The BSc (Hons) Economics is a three-year full time course. It is based upon the BSc (Hons) Business Economics course delivered in the UK by the Westminster Business School of the University of Westminster, adapted to suit the local context. The BSc (Hons) in Economics is not intended as a purely theoretical study of Economics. The underlying philosophy of the course and its presentation emphasise the application of the relevant theory underpinning the Economics and Business fields.
Language of Instruction: ENGLISH
To understand theoretical frameworks and their practical application;
To analyse economic theories, concepts and problems;
To demonstrate knowledge of the core functional areas of Economics;
To access, integrate, analyse, generate and evaluate qualitative and quantitative information for effective use.
|Introduction to Economics||Yearlong||None|
|Fundamentals of Statistics||Yearlong||None|
|Mathematics 1||One Semester||None|
|Financial Accounting||One Semester||None|
|Corporate Finance||One Semester||None|
|International Trade||One Semester||None|
|Topics in Microeconomics||One Semester||None|
|Topics in Macroeconomics||One Semester||None|
|Development Economics||One Semester||None|
|Management Accounting||One Semester||None|
|Industrial Organisation||One Semester||None|
|Mathematics 2||One Semester||None|
|Public Finance||One Semester||None|
|Introduction to Political Economy||One Semester||None|
|Managerial Economics||One Semester||None|
|Labour Economics||One Semester||None|
|Economic Thought in Retrospect||One Semester||None|
|Monetary Economics||One Semester||None|
|Applied Policy Analysis||One Semester||None|
|Advanced Econometrics||One Semester||None|
|Game Theory||One Semester||None|
|Environmental and Energy Economics||One Semester||None|
|Fundamentals of Information Technology||One Semester||None|
|Introduction to Business Law||One Semester||None|
|Or any module from the WIUT module catalogue||One Semester||None|
What are the minimum entry requirements for the course?
Entry requirements for the BSc Economics and BSc Economics with Finance have been set in order to select potential students who have proven academic ability and are able to demonstrate solid foundation skills in Mathematics and English. The admissions policy aims to attract and recruit motivated applicants across the full range of possible access routes. Students may have a background in any academic discipline. The over-riding principle upon which admission decisions are based is that applicants should be likely to benefit from and succeed on the course. Intending students will have to meet age, English language, Mathematics and general requirements:
Applicants are normally at least 18 years old at the enrollment date.
English Language and Mathematics Requirement
Have had their secondary education through the medium of English and gained grade C or above in the equivalent of GCSE English; or
Have an IELTS score of 6 with a minimum of 6 in the writing component or the equivalent score at TOEFL or other English Language Test recognized by the University of Westminster according to the WIUT/UoW conversion table; or
Have successfully completed an appropriate International Foundation course and passed an Academic English module and Quantitative Methods module.
Applicants must have an acceptable level of competence in Mathematics. This could be demonstrated by one of the following:
A pass in a maths test approved by the University of Westminster; or Grade C or above in GCSE/’O’ Level Mathematics (or its equivalent); or A pass in Quantitative Methods on an appropriate Foundation course.
Applicants must have studied a broad range of subjects and have a school leaving certificate equivalent to GCSE/’O’ Level e.g. the Uzbek Certificate of Secondary Education (Attestat). In addition, applicants should satisfy at a minimum one of the following requirements, namely:
Successful completion of an appropriate International Foundation course which includes a pass on an Academic English module and Quantitative methods or equivalent; or
Successful completion of the WIUT Lyceum’s Attestat, and the WIUT International Foundation, course including the Academic English module;
Successful completion of the first year of an appropriate degree course in a recognised Uzbek or similar university; or
Two GCE A level passes (in any subject excluding mother tongue), plus three GCSE passes at grade C or above including English Language and Mathematics; or NC/ND or HNC/HND. (The range of academic disciplines studied is not hereby restricted, but certain vocational courses such as City and Guilds would not satisfy the admissions requirements.); or
An Advanced General National Vocational Qualification (GNVQ); or
Any other equivalent qualification normally accepted as entry requirements (e.g. International Baccalaureate, etc.).
How to Apply?
Online application to WIUT for 2017/18 Academic year opens on the 6th of February 2017. All applicants must apply through admission.wiut.uz electronic system.