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DN670
Economics and Finance

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

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If you have a strong interest or ability in economics, maths and statistics, this degree provides everything you need for a future career in the areas of financial economics, banking and finance. Recognised as one of the premier degrees in Ireland and internationally in these areas, it equips students with outstanding expertise in quantitative methods, analytical skills and a rigorous preparation in economics and finance.

The competence in quantitative methods and analytical skills that the programme develops are precious on their own in many careers and provide the essential background for learning Economics & Finance.

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This highly regarded degree offers you exceptionally good prospects in banking and financial services. Other possible areas for future employment or study are:

  • Analytics or risk analysis
  • Stock brokering
  • Fund management
  • Investment banking
  • Insurance
  • Corporate finance
  • Economics

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Our one-year paid Internship Programme places successful applicants with leading national or international companies.



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