This degree is designed to prepare you for a career as a professional economist in private sector industries, consultancy and in public sector organisations such as the Government Economic Service. It will also equip you with highly desirable transferable skills which will help you to pursue careers in more general management areas or teaching. Your degree is also excellent preparation for postgraduate study in both Economics and Management.

Lancaster University is dedicated to ensuring you not only gain a highly reputable degree, but that you also graduate with relevant life and work based skills. We are unique in that every student is eligible to participate in The Lancaster Award which offers you the opportunity to complete key activities such as work experience, employability/career development, campus community and social development. Visit our Employability section for full details.