Enhance the study of international business with a solid grounding in the economic theory that explains business behaviour.
You’ll develop knowledge of microeconomic principles relating to the theories of firms and consumers, and macroeconomic principles underpinning national and international economies.
You also learn about managerial economics and human resources. You have the chance to do research, expanding your employment opportunities in business and the financial sector.
How will I study?
The course has a central emphasis on business. You benefit from the global reputation for international economics research and teaching at Sussex. The course comprises eight modules and a Business Economics Research Project.
You are assessed through: -Unseen examinations -Essays -A research project
Our aim is to ensure that every student who wants to study with us is able to despite financial barriers, so that we continue to attract talented and unique individuals.
Chancellor's International Scholarship (2017) -25 scholarships of a 50% tuition fee waiver -Application deadline: 1 May 2017
ESRC 1+3 and +3 Scholarships (2017) -A number of ESRC-funded standalone PhD and PhD with Masters scholarships across the social sciences. -Application deadline: 30 January 2017
HESPAL Scholarship (Higher Education Scholarships Scheme for the Palestinian Territories) (2017) -Two full fee waivers in conjuction with maintenance support from the British Council -Application deadline: 1 January 2017
USA Friends Scholarships (2017) -A scholarship of an amount equivalent to $10,000 for nationals or residents of the USA on a one year taught Masters degree course -Application deadline: 3 April 2017
This course is for you if you wish to pursue a management career in international business or the financial sector, and take up such roles as business or financial analyst.