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Economics and Econometrics

  • UCAS code L142
  • Option 4 years full time
  • Year of entry 2021

This programme is currently under development and may be subject to change

The course

Studying Economics and Econometrics at Royal Holloway means that you will learn from internationally renowned experts in the field at one of the UK’s top ten teaching and research departments. Economics is one of the most influential and liveliest disciplines in today's world, affecting the lives and fortunes of everyone on the planet.

This four-year integrated degree course is aimed at ambitious individuals and offers a complete education in the theories and methods of economics, with a strong focus on analytical methods. You’ll cover the core material that a graduate Economist would be expected to know and you will develop your knowledge and skills to a more advanced level. You will also develop your econometrics skills so that you can analyse all type of data, equipping you for any career requiring strong data analysis and analytical report writing skills.

Your first years will see you learning all the basics of economics, econometrics, statistics and mathematics whilst you will have a number of choices later on. During the first three years you will have short employability modules to ensure you are highly employable and during your third year you can specialise to suit your interests with a vast number of optional modules on offer. Your fourth year is where you will bring all your knowledge together and hone your skills and knowledge during your time researching and writing your dissertation.

You will be taught in small groups and will have access to facilities such as our Experimental Economics laboratory.

The knowledge and transferable skills gained will lead to excellent career prospects in public and private management, financial institutions and government as well as further education. 

  • Integrated Master’s degree which provides you with an in depth understanding of economic theory and its applications
  • Relevant analytical methods applying advanced mathematical and statistical techniques
  • Learn from internationally renowned experts at one of the UK’s top ten teaching and research departments

of our Economics graduates are employed or go on to further study within six months of graduating

Source: DLHE, 2018

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