Kingston University London

Course Introduction

**Reasons to choose Kingston**

- This course offers you the option to study abroad at one of our partner universities.

- In preparation for your future career, throughout the course, you’ll develop core skills valued by employers.

- This course gives you flexibility so, after the first year, you’ll be able to switch to pure Economics or Financial Economics, or remain on this Business Economics programme.

**About this course**

This course has a very distinct, pluralist approach, examining a wide variety of economic thoughts and theories. You’ll study a range of approaches to understand the aims, methods and outcomes of production and businesses. Your studies will take into account the limitations as well as the possibilities of markets.

You’ll be able to specialise in understanding how businesses operate. This includes the nature of competition, the role of the firm in contemporary capitalism, strategic decision making in various market structures and the economic analysis of organisational structures.

This degree will develop your analytical, numerical, and problem solving skills. These are highly valued by employers in both the public and private sectors.

Course Modules

Examples of modules:

Year 1

- Becoming an Economist

- Capitalism

- Economic Policy and Principles

- Economics Quantitatively Treated 1

Year 2

- Competition and the Firm

- Economics Quantitatively Treated 2

- Macroeconomics

- Microeconomics

Year 3 (Core)

- Economics of Organisations and Strategy

- Working as an Economist

Year 3 (Optional)

- Advanced Economic Policy and Principles

- Development Economics

- International Trade and Finance

- Econometrics

- Mathematical Economics

- Money, Banking and Financial Economics

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 European Fees