Studying Economics at University

Economics is a popular choice at university either on its own or as part of a combined degree.

Below are answers to some FAQs regarding applying to study economics at university.

Why study economics?

Economics is a fantastic subject that allows you to develop a deeper understanding of the world around you. Many jobs require at least a base understanding of economic concepts and for others, such as finance, it is vital.

Economics is an excellent discipline to pair with another subject in a combined honours degree. Popular combinations include politics, international relations, mathematics, a language or PPE (philosophy, politics and economics).

Applying to study an economics related degree varies depending on where you are applying. Some country specific information can be found below.

Applying to British universities?

Here is an excellent blog post about applying to study economics at a British university.