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Economics & Finance BA (Hons)

Leeds Beckett University

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Course info

UCAS CODE 3W2Q
From global events such as credit crunches to the closure of our favourite high street stores, explore the impact finance and the economy have on the world around you.As part of your course you’ll:- Develop valuable analytical skills in finance and economics that will prepare you for the workplace- Discover how financial decisions made by individuals and businesses affect consumers, workers, industry, commerce and government- Gain a thorough understanding of financial markets and the structure ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | City CampusC | 3 Years | 18-SEP-23

Key stats

Uni rankings

Accounting & Finance
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
7th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
106th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
70th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
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, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Economics graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Economics graduate salary
£22,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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UCAS Tariff
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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
72%
Business Studies
40%
Mathematics
33%
Geography
16%
Psychology
15%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,000 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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How Economics students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 16 reviews

5 star 26%
4 star 62%
3 star 12%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,302 reviews

5 star 32%
4 star 52%
3 star 14%
2 star 2%
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Leeds Beckett University
CUG ranking
106th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
A university that’s bursting with life, and a city with something for everyone - it’s no secret why so many people choose to study at Leeds Beckett University every year. A world-class degree, combined with an unforgettable university experience; many students enjoy it so much they decide to stay in Leeds after graduation. Leeds Beckett offers a broad range of undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes in many different subject areas ranging from academic to vocational courses. The university is proud of the high-quality teaching they provide to their students. Their graduate employment rate of 89 per cent is testimony to the relevance of their curriculum to industry, and the level of job preparation which students gain from the courses. The city of Leeds is alive with music, art, theatre and a busy timetable of cultural activities.

Where you'll study

Leeds Beckett University

City Centre Campus Leeds
LS1 3HE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.4 miles away

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