Economics & Finance

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Economics & Finance
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code DN670
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 3 Years (4 years with optional Internship)
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Leaving Cert Subject Entry Requirements
H4 in Mathematics
O6/H7 in English, Irish, a third language, and two other recognised subjects
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Irish Leaving Certificate

Minimum entry requirements
– To matriculate on the results of the Leaving Certificate, a student must present at least six recognised subjects selected according to course requirements (see Entry Requirements for each ...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) Link Modules

Grade Points
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP The Leaving Certificate Applied Programme is not an acceptable qualification for matriculation purposes.
QQI FET Applicants General Information Level 5/6 QQI-FET None
Mature Applicants

Expand+What is a mature applicant?
A mature applicant is anyone who is at least 23 years of age on 1 January of the proposed year of entry and whose school-leaving qualifications are insufficient for admission. For admission in September 2020, your date of...

Alternative Entry Go to http://www.myucd.ie/applying-to-ucd/ for information on alternative entry routes.
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places DN670 Places 50
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2020 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2020 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2020 CAO Handbook): F...

Course Content

Expand+Why is this course for me?
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 p...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What will I study?
First Year - Develop Your Knowledge During the first year of this programme, you will develop your knowledge and understanding of core principles, concepts, methods and theories relevant to the study of Economics and Finance. The ...

Careers or Further Progression Career & Graduate Study Opportunities
This highly regarded degree offers graduates exceptional prospects in banking and financial services. Future employment or study options may include:

Analytics or risk analysis ¬ Stock brokering ¬ Fund management ¬ Investment banking ¬ Insurance ¬ Corporate finance ¬ Economics
Further Enquiries Student Recruitment and Marketing Manager
UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business
Belfield, Dublin 4
quinnschool@ucd.ie
+353 1 716 4833
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@ucdquinnschool
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2019 601
2018 590
2017 589 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)