Management at University – a taster.

Management At University – what is it? While it is possible to study many course subjects before you get to university, this isn’t always the case for a subject like management. The closest you can get is probably A-Level Business Studies but even this is very different and lacks the academic rigour with which you …

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It’s summer! What should I read?

If I’d had a pound (or dollar if there’s any yanks about) everytime I had been asked that question, I’d have enough to buy… er, some sellotape or something. Nevertheless, a few people have asked, so here goes! Undercover Economist (Tim Harford) This book is probably read by the majority of economics applicants. Nevertheless, it’s …

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Choosing Courses: Straight Economics or Combined?

After deciding that you want to study some form of economics at university, the next question is usually whether or not you want to study straight economics or alternatively, choose a course combining economics with another discipline such as management, politics, a language etc. Whatever you decide, you won’t be short of options. In fact, …

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