BA International Economic Relations

Welcome to the study programme “International Economic Relations” (Bachelor’s degree), language of training is Ukrainian, English.

Globalization of the contemporary world entails a heavy demand for graduates who possess the knowledge and skills needed for working in international markets. Graduates majoring in “International Economic Relations" are professionals in the field of international commodity- monetary and financial relations, development of investment markets and investment assets, and who are able to work both in Ukraine and abroad.

The Mission of the Educational Programme “International Economic Relations” is training of specialists capable of solving complex problems characterized by the complexity and uncertainty of conditions in the field of international economic activity in general and international management and international investment activities in particular.

We incorporate European approaches and quality