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Major

International and Financial Economics

Bachelors of Engineering (Honours) / Economics

This major focuses on the economic aspects of financial systems in a globalised world.

You'll study banking and international trade theories, and gain an understanding of financial systems and the role they play in economies. You'll also get to choose from advanced-level electives in areas including macroeconomics, econometrics and financial management.

Graduates usually work in financial institutions, government agencies, consulting firms and private enterprise.

Highlights

1 in Queensland for accounting and finance

QS World University Rankings 2022

53 in the world for accounting and finance

QS World University Rankings 2022

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Trade finance operations officer
  • International trade manager
  • Corporate banking analyst
  • Economic consultant

Graduate salary

Business and management (undergraduate)

$57K–$59K

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How you'll learn

In 2023, we'll be teaching on campus, with online options (for most programs and plans) for students who can't attend in person. See the list of programs and plans you can't commence online.

Course delivery modes may change in future semesters.

Your learning experiences are designed to best suit the learning outcomes of the courses you choose.

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Online study
  • Research experience
  • Peer-assisted study sessions
  • Workshops

What you'll study

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