Economics and Social SciencesDegree class: L-33
Program Director: Prof. Juan Gabriel Brida
The objective of this three-year bachelor degree course is to create eclectic economists ready to deal with thesocial and economic challenges thatcharacterise the 21st century. It combines politics and philosophy withthe main area of economics, so as toprovide students with a comprehensive interdisciplinary, interconnected education. Students will learn to understandhow the business world,public institutions and international markets connect and merge. Students’comprehension of economic measuresand systems will be fostered so thatthey will be able to study and evaluate approaches to mediation and negotiation.
International Economics, Public Economics,Financial Markets and Institutions,History of Economic Thought,Business Ethics, Business Administration,Econometrics, Mathematics, Statistics, Information Systems and Data Management, Political Economics,Political Science, Philosophy of Science, Principles of Philosophy,European and Public Law, Economic Law, Introduction to Academic Writing, Foreign Languages.The Bachelor also requires students to undertake an internship and spendsome time abroad.
Graduates of this course are increasinglysought after: they are multilingualeconomic operatives who areopen culturally and who have undergonean international education.They are prepared for careers in publicpolicy and public service, consulting,international organizations or journalismwith a focus on political and economicissues. They also typically findwork in public and private institutionsand non-profit organizations that workat an international level, in the serviceindustry as well as in the banking sectorand the diplomatic corps.
Detailed information about the study programme can be found in Study Manifesto