Learning goals and outcomes

About Bachelor Degree in Economics (BDiE)

  • BDiE is intended for students interested in analyzing the macro and micro aspects of the economy
  • Gain practical skills in economic analysis
  • Students learn about economic mechanisms that shape domestic and global economic trends
  • Study program follows recent developments in global economics
  • Students work with real economic data trying to solve real economic problems

Why should I enroll in BDiE?

  • Because we make sure you get a wide range of knowledge needed in the field of economics for the job market.
  • Because this program will enable you to understand everyday economic trends.
  • Because labor market is in need of young professionals with a degree in economics.

What separates BDiE from others?

  • We pay great attention to the student's personal interests and to 
the IT skills necessary for the easier
 access to the labor market.
  • Small lecture and seminar groups.
  • Close contact with professors and colleagues.
  • Teamwork in small groups on concrete and current economic problems from Croatia and the world.
  • Opportunity to perfect your English and work with students from all over the world.

What about my employment opportunities?

Our program offers a wide range of knowledge and skills needed to find a job in (among others):
  • Prestigious consulting firms
  • ​Business and investment banks
  • Bureau of Statistics
  • Chamber of Economics
  • International institutions
  • Ministry of Finance 
and various other ministries

What are the learning outcomes?

After obtaining the Bachelor Degree in Economics you will be able to:
  • analyze and understand international macroeconomic trends
  • conduct qualitative and quantitative analysis of economic problems using econometric methods and mathematical models
  • apply microeconomic analysis to the various sectors of the economy (transport, education, health, energy, agriculture ...)
  • use modern econometric software programs that are the basis for more complex economic analysis
  • elaborate on and address economic problems
  • develop the ability of strategic thinking
  • transfer new knowledge from all areas of economic profession to existing and newly-established organizations
  • independently initiate business improvement projects within the existing organizational structures
  • analyze the economic, social and demographic phenomena of the society
  • apply the knowledge and skills to define and solve real problems in different sectors of the economy
  • through case study presentations gain a better understanding of the economic role of the government, in particular through fiscal and monetary policy
  • track trends in population change and the demographic structure in the economy