Economics and Business Economics

Radboud Universiteit

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Deze opleiding

!Deze opleiding communiceert alleen in het Engels.
We tonen daarom de Engelstalige opleidingsinformatie.
The emphasis of this English-taught programme lies on economic issues and how to analyze, explain and solve them. The programme also incorporates important business perspectives.

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locatieNijmegen
diplomaBSc
typeregulier, 180 EC
start1 september
taalvolledig English
opleidingsduur3 jaar voltijd
accreditatiesNVAO
croho-code50950
numerus fixusnee
honoursnee
Are you interested in financial management, exchange rates and the world economy? If so, then Economics and Business Economics might be the right programme for you. You will learn to analyse the financial choices and decisions that have to be made constantly by businesses, from family businesses to multinationals. You will examine the risks and national and international rules that organisations have to work within as well as how to best deal with uncertainties like fluctuating interest rates and competition. This programme suits people who like to analyse numbers and have a broad interest in the financial system and how this influences organisations.
International Economics & Business - Radboud University Nijmegen

Waarom aan de Radboud Universiteit?

"You want to develop a broad perspective on economics problems
You want to be trained to become a business economist with critical and analytical skills
You want to learn how to think of solid solutions to financial problems
You want personal approach to education and small-scale teaching"

Studieprogramma

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1e jaar The first year of your studies will be an introduction to the programme. You will learn economic techniques and get acquainted with economics research. At the end, you will conduct your own research project with fellow students, in which you combine the theoretical knowledge of the first year with practical insights.
periode
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Methods of Research and Intervention
6 EC
Introduction to Economics and Business (Economics and Business Economics)
6 EC
Academic Skills (Economics and Business Economics)
6 EC
Statistics
6 EC
Macroeconomics
6 EC
Mathematics in Economics and Business
6 EC
International Business Ethics
6 EC
Econometrics and Integration: Money, Banking and Financial Markets
6 EC
Microeconomics
6 EC
Accounting
6 EC
2e jaar After the first year of Economics and Business Economics, you can choose four specialisations to continue your studies in the second and third year. These specialisations are Business Economics, Financial Economics, International Economics and Business, and International Economics and Policy. For more information about courses, please visit http://www.ru.nl/bachelors/economics.
3e jaar During the first semester of the third year, you have the option to study abroad at a partner university; in the International Economics and Business specialisation, this is obligatory. You can also spend the semester abroad to do a research internship. In the second semester, depending on your specialisation, you will take a mix of compulsory and elective courses. You will complete your third year with a bachelor thesis. For details, please visit www.ru.nl/bachelors/economics.

specialisaties

specialisatie Business Economics

In this specialisation, you will be trained in accounting and corporate finance. The specialisation can be related to the professional fields of accountancy, control and financial management.

During the specialisation Business Economics, you will be provided with the skills and knowledge that is needed to become an expert in corporate financial management. You will be trained in accounting and corporate finance. The specialisation can be related to the professional fields of accountant, controller and financial managers. In addition, you will be trained in strategy and marketing. You will have to learn bits and pieces of these fields to be able to cooperate successfully with project managers and other professionals during your career.

Although a specialisation with the same name is being offered in the Bachelor's programme in Business Administration, some courses of that specialisation differ from this one.

specialisatie Financial Economics

In this specialisation, you study the functioning of financial markets as well as the financial products sold by banks and insurers to help companies stabilise their financial situations.

Experts in trade, whether it be trade in goods, stocks or foreign currency, all studied financial economics. In this specialisation, you will study the functioning of financial markets as well as the financial products that are sold by banks and insurers to help companies stabilize the effects of financial markets on their financial situations. You will become familiar with risk management and you will be able to come up with returns-on-investments. In addition, you will study psychological factors in financial management, for example in the course 'Behavioural Finance', in which you will study the causes of financial results, and in 'Financial Regulation', in which you will study market failure and whether there is a need for regulation.

specialisatie International Economics and Business

Students are trained to become experts in policies of multinational companies. In this specialisation, you study the role of human behaviour, culture and ethics on the financial position of companies.

When studying International Economics and Business, you will be trained to become an expert in policies of multinational companies. You will study the role of human behaviour, culture and ethics on the financial position of companies. The focus will be on global markets and internationally-operating companies. During the first semester of the third year, you are required to study abroad at one of our partner universities across the globe.

Please note that you need to meet so-called 'referral criteria' to be able to continue into this specialisation. This means that you must have studied the first year of Economics and Business Economics, you must have obtained a positive Binding Study Advice and you must have obtained a combined average grade of at least 7 out of 10 for the first-year courses, 'Introduction to Economics and Business', 'Academic Skills' and 'Methods and Integration: Money, Banking and Financial Markets'.

specialisatie International Economics and Policy

Students become experts in international economic developments who analyse consumption, employment, economic growth and the effects they have to be able to advise companies and governments.

