Economics and Finance BSc (Hons)

University of Leeds

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UCAS CODE LN13
This course combines study in economics with practical knowledge of finance, financial markets, and institutions. At Leeds, you’ll study in one of the largest city regions for financial and business services in England, which offers a range of opportunities to gain relevant work experience.You’ll cover the core concepts and techniques of each subject, gaining an understanding of microeconomics, macroeconomics, corporate finance and accounting.While exploring the intersection between economics ... READ MORE

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Full time with year in industry | Main Site | 4 Years | 27-SEP-23

Key stats

Uni rankings

Economics
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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21st / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
16th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
10th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-23
Full Time With Year In Industry
4 Years

Economics

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Economics graduate salary at this uni
£26,000
UK Economics graduate salary
£25,000

Finance

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Finance graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Finance graduate salary
£22,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2022

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Economics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Economics
78%
Mathematics
66%
History
23%
Geography
19%
Biology
13%

Finance

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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More info: Standard Fee is £9,250 (per year). Foundation year/placement fee is £1,385.

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£24,000 per year
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More info: Standard Fee is £24,000 (per year). Foundation year/placement fee is £3,450.

Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£24,000 per year
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More info: Standard Fee is £24,000 (per year). Foundation year/placement fee is £3,450.

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How Finance / Accounting (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 27 reviews

5 star 56%
4 star 37%
3 star 0%
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1 star 7%

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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,479 reviews

5 star 40%
4 star 49%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane Leeds
LS2 9JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.6 miles away

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