Why Study BA (Hons) Economics and Finance?
An Economics degree encompasses a lot of how society works; how groups of us live, move, invest and spend and being able to track that is a valuable skill. Not only is it transferrable to other job sectors; marketing, social media, finance and politics but a degree like this is highly respected among these jobs too.
Economics and Finance further specialises into the base economic knowledge giving you the specific practical knowledge to track financial patterns or calculate risk. This course would be ideal for those with an eye for analytical detail and who love to work with numbers.
The addition of an Economics and Finance degree to your experiential arsenal provides opportunities for a variety of senior and influential professions. These include:
- Investment Banking
- Financial risk analysis
- Business development management
The opportunity for work experience and studying abroad are also invaluable for those looking to endeavour in a career in Economics and Finance, allowing you to gain real practical experience as well as mix with individuals who can advise and guide you to the best career prospects.