BSc (Hons)

Key facts

Start dates

September 2023 / September 2024

Course length

Full time: 3 Years, or 4 if a work placement is chosen

Part time: Up to 8 years




Oxford Brookes Business School


BSc (Hons) Economics is an exciting new programme that will equip you with the practical skills and knowledge required to thrive as an applied economist in a variety of topical contexts. The programme will focus on applying theoretical economics models to a variety of relevant topical issues such as:

  • financial markets and crises
  • sustainability
  • the environment
  • entrepreneurship
  • innovation.

While you transition through the degree, you will be exposed to a range of experiences that will shape you into a graduate who is connected, engaged with society and resilient enough to adapt seamlessly in an age of disruption. You will benefit from deep and active learning that will equip you to be confident and creative in seeking innovative solutions to some of the biggest issues that face our society, such as:

  • poverty
  • inequality,
  • financial instability
  • sustainable development
  • climate change
  • technological innovation
  • entrepreneurship.

Specific entry requirements

GCSE: English (grade C/4 or above), Mathematics (grade C/4 or above)