What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
Mathematics at grade B.
We only accept Business. If you have doubts about whether you meet the subject entry requirements, please contact us before applying.
18 points at higher level
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 136 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers67%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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This course is based on our Industrial Economics degree, but with additional core modules in insurance and risk management. The programme involves the study of theoretical and applied microeconomics, with specialist insurance and risk management content.
Year 1: Computers in business; macroeconomics for business; microeconomics for business B1; quantitative methods 1B; people and organisations; microeconomics for business A; economics of business decisions; entrepreneurship and business. Optional modules: Financial accounting; new venture creation; business law A; East Asian business in the global economy; introduction to management accounting; insurance in a risky world. Year 2: Introductory econometrics; international firms; quantitative methods 2A; economics of pricing and decision making; economics of innovation; economics of organisation. Optional modules: Managing tourism and the environment (conflict or consensus); East Asian business in the 20th Century; global business from Adam Smith to the digital age (the international economy since 1760); financial management; management accounting and decisions 2; introduction to management science for business decisions; production and inventory management; corporate entrepreneurship. Year 3: Industrial economics B (games and strategies); public choice and economic policy-making; economics of regulation; industrial economics A (structure, conduct and performance); financial economics; corporate restructuring and governance; risk management decisions; risk management processes; risk, information and insurance; insurance firms and markets. Optional modules: Public services management; business, government and public policy.
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How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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