The course provides an opportunity for students to apply their knowledge on a research question chosen by the student. Writing a bachelor thesis will improve the theoretical and analytical skills needed to work as an economist, including the ability to formulate a research question. The thesis is to be presented and discussed at a public seminar at the end of the course.
75 credits in economics whereof 15 credits bachelor courses (G2F), and 15 credits method courses (for example statistics or mathematics). Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.
Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.
Application deadline was
19 April 2022.
Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens.