Bachelor of Science degree from Queen Margaret University.
ΒSc (Hons) Economics for Business
REASONS FOR CHOOSING THIS PROGRAMME
Degree from a top International University
The only College in Greece that is a member of the European Business Ethics Network (EBEN)
Ability to study entirely in Greek.
Acquisition of professional experience in major Greek companies in the 2nd year of studies.
Participation in seminars held by renowned executives of major companies.
Training in simulation software for the establishment and operation of a virtual business.
Opportunity to learn English terminology as part of the studies.
The BSc (Hons) Economics for Business studies at the Metropolitan College introduces students to a modern business environment full of opportunities and challenges, enabling them to comprehend and deepen their knowledge regarding the methodologies, theory and practical applications of the Economics Science.
The curriculum covers the entire spectrum of the science of Economics and its applications, such as microeconomics, macroeconomics, financial markets, accounting, monetary policy, business development, financial growth, international economics, business strategy. For this reason, it functions as the incubator of financial executives who are able to successfully meet the requirements of many different jobs within the company and to advance to high-ranking managerial positions.
Teaching takes place with a constant focus on supporting students during their studies and it is enriched with tutorials, specialised seminars, student essays and the undertaking of specific projects in collaboration with private companies.
MODULES PER YEAR
- Study Skills for Business Students
- Business English I
- Business Analysis
- Contemporary Business Environment
- Business Economics
- Theory and practice of Finance and Accounting
- Understanding Management in Organizations
- Principles of Political Economy
- Business English II
- Human Resource Management
- Financial Planning and Control
- Operations Management
- Applied Microeconomics
- Applied Macroeconomics
- Work-based learning
- International Trade and Investment
- Innovation, entrepreneurship and start-ups
- Banking and Money
- Business Research Methods
- Political Economy in a Global Context
- Portfolio Management
- Management Insight and Consultancy
- Contemporary Issues in Economic Science
- Sustainability and Economic Development
- Honours Dissertation
LEARN MORE ABOUT THE PROGRAMME
The BSc (Hons) Economics for Business programme offers the necessary qualifications to those who wish to advance professionally in the field of Economics. Graduates of this course can pursue careers in multinational companies, banks, international organisations as well as organisations in the public and private sectors, as:
- finance managers
- financial advisers
- economic or financial analysts
Furthermore, they can work as freelancers, by establishing and developing their own business or they can continue their studies in postgraduate university programs in Greece and abroad.
This programme is aimed at graduates of secondary education who wish to advance professionally in the field of Economics.