Master the skills and knowledge to pursue a career in finance or economics

Bachelor of Science in Economics and Finance

Bachelor of Science in Economics and Finance

Learn how economic decisions affect us as individuals and society as a whole. This Economics and Finance course combines studying economics with analysing financial markets and institutions. You'll gain the skills and knowledge to pursue a career in finance or economics.

Course Code

Course Code

JPT (N/314/6/0061)
01/27 MQA/PA 15224

Intake

Intake

September

Delivery Model

Delivery Model

Full time in Malaysia

Economics and Finance

Why Study this Course

Economics and Finance

Course Structure

Year 1 modules will introduce you to macroeconomics, microeconomics, management, statistics for economics as well as related areas of economics and finance

In year two, the compulsory modules will introduce you to financial markets and how they work. You'll also deepen your understanding of microeconomics and macroeconomics.

In your final year, you will undertake independent research and produce a dissertation on a related topic of your choice.

Typical Course Content

Typical Course Content

  • Introduction to Management 
  • Introduction to Accounting and Finance 
  • Mathematics for Economics Foundations of Microeconomics OR Principles of Microeconomics 
  • Financial Accounting I
  • Economics with Data 
  • Principles of Macroeconomics 
  • Statistics for Economics 
  • Economics Skills and Employability I
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics 
  • Intermediate Microeconomics 
  • Introduction to Econometrics 
  • Applied Econometrics 
  • ECON Dissertation: Prelim Info 
  • Econometrics with Big Data 
  • Portfolio Theory and Financial Markets 
  • Economics Skills and Employability II

Optional Modules

  • Financial Accounting II
  • Financial Management 
  • Development Economics 
  • Dynamic Macroeconomics 
  • Games 
  • Principles of Audit and Taxation
  • Principles of Finance 
  • Empirical Finance 
  • Dissertation, OR Dissertation : Literature Review and Dissertation : Research Project / Dissertation : Research Topics 
  • Economics Skills and Employability III
  • Alternative Investments and/or Behavioural Finance
  • Futures and Options and/or International Banking

Optional Modules

  • Financial Analysis, Information and Markets 
  • Labour Economics 
  • International Trade 
  • International Macroeconomics
  • Risk Management 

Fee and Scholarships

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Entry Requirements

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career-opportunities

Career Opportunities

University of Southampton degrees are highly valued by employers. Studying with us will equip you with the skills to operate globally.

  • Accountant
  • Actuary
  • Economist
  • Financial Advisor
  • Investment Analyst
  • Statistician
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