Business with Economics BA (Hons)


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Please note that the last intake to the first year of this course was in the academic year beginning in September 2015.  The course has since been revalidated, and if you are interested in starting the first year in 2016/17 or later please follow this link to the latest version.




However, we are still considering applications for from suitably qualified applicants who may want to begin their studies in the second year.  Please contact Admissions for advice.

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Economics is at the heart of many challenges and opportunities the world faces today. In this course you will explore global issues and the micro-economic fundamentals that affect today’s businesses in dynamic and often hyper-competitive environments.

By studying a ‘Business with’ course you will also be introduced to a broad range of business fundamentals by academics that are specialists in their field, providing you with the opportunity to explore organisational practice in addition to economic theory.

The course offers the flexibility of a paid placement year with the potential to join a number of top graduate employers such as GlaxoSmithKline, Airbus and Hewlett Packard. You will also have the opportunity to study overseas.

This highly applied course will prepare you for a successful career in banking, business analysis, strategy and many other areas.

Business economists are in high demand from organisations who need experts to analyse data and trends to support strategic decision making.

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Level of Study Undergraduate

Mode of Study 3 years full-time or 4 years sandwich

Department Newcastle Business School

Location Law and NBS Building, City Campus East

City Newcastle

Start September 2016

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