What will I learn?

**Reasons to choose Kingston**– 100 per cent of students from this course are in employment or further study six months after graduating (DLHE 2016/17).– You’ll study both mainstream and heterodox schools of thought. This will give you a wide perspective of how economics works.– After your first year, you’ll have the flexibility to switch to Financial or Business Economics or remain on the pure Economics programme.**This course is offered with a Foundation Year in Social Sciences**This foundation year is taught at the University giving you a taste of academic life in a supportive environment.The year gives you the academic and technical preparation for undergraduate study in a wide range of social sciences subjects. Lectures, labs and tutorials will give you a broad understanding across subjects including economics, criminology, politics, sociology and psychology.**About this course**How does economics affect society, institutions and government? How does it help us understand realworld issues and solve problems?This course offers you a broad understanding of economics, looking at the subject from a range of perspectives and schools of thought. It will challenge your intellect and develop your problem-solving skills.You’ll gain skills in data analysis, using industrystandard IT facilities. With well-rounded, independent and critical thinking skills, you’ll be highly valued by employers.

Which department am I in?

Department of Economics

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
Information not available
Start date

September 2022


Main Site

Yorkon Building,

Kingston University Kingston upon Thames,


KT2 7LB, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

A Levels to include a Science subject with grade C or above e.g. Chemistry, Biology, Nutrition and Food Science, Food Technology, Food Studies, Home Economics (Food, Nutrition and Health), Psychology and Physical Education. We also count Extended Project towards your total UCAS points. General Studies not accepted

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.