Offered by the Department of Economics, our BSc Economics degree helps students develop the skills, knowledge and understanding required to become an economist or use economics in other careers. Students will develop a strong grounding in the conceptual underpinnings of economics as well as the mathematical approach to the subject and its methodology. Learn more about our BSc Economics degree.
The Department of Economics also offers students the opportunity to study BSc Business Economics at the University of Reading, where students use economic theory and methods to investigate markets, business environments and industry. Students will develop a strong understanding of quantitative techniques, the conceptual underpinnings of microeconomic and macroeconomic theory, and how they can be applied to the analysis of business behaviour. Students cover topics including money and banking, industrial organisation and business history. Learn more about our BSc Business Economics degree.