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Bachelor of Economics

Undergraduate | TAS-ECO-DEG | 2024

Gain a competitive advantage with an economics degree

Unlock careers in business and the broader community. Grow your mindset to solve problems faced by industry, government, and society. This degree teaches you the foundation principles in economic theory plus a specialisation of your choice.

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7 July 2024
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3 years full time or part time equivalent
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Bachelor of Economics

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Career opportunities

Economics graduates work in a range of occupations and industries. They are highly sought after by employers who value economic literacy and analytical skills. You’ll gain job-specific skills in your major area of study, so you’re ready to enter the workforce in a wide variety of careers. These include international development, health, environment, business, banking, finance, public policy, inter-governmental affairs, and diplomacy.

Here are some of the careers projected to grow into 2026*:

  • Intelligence and Policy Analysts: 8.7%
  • Research and Development Managers: 23.8%
  • Monetary and Banking Managers: 11.7%

*Labour Market Insights five year projections from November 2021 to November 2026.

Professional recognition

The Tasmanian School of Business and Economics (TSBE) at the University of Tasmania has been accredited by AACSB International, the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide.

Career outlook

$93K to $120K
Policy and Planning Managers:
Over $120K

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