Congratulations on becoming an offer-holder in BA Economic and Social Studies (BAEcon) at The University of Manchester.
Develop your knowledge and transferable skills in our world-renowned department.
Combine your chosen pathway specialism with complementary social science units.
We have strong links with the three main accounting bodies ICAEW, CIMA and ACCA.
Study at a top 10 UK university for economics and econometrics (QS World University Rankings 2021).
Your next steps
Careers and employability
Make your mark at Manchester
Our flexible courses enable you to build a specialised degree to invest in a career that suits your interests.
Our graduates earn an average salary of £40,000 after five years, and 90% of our graduates are in work or further study after 15 months (Discover Uni).
Learn from students who've completed internships.
Sabine has been offered a graduate job after completing her placement in audit at BDO.
Careers in Economics
Make the most of Manchester.
Careers Consultant Natalie Walsh talks about career options and employability for BA Economic and Social Studies students.
Graduate Danniella talks about her role in the banking sector.
Danniella says she did not move into programming straight away - she decided to pursue it as an interest before her career in technology developed.
Learning and support
Your learning experience
Support on your course
We foster a vibrant learning community among our staff and students in the School of Social Sciences.
You’ll make friends through our many student societies, activities, and receive support from students through our peer-assisted support scheme.
Providing high-quality education
BAEcon in 60 Seconds
Hear more about the BAEcon course.
Srijan Vasireddy, a second-year student, talks about his experiences on the BAEcon course.
BAEcon Accounting and Finance
Learn more about the international student experience.
Yining talks about his route to becoming a Chartered Accountant and his tips for future students.
Events for offer-holders
Hear what inspires our lecturers to change the world.
Filmed during the first lockdown in 2020, watch Megan Ritchie, Politics and International Relations student, interview sociologists Gary Younge and Claire Alexander on lockdown, ethnicity, race and inequality.
You probably have concerns about the effect of the coronavirus outbreak on your application and what the next academic year will look like.
The University aims to answer your questions as best we can at this time. We have compiled a set of Frequently Asked Questions to help.
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Courses within this subject area
Remind yourself how much your course at Manchester has to offer you.
Follow the relevant link for details about the course you have an offer for:
- Accounting and Finance BAEcon
- Development Studies BAEcon
- Development Studies and Data Analytics BAEcon
- Economics BAEcon
- Economics BSc
- Economics and Finance BAEcon
- Economics and Philosophy BAEcon
- Economics and Politics BAEcon
- Economics and Data Analytics BAEcon
- Economics and Sociology BAEcon
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