Summer course in Economic Studies

Top Summer Courses in Economic Studies

Economic Studies

Students who wish to continue their educational pursuits into the summer months can find courses that will help them expand their knowledge in economics. Whether students need to brush up on their understanding of economics or catch up on credits needed to finish their degree, summer is the perfect time to get it all accomplished.

What is a summer Course in Economic Studies? All of the essential information taught in this intense course is compressed into a summer semester that lasts anywhere from four to 10 weeks, depending on the program. Students will learn about household, business and market economics; production; costs and how consumer behavior shapes the demand for commodities. Students will understand competition and monopoly, inflation, price determination, government regulation, government spending, unemployment and the efficiency of resource allocation.

An economics course is essential for all students who plan on working in business, finances, education and government. People who have a full understanding of how the economy works in different countries around the world may find it easier to transition through the workforce during their career.

Not only do summer courses have different tuition costs at various colleges around the world, but a college’s summer tuition may differ from their regular academic year tuition costs. Some colleges also offer tuition assistance or financial aid programs to those who qualify.

A summer Course in Economics can prepare students for entry-level opportunities in finance, banking, government or business. Students may find positions with small and large investment firms, Federal Reserve Banks, as well as public and private sectors. Although economic courses are mandatory for students seeking a degree in economics, they are essential for students interested in many other programs as well.

Through the wonders of the internet, students are able to complete classes online. No need to travel to campus every morning and fight for a parking place, online courses make it simple to complete your coursework and fulfill the prerequisites for the program of your choice. It is easy to find a course that meets your unique needs by looking through our extensive online database. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Summer Business School

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) Executive Education
Campus Full time 3 weeks January 2019 United Kingdom London

Start your summer in the right direction! LSBF Executive Education offers an intensive three-week summer programme ideal for undergraduates and recent graduates. This summer course is career-oriented and very practical: one day per week is dedicated to company visits. [+]

Summer Business School

Start your summer in the right direction! LSBF Executive Education offers an intensive three-week summer programme ideal for undergraduates and recent graduates. This summer course is career-oriented and very practical: one day per week is dedicated to company visits.

Summer Business School consists of three courses:

Strategic Management and Leadership Corporate Finance in Practice Global Marketing Practice

Secure your place for the Summer Business School at LSBF Executive Education: you will gain key skills and enjoy London in July.

Course Requirements English language – Common European Framework (CEF) Level B2* or equivalent (all teaching and learning materials are provided in English only) ... [-]

The Finance Boot Camp

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2019 Germany Frankfurt

Taught entirely in English, the Finance Boot Camp attracts highly motivated students from around the world. Spending a fortnight abroad will give you additional international exposure. [+]

Perhaps you did not choose to study Finance at university, but now you are curious to find out more about the major financial products and investment strategies. Possibly you want a better understanding of the news or dream about becoming the next George Soros. Maybe you will be a new student next fall and want to get a jump start on your studies. Either way, The Finance Boot Camp with the Banking Game will be a fun addition to your summer.

Taught entirely in English, the Finance Boot Camp attracts highly motivated students from around the world. Spending a fortnight abroad will give you additional international exposure. And last but not least, you will benefit from Frankfurt School’s excellent connections to banks, financial institutions, and consulting firms. Participants are expected to be fluent in English.... [-]


Summer School "Globalization as a Managerial and Economic Challenge in Europe"

Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
Campus Full time 10 days July 2019 Germany Würzburg

This module is designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate students interested in international economics and international management. It provides a unique combination of business and economics in lectures focusing on opportunities, threats, and challenges facing future managers and politicians throughout the world. [+]

This module is designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate students interested in international economics and international management. It provides a unique combination of business and economics in lectures focusing on opportunities, threats, and challenges facing future managers and politicians throughout the world.

The economic lectures will cover Europeans macro, climate, trade and competition policies as well as the eastern enlargement of the Union. The business lectures will deal with international financial reporting and taxation, global supply chains and human resource management in the wake of the demographic transition.

