economics; game theory; political economy; topics in finance; development and economic history; economics of life; econometrics; financial econometrics; origins of financial crises; environmental economics; industrial economics; economics of inequality; dissertation unit.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £15,200  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • International Baccalaureate 32
  • GCE A-level ABB
  • SQA Advanced Higher AB
  • Course specific
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma D*
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma DD
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma DDD
  • SQA Higher AABBB