Economics and Management

About the programme

The study programme is coordinated by The Department of Finance and Accounting and The Department of Business Economics and Management

economics and managementStudy field: Social Sciences

Study direction:  Economics (Business and Management joint direction studies: Finance and Accounting, Business and Public Sector Management, Human and Social Capital Management, Marketing and Market Competition)

Degree awarded: double Bachelor degree in Economics (the main direction), Business and Management (adjoining direction)

Duration: 4 years

The Economics and Management study programme prepares qualified economists for organisations in public and private sectors who are able to: make strategically important decisions by means of evaluating a particular situation within a company and the constantly changing macroeconomic environment; ensure fluent operation of an organisation in order to increase competition; organise and evaluate the management activities of finance, business and public sector, marketing and human resources.

Aims of the programme:

  • to develop students’ skills necessary in making strategically important decisions by means of evaluating a particular situation within a company and the constantly changing macroeconomic environment and to ensure fluent operation of an organisation in order to increase competition;
  • to provide special theoretical knowledge in order to organise and evaluate the management activities of finance, business and public sector, marketing and human resource;
  • to prepare students for further master level studies.

Peculiarities of the study process:

Economics and Management bachelor level study programme provides an opportunity to be awarded the qualification of Economics and the adjoining Business and Management. The study programme is composed in such a way that the graduate gains a sufficient amount of both theoretical and practical knowledge for the labour market in the direction of Economics; the knowledge is integrally expanded by knowledge in the direction of Management.

During the two years of studies, potential economists are taught according to the general Economics study programme; later on, they choose one of the adjoining study directions in Business and Management: 1) Finance and Accounting, 2) Business and Public Sector Management, 3) Human and Social Capital Management, 4) Marketing and Market Competition.

During the fourth year of studies, a three-month long practice in an institution or a company is carried out. Also, the students can take part in Erasmus Practice programme which is carried out in companies abroad. The programme employs the practice model which is composed on the basis of the case study method employed in the University of Aalborg (Denmark). The studies are brought closer to the relevant practical life needs; thus, they provide an opportunity for the students to adjust work and studies.

Graduation:

The programme ends with the writing of final BA thesis (in the main and adjoining directions). Those who have successfully graduated from the studies are awarded the bachelor degree in Economics (main direction) and Business and Management (adjoining direction).

For more information:

mikalauskiene

HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT OFBUSINESS ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Asta Mikalauskienė

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ADMINISTRATOR

Vaidilutė Kaminskienė

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