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Economics and Econometrics

BSc (Econ)
  • UCAS code L140
  • Option 3 years full time
  • Year of entry 2021

The course

Studying Economics and Econometrics at Royal Holloway means that you will learn from internationally renowned experts at one of the UK’s top ten teaching and research centres.

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 course offers rigorous training in theoretical and applied economics and will equip you with the mathematical skills needed to fully understand economics theoretical models.

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 skills.

Our balanced approach to research and teaching guarantees high-quality teaching from subject leaders, cutting-edge materials and intellectually challenging debates. Our courses follow a coherent and developmental structure which we combined with an effective and flexible approach to study.

Our flexible degree programmes enable you to apply to take a Placement Year, which can be spent studying abroad, working or carrying out voluntary work. You can even do all three if you want to (minimum of three months each)! To recognise the importance of this additional skills development and university experience, your Placement Year will be formally recognised on your degree certificate and will contribute to your overall result. Please note conditions may apply if your degree already includes an integrated year out, please contact the Careers & Employability Service for more information. Find out more

  • Study economic models and their mathematical foundations.
  • Cover in-depth econometrics methods.
  • Develop advanced data analytical skills and relate findings to economics models.
  • Opportunity to undertake a placement year in business.
Top 10

UK Economics department

Source: THE, REF institutions ranked by subject, 2014


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

Source: DLHE, 2018

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