The graduate of the bachelor's study program Applied Economics works in professional positions in the private and public sector, which require economic knowledge, analytical skills, as well as independent conceptual economic thinking. The graduate is able to critically analyze economic phenomena and processes and synthesize knowledge of economics and economic analysis. The graduate is able to identify and solve complex social problems and propose creative practical solutions based on economic principles. The graduate has extensive knowledge in the field of microeconomics, macroeconomics, knowledge of other economic disciplines, e.g. finance and business sciences, and practical knowledge of statistics, econometrics and economic analysis. The graduate has practical skills in analytical techniques and statistical methods applied to current economic problems. The graduate will find employment in various positions of specialists in economic and analytical sections of companies, in public and state administration, ministries, consulting and advisory companies in Slovakia and abroad.

 

Programme structure

The curriculum of the programme consists of compulsory and elective courses. The compulsory courses will give you a strong foundation in core disciplines: micro and macroeconomics, quantitative methods and foreign languages. The elective courses will give you an opportunity to widen your knowledge and specialise according to your preference. You can also choose from a selection of optional courses to enrich your study experience by different perspectives.

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Admission requirements

The programme is open to applicants with complete secondary education who pass all parts of a written entrance examination consisting of:

  • Aptitude test
  • English language test

Applicants who passed the admission test but have not finished their secondary education by the date of admission can be given a conditional offer and have to present the proof of finished secondary education no later than on the enrolment day.

All applicants are allowed to take the admission test only once in a given year.

Please note that we are not granting any waivers from either part of the entrance examination.

There is also a possibility to take the exam with SCIO company (It is the implementer and guarantor of National Comparative Exams in Slovakia and Czech Republic) which offers to take a professional tests for acceptance exam. Read more on website: https://www.scio.sk/english/about-us2.asp

Succesfull passing of the exam in General Academic Prerequisites (General skills and aptitudes test) and English Language with a score of 60 percentile of each test gives the applicant permission to become a student of NHF EUBA automatically. All parts of the test must be successfully completed until 30 April, 2022.

Please note that you have to provide us a certified true copy of the recognition of your secondary school graduation certificate issued by a foreign education institution by enrollment day. Find more information about nostrification HERE. 

 

Scholarships

Talented students with excellent academic performance are eligible for EUBA's scholarship.

Students from the Visegrad countries and from Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia, Ukraine can apply for a Visegrad scholarship https://www.visegradfund.org/apply/mobilities/visegrad-scholarship/

A number of external scholarships is also available. Please contact Slovak Academic Information Agency to find more.

Please note that these are external scholarship schemes and are not administrated by the EUBA. 

 

3 good reasons to join Bachelor in Applied Economics program

  • possibility to study abroad for every student
  • practical experience throughout the study
  • wide selection of elective courses

 

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