Economics BSc (Hons)

Aberystwyth University

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( 4.4) 1937 reviews


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UCAS CODE L100
If you are interested in the wide range of economic issues impacting on every-day life including the creation of employment, inflationary pressures, international trade issues, the process of business competition, innovation and growth, the development of third world countries, protection of natural resources and government policy-making, then our Economics degree is for you. With a wide range of modules to choose from you can develop and hone your interests. Research-led teaching and excellent... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2018 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
5th / 126
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
65th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
66th

Start date and duration

Start date
23-SEP-19
Full Time
3 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 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Economics graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Economics graduate salary
£24,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, February 2019

Entry requirements
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A level
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£9,000 per year
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Aberystwyth University
CompUniGuide ranking
65th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.4)
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Aberystwyth University (Prifysgol Aberystwyth) is located on the beautiful coast of mid Wales, surrounded by breath-taking scenery of rolling hills and sea. The university, part of the local town affectionately known as “Aber”, forms a vibrant cosmopolitan cultural hub and is the safest place in Wales and amongst the safest in the UK to study (The Complete University Guide 2016). Aberystwyth University won Gold in the Postgraduate category in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2018 and for the second year running Aberystwyth also picked up a silver award in the International category. They also placed 5th in the University of the Year category. Students love its location and social life, while it’s internationally renowned for the quality of its teaching and research.

Where you'll study

Aberystwyth University

Penglais Campus
Penglais Road
Aberystwyth
Ceredigion
SY23 3DD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Aberystwyth  0.4 miles away

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