As an expert in international economic developments, you will analyse consumption, employment, economic growth and what effect this has on companies, so that companies and governments can respond adequately to the latest developments. You will study why one country's economy grows faster than that of another country and what the effects of large-scale economic events in one region are on other regions, such as the recent credit crisis. You will focus on the European integration, international economic developments and the relation between development and poverty.

specialisatie International Bachelor in Economics and Management

Do you wish to expand your horizons and take on an extra challenge during your studies? Then this dual degree programme with the University of Victoria in Canada might be what you're looking for.

In collaboration with the Peter B. Gustavson School of Business of the University of Victoria, Canada, the Nijmegen School of Management has developed a dual degree programme: International Bachelor in Economics and Management. This programme combines the best of international economics with the best of international business and it includes three (paid) internships (called 'co-ops') in Canada as an integral part of the programme. Find out more about the co-ops on the University of Victoria website.

The first two years of the programme will be spent in Nijmegen, followed by two years in Victoria. By default, the last six months will be spent in Nijmegen in order to complete the programme but options to spend this semester at other universities are also available. All courses, both at Radboud University and at the University of Victoria, equal 6 ECTS credits. After having completed the programme, you will both be awarded a Bachelor of Science in Economics (BSc) degree from Radboud University and a Bachelor of Commerce in International Business (BCom) degree from the University of Victoria.

Onderwijs

taal van onderwijs100% en
onderwijsopzet50% zelfstudie
30% theorie
20% praktijk
avondonderwijsn.v.t.
afstandsonderwijsn.v.t.
onderwijsvormen
computer exercise, group assignment, lecture, individual assignment, literature study, oral presentation, project, tutorial, self study
objectives
Economics and Business Economics in Nijmegen is characterized by paying attention to other study fields besides economics as well. We call this Economics+. It means that in Nijmegen you do not only delve into numbers and money, but also into social issues such as income inequality, causes of a crisis, the euro and other currencies, international developments and global capital markets, because in economics, culture, psychology, sociology, and ethics also play a role. Therefore, bits and pieces o
study abroad
"In order to gain international experience, you will have the option to spend six months abroad in the third year of the study programme. If you choose to study the specialisation International Economics and Business, a semester of studying abroad is even an obligatory part of the programme.

When studying abroad, you can take courses of your interest at partner universities (for example to prepare for a Master's specialisation) or you can participate in a research internship at a foreign organi
bindend studieadvies
  • minimaal 42 EC in de eerste 12 maanden

Toelating en kosten

startmomenten

1 september 2023

aanmelding deadline : 1 mei 2023
collegegeld nog niet bekend

Students with Dutch previous education can apply through Studielink, after which the Central Student Administration will handle the application. Make sure to select the study programme 'Economics and Business Economics (English)' in Studielink.
Details regarding the application and enrolment procedure for students with non-Dutch previous education can be found at www.ru.nl/bachelors/economics/application/.
Please apply before 1 May to benefit from the 'Matching' activities (Studiekeuzecheck).
toelaatbare profielen
vwo N&Ttoelaatbaar
vwo N&Gtoelaatbaar
vwo E&Mtoelaatbaar
vwo C&Mwiskunde A of wiskunde BIf you have not completed VWO with Mathematics A or B, you are conditionally admissible and need to do a CCVX test or Boswell-Bèta test in VWO Mathematics A or B
MBO niveau 4toelaatbaar
hbo-pPropaedeutics diploma from a university of applied sciences (HBO-p): allowed if you have completed VWO Mathematics A or B with a satisfactory mark. An English language certificate is not required when the first year at the university of applied sciences has been completely in English.
If you have not completed VWO with Mathematics A or B, you can take a CCVX test or Boswell-Bèta test in VWO Mathematics A or B.
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estimated monthly costs

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315kamerhuur in Nijmegenrond het landelijk gemiddelde
22internet+tv
152boodschappen/kostgeld
32telefoon
117verzekeringen
172collegegeldop basis van € 2060 per jaar
80studieboeken en -spullen
29drinken/snoep/snacks
77uiterlijkkleding, kapper, schoenen
30contributies/abonnementen
132vrije tijdstappen, uit eten, vakantie
42vervoernaast de OV-kaart
45overig

€ 1183totale maandelijkse uitgaven landelijk gemiddelde is € 1181
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584 studenten volgen deze opleiding
29% daarvan is vrouw
166 eerstejaars gestart in 2017
30% daarvan is vrouw
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57% daarvan is vrouw
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? uur contacttijd/week
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40% Engelstalig
3/10 Erasmus
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242 eerstejaars
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104 eerstejaars
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Our Bachelor's programme in Economics and Business Economics provides an extensive educational programme. Graduates of this track often find employment all over the world, in fields varying from financial institutions and the business world to non-profit organisations and governments.

Beroepsperspectief / arbeidsmarkt

"Our Bachelor's programme in Economics and Business Economics provides an extensive educational programme. Graduates of this track often find employment all over the world, in fields varying from financial institutions and the business world to non-profit organisations and governments.

Graduates are well-qualified for filling managerial positions in the international business world, at consultancies, and in governments. Many graduates combine consultancy and research tasks into one career. One
current job market
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75%kans op een baan op niveau
58%spreekt van "goede aansluiting arbeidsmarkt"
76%is tevreden over de studiekeuze

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Contact

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