Economics & Finance

University College Dublin


Course Name Economics & Finance
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code DN670
Course Type Higher Education CAO
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)
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Leaving Cert Subject Entry Requirements
H4 in Mathematics
O6/H7 in English, Irish, a third language, and two other recognised subjects

Irish Leaving Certificate

Minimum entry requirements
– To matriculate on the results of the Leaving Cer...

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 2019, your date of...

Alternative Entry Go to 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: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

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

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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...

Modules Link Web Page - Click Here
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career & Graduate Study Opportunities
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 ...

Further Enquiries Tara Walsh
UCD Lochlann Quinn School of Business
Room Q261, Belfield, Dublin 4
Tel: +353 1 716 4833
Points History
Year Points
2019 601
2018 590
2017 589 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)