Bachelor of Economics/Arts

UNSW Sydney

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00098G

This program combines Arts with Economics and is a great way to get a well regarded economics degree, complemented by a second degree in the humanities disciplines. With increasing globalisation and complexity in many industries, possessing a broad perspective can be invaluable.


  • 32 courses (192 UOC): Economics core and elective courses
  • One economics major
  • One first year business elective
  • Two business electives
  • One arts (home) majors
  • One minor from approved areas of study
  • Prescribed arts electives. NOTE: Students must complete at least 16 courses (96 UOC) for economics and 16 courses (96 UOC) for arts.


  • Economics majors include: Economics: Econometrics
  • Economics
  • Financial economics. Arts majors include: Asian studies
  • Chinese studies
  • Creative writing
  • Criminology
  • Development studies
  • English
  • Environmental humanities
  • European studies
  • Film studies
  • French studies
  • German studies
  • History
  • Indigenous studies
  • International relations
  • Japanese studies
  • Korean studies
  • Linguistics
  • Media, culture and technology
  • Music studies
  • Philosophy
  • Politics
  • Sociology and anthropology
  • Spanish and Latin American studies
  • Theatre and performance studies.

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • Assumed mathematics knowledge

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
UNSW Business School Domestic: $36,653
International: $163,680
  • ATAR: 93
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years

Further information

The UNSW HSC Plus applies to the Bachelor of Economics/Bachelor of Arts.

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