Economics

BACHELOR’S DEGREE PROGRAMME IN ECONOMICS

The programme provides training in the field of economics and prepares professionals with contemporary economic thinking, solid theoretical knowledge and practical skills necessary for solving economic problems.

The programme meets the European standards of higher education and aims at the development of systemic thinking, the use of scientific approaches in finding solutions for economic problems and effective decision-making based on mathematical models and methods.

ADVANTAGES OF THE PROGRAMME

  • – Development of the skills necessary to solve economic issues characterized by complexity and uncertainty
  • – Building the skills required to identify the features of the global and national economies, to analyse the economic, social and foreign economic policies
  • – Acquisition of mathematical apparatus, mathematical modelling methods and their application in economics
  • – Mastering the methods and systems for comprehensive decision-making in economics
  • – Further development of professional knowledge and skills during internship at leading universities abroad and companies and government institutions in Ukraine
  • – Allows to continue education on the second (master’s) level of higher education

The Bachelor’s degree in Economics provides opportunities to carry out research, managerial and analytical activities in enterprises, organisations, and institutions of all forms of ownership.

COURSES

 Obligatory

  • – Introduction to University Studies
  • – Economics
  • – Environmental Economics
  • – Economic History
  • – Mathematics
  • – Ukrainian language
  • – Microeconomics
  • – Macroeconomics
  • – Statistics
  • – Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics
  • – Econometrics
  • – Mathematical Optimization*
  • – Business Administration (Accounting, Finance, Marketing)
  • – History of Economic Thought
  • – Economic Development
  • – International Economics
  • – Microeconomic Principles and Problems
  • – Macroeconomic Policy
  • – Economic Policy and its Institutions
  • – Innovation-based Economics
  • – Globalization, Business and Development

*Ukrainian Taught

Electives

Specialisation Cluster “Economic Policy”

  1. Economic Comparative Studies
  2. Economic Globalization
  3. History of Economic Policy
  4. Welfare Economics
  5. Social Politics
  6. International Economic Relations
  7. Introduction to Behavioral Economics

Specialisation Cluster “Quantitative Economics”

  1. Economic Dynamics
  2. Applied Microeconomics
  3. Decision Making Theory
  4. Data Mining
  5. Applied Macroeconomics
  6. Introduction to DSGE Modelling
  7. Information Technologies of Economy’s Modelling

Electives: studentmaychooseonecourse from each list

List of electivesNo 1

  1. Corporate Finance
  2. Corporate Governance
  3. Investment Management
  4. Business Planning

List of electives No 2

  1. International Finance
  2. Portfolio Management
  3. Financial Products and Markets
  4. International Management

List of electivesNo 3

  1. Labor Economics
  2. Politics of Sustainable Development
  3. Human Recourses Management
  4. Banking

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
Bachelor of Economics
LANGUAGE OF TEACHING
English
FORM OF STUDY
Full-time
PERIOD OF STUDY
4 years