Double Degree BSc² Econometrics/Economics

An all-round economic education for high achievers

Insights and quantification with regard to economic and social issues

Do you have an above-average interest in economic developments, social issues and solving mathematical problems? Are original thoughts your forte? Do you have what it takes to take on two programmes at once? Then the Double Degree BSc2 Economics/Econometrics programme is for you. It allows you to focus on conceptual issues like inflation, profit and turnover as well as quantitative issues like risk, forecasts, uncertainty, probability and scenario. During the Double Degree BSc2 Economics/Econometrics programme you will for example address issues like:

  • How will energy and commodities prices evolve?
  • What online and offline media advertising combination generates a bigger impact?
  • How will changes in unemployment rates affect consumer spending?
  • What can be done to prevent a new ‘Eurozone crisis’?

The best place to aim higher and make it happen

In the heart of Rotterdam, where business, industry, logistics and culture come together, Erasmus School of Economics offers you the unique opportunity to acquire both an insightful economic rational and practical quantitative econometrical skills in only four years. Study together with a selection of international students in a small scale programme. Become the best you can be. Make it happen!

Careers

A Double Degree BSc2 Economics/Econometrics degree will give you a head start anywhere. You will have shown your ability to complete two Bachelors degrees in four years and that brings with it a world of possibilities for you, among which:

  • multinationals (in finance, marketing, logistics)
  • banks and insurance firms
  • consultancy firms
  • government agencies, universities (international academic career)
  • international organisations like the OECD or the IMF

Who

The Double Degree BSc² Econometrics/Economics is an intense programme, with extra lectures and exams to enable you to complete two entire three-year bachelor programmes in four years, that is two thirds of the original time. To successfully complete your double degree you need to be highly motivated, show perseverance and a take broad interest in the world around you. Current students will happily share their experiences with you.