Ask us your questions about studying economics at Bath
During a recorded webinar, our undergraduate economics students and teaching staff spoke about our courses, being part of the University, and UK student life.
Watch our economics Q&A webinar
Students and staff from our undergraduate economics courses answered questions about studying at Bath. They spoke about our range of courses, what it's like to live in the city, being part of the University's campus, and much more.
A well-ranked university
Bath is consistently ranked as one of the UK's top universities. We are known for excellence in teaching and research, and providing outstanding career preparation.
Great choice of courses and optional units
Our economics degrees are designed to give you the skills to become a modern economist. In the final year of each course, you can pick from a range of optional units to specialise your skills.
You can choose from the following undergraduate degree courses based in the Department of Economics:
- BSc (Hons) Economics
- BSc (Hons) Economics with Politics
- BSc (Hons) Economics and Mathematics
Study in a safe, student-friendly city
Bath is the 2nd safest university town or city in England and Wales (The Complete University Guide (2023)) and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, thanks to its Roman heritage and Georgian architecture.
But there’s much more to Bath than its iconic buildings and history. A vibrant range of shops, bars and restaurants, music venues, museums, and festivals makes it a great place to live as a student.
A well-connected campus
Our campus is on the edge of the city. You can travel between the city and the campus easily by foot, bike, car, or bus. Local transport links mean you’ll be:
- 80 minutes from London and its international airports
- 15 minutes from Bristol
- 2 hours from Birmingham