Students enrolled in 2015-16

YEAR 1 – Subjects taught in 2015-16
YEAR 1 or YEAR 2

 Subjects currently available: Student option webpage

  • Communication skills (3 credits)
  • Student option: one of the following courses (8 credits)**
    • Urban and local policies
    • Rural development
    • European economy
    • Introducing economics*
  • Final dissertation (14 credits)***


* For students who do not have a background in economics (i.e. graduates from any degree class except L-16, L-18, L-21, L-33, L-36, L-37) the exam “Introducing statistics” must be taken within the framework of Communication skills, and “Introducing economics” as a compulsory course.

** Graduates of degree classes L-16, L-18, L-21, L-33, L-36, L-37 may apply for an internship as an alternative to the optional course, where indicated by the IBD academic coordinator and subject to the approval of the Economics Department.

***The Final examination consists of a written dissertation, which may be theoretical or empirical, focussing on a topic related to the degree course.