Lectures are prepared and presented by professors of the Faculty of Business Management and Economics of the University of Würzburg and partner universities which are all experts in their fields. The lectures are combined with excursions to internationally oriented companies and public institutions which allow for discussions from a more practical perspective.... [-]


Bayreuth International Summer School 2019

University of Bayreuth
Campus 15 days October 2019 Germany Bayreuth

From 1 to 14 July 2018, the Bayreuth International Summer School (BISS) welcomes students from all over the world to join our courses at the campus of the University of Bayreuth. [+]

Overview Join the Bayreuth International Summer School 2019!

From 1 to 14 July 2019, the Bayreuth International Summer School (BISS) welcomes students from all over the world to join our courses at the campus of the University of Bayreuth.

Organized by the Campus-Akademie in cooperation with the International Office, seven courses are offered with renowned national and international lecturers.

The courses offered during this 2018 are:

Economics & Management African Studies Public Health & Global Change Energy & Climate Polymer Science & Advanced Polymers in Engineering and Energy Polymer Science & Biofabrication International Comparative Law

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Summer School

University Of Rijeka - Faculty of Economics
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2019 Croatia Rijeka

After a dozen of successful Schools, the Faculty of Economics in Rijeka is organizing the International Summer School - «International Environment and European Integration», which will be held from July 2 to July 14, 2018, in Rijeka. [+]

Summer School

Deadline for applications is June 11th.

After a dozen of successful Schools, the Faculty of Economics in Rijeka is organizing the International Summer School - «International Environment and European Integration», which will be held from July 2 to July 14, 2018, in Rijeka.

Throughout its entire history, the Summer School has educated more than 300 participants from more than 30 countries of Europe and beyond (Republic of Croatia, Belgium, Russia, Taiwan, France, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Mexico, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, etc.).

The goal of the EFRI Summer School is to broaden the knowledge of students of economics, law, political sciences, administration and other related studies on the economic integration process in Europe and its effects on business and other aspects of environment, and to point out the advantages and challenges of economic integration in everyday life.... [-]


The ISM Summer University in the Baltics

ISM University of Management and Economics
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2019 Lithuania Vilnius

The ISM Summer University in the Baltics will enable students to study during the best time of the year in one the fastest changing regions of Europe. [+]

The ISM Summer University in the Baltics will take place from the 1st of July to the 18th of July, 2019, (3 weeks) and will enable undergraduate as well as graduate students to study during the best time of the year in one the fastest changing regions of Europe.

The ISM Summer University in the Baltics will enable students to study during the best time of the year in one the fastest changing regions of Europe:

The ISM Summer University in the Baltics has already attracted more than 300 students coming from Europe, Asia, Australia and the USA since 2012. The ISM University of Management and Economics is the top-ranked University in the Baltics, founded by BI Norwegian Business School. The ISM campus in Vilnius is located in a historic building in the Old Town, a former Basilian monastery. The majority of courses are taught by PhD qualified faculty with a strong international background. All courses include company visits. ... [-]

Finance and Risk Management

SOAS Summer School
Campus Full time 19 days July 2019 United Kingdom London

The course teaches the main methods used by firms to manage risks and their applications in the global economy. [+]

Programme Description

The course teaches the main methods used by firms to manage risks and their applications in the global economy. It introduces financial markets and the principles of risk management and explains how to evaluate to apply the main risk management tools. The course looks at the use of financial derivatives for hedging and speculation in financial markets. It also addresses the potential pitfalls of risk management and discusses how an inappropriate use of risk management tools might have exacerbated the recent financial crisis.

Credits

Students are usually able to obtain credits from their home institution and typically our courses receive 3 credits in the US system and 7.5 ECTS in the European system. If you intend to claim credits from your home institution, please check the requirements with them before you enrol. We will be happy to assist you in any way we can, however, please be aware that the decision to award credits rests with your home institution.Assessment will be optional and will vary for each course. Participants will be provided with a certificate of attendance and transcripts will be available on request.... [-]


Summer Exchange Program

Koc University - Istanbul Turkey
Campus Full time 5 - 7 weeks September 2019 Turkey Istanbul

The program aims to create a rewarding summer experience for students from both partner and non-partner universities. It combines high-quality courses and the opportunity to participate in local activities that enables you to gain insight into Turkish culture in Istanbul. [+]

The program aims to create a rewarding summer experience for students from both partner and non-partner universities. It combines high-quality courses and the opportunity to participate in local activities that enables you to gain insight into Turkish culture in Istanbul.

Located on both sides of the Bosphorus, Istanbul bridges Asia and Europe both physically and culturally. This is one of the greatest cities in the world where you can see a modern western city combined with its own unique culture. From the foundation of Byzantium in the 7th century BC until today, Istanbul always held an important role in the history of humanity as a melting pot of many civilizations. Today it boosted its population over 14 million people living in this spread out city. This makes Istanbul the largest city in Turkey and one of the biggest cities in the world.... [-]


Summer Internship Program

Go For it Brussels
Campus Full time 6 - 10 weeks September 2019 Belgium Brussels

Why not use your summer to advance your resume and get real life experience in the domain you are interested in ? Brussels is the cosmopolitan melting pot of Europe, a great place to get started building your international career. [+]

An internship you won't want to go home from

Immersive, full time internship in an area of your choice. Flexible start and duration: we recommend a minimum stay of 8 weeks.

Train your Superpowers

Give your resume a boost with a work experience in the multicultural capital of Europe. Whether you feel focused on a specific area or you aren't sure where to start from, we can help.

Individual Success plan: we take the time to get to know you and we help you build your plan to a successful career. Internship placement: we will apply for you, no need to worry about the application process. Coaching: in or group and one on one sessions, you will learn how to network your way to maeningful professional connections. You will gain valuable tips to negotiating your tasks, your time, and your relationships at the office. Portfolio: take home a complete toolkit for your next application. Never feel lost again! ... [-]

Barcelona Banking Summer School

Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
Campus Part time 5 - 10 days September 2019 Spain Barcelona

Summer courses cover recent developments in different areas of banking, including theoretical and empirical aspects of banking, banking regulation, and supervision, financial markets and payments systems. During the courses, the faculty are available to discuss research ideas and projects with the program participants. [+]

About

The Barcelona GSE Banking Summer School offers a variety of courses taught by recognized experts in their fields.

Summer courses cover recent developments in different areas of banking, including theoretical and empirical aspects of banking, banking regulation, and supervision, financial markets and payments systems. During the courses, the faculty is available to discuss research ideas and projects with the program participants.

Course list for 2018

Four courses will be offered in the Banking Summer School:

Week 1 (June 25-29, 2018)

Banking TheoryInstructor: Xavier Freixas (UPF and BGSE) Empirical Banking - Methodological AspectsInstructor: Stephen Ongena (University of Zurich and Swiss Finance Institute) ... [-]

Portfolio Preparation for the Arts Summer Course

Arts University Bournemouth - Summer Courses
Campus Part time 3 weeks July 2019 United Kingdom Bournemouth

Over 3 weeks you will produce work for your physical and digital portfolio exploring subjects including Drawing and Illustration, Graphic Design, Fashion, Photography, Film, Architecture, Mixed Media and Print Making. [+]

About

Gain experience in different arts subjects, explore your creative expression and develop a comprehensive portfolio of your work to showcase your artistic abilities.

Course highlights include:

Practical workshops and themed projects Sketchbooks: creative ideas development Typography and Design, Experiments in Composition and Collage Drawing and Illustration, Graphic Design Fashion and Textiles Photography & Film Architecture and 3D Design Mixed Media and Print Making Layout and Portfolio Showcase Portfolio review

Gain experience in different arts subjects and develop confidence in your creative abilities with this varied and stimulating course.

Over 3 weeks you will produce work for your physical and digital portfolio exploring subjects including Drawing and Illustration, Graphic Design, Fashion, Photography, Film, Architecture, Mixed Media and Print Making.... [-]


Summer School of Economics and Business (SSEB)

Autonomous University of Madrid - Summer School of Economics and Business
Campus Full time 4 weeks June 2019 Spain Madrid

Join an exclusive 4-week study program that offers some of UAM’s high-quality courses, all taught in English by top professors and researchers of UAM’s Faculty of Economics and Business Studies. [+]

Spend your summer studying in Madrid!

We invite you to embark on this life-changing journey to gain a new perspective on your studies, make new friends from all over the world, immerse yourself in a different culture, and discover something new about yourself! Join an exclusive 4-week study program that offers some of UAM’s high-quality courses, all taught in English by top professors and researchers of UAM’s Faculty of Economics and Business Studies.

Summer School of Economics and Business targets international and domestic students keen to gain academic enrichment in Management of Public Environmental Policies, Environmental Taxation, Climate Change Economics, Global Marketing Management, and other cutting-edge economic disciplines.... [-]


Summer course - Academic Discovery (for ages 8-10)

Oxford Royale Academy
Campus Full time 1 - 5 weeks July 2019 United Kingdom Oxford Yarnton + 1 more

Our Academic Discovery Programme offers students aged 8-10 the opportunity to live and study in St Mary’s Ascot, a top UK boarding school. For each week-long session, students study a variety of Arts and Science subjects, along with a series of afternoon workshops. This course is also available for students aged 11-12 [+]

Overview

Our Academic Discovery Programme offers students aged 8-10 the opportunity to live and study in St Mary’s Ascot, a top UK boarding school. For each week-long session, students study a variety of Arts and Science subjects, along with a series of afternoon workshops. This course is also available for students aged 11-12

Academic Content

Students aged 8-10 on our Academic Discovery Programme will have the opportunity to study a variety of Arts and Science subjects, along with fun afternoon workshops which will help to consolidate what they have learned that day. Regardless of whether students would like to study an area of interest or learn something completely new, they will certainly find something of interest to them. ... [-]


Economics

Cambridge Immerse
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2019 United Kingdom Cambridge London + 1 more

Cambridge Immerse is a unique two-week residential educational experience with a diverse and enriching curriculum, designed and taught by Cambridge University and Oxford University tutors. [+]

Overview of course 8th July - 21st July 2018 22nd July - 4th August 2018 5th August - 18th August 2018 Residential in a central University of Cambridge college Classes designed and taught by University tutors A variety of carefully planned skills workshops Dedicated university and subject-specific advice Inclusive of all excursions and extracurriculars Diverse range of international participants Participant Assessment Certificate of Participation Summary

Cambridge Immerse is a unique two week residential educational experience with a diverse and enriching curriculum, designed and taught by Cambridge University and Oxford University tutors. Tutorials and seminars are taught by experts in an optimal learning environment that stimulates academic enquiry; yet the carefully planned schedule ensures that the programme not only meets the academic needs of the participants, but also provides a unique insight into the university city through an abundance of extracurricular activities. The Cambridge Immerse Economics course is both challenging and engaging, with students learning in small groups to ensure that each student’s needs are addressed. In addition to covering material that is studied at the A-level and IB-level, students are also taught advanced university-level topics in a way that is approachable and easy to understand. In addition to consolidating students’ existing understanding of Economics, the course introduces students to more advanced topics and debates that will not only spur intellectual curiosity, but will also assist in preparing to study the discipline at university level.... [-]


Elite Global Investment Banking Internship

Global Banking School
Online Campus Full time 1 - 2 months Open Enrollment United Kingdom London + 1 more

2-month Elite Global Investment Banking Internship is a unique opportunity to gain client-facing experience of real world transactions and working knowledge of Investment Banking, Private Equity, and Hedge Fund career. This internship placement will provide you with extensive transaction work experience.

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2-month Elite Global Investment Banking Internship is a unique opportunity to gain client-facing experience of real world transactions and working knowledge of Investment Banking, Private Equity and Hedge Fund career. This internship placement will provide you with extensive transaction work experience. The first month (4 weeks) program provides the training for the Investment Banking Industry experience:

Analysis of London stock exchange and New York stock exchange listed companies Preparation of buy and sell side transaction pitches, teasers, and writing confidential investment memo Excel Financial modeling and valuation of public listed companies by using "Comparable comps" method Excel Financial modeling and valuation of public listed companies by using "Discounted cash flow" method Excel Financial modeling and determination of the premium paid by buyer of the business by using "Transaction comps" method Excel Financial modeling and leveraged buyout of the company by a Private Equity sponsor Preparation of M&A transaction-ready model with Accretion/Dilution analysis of the deal Board presentation and closing of investment banking transaction ... [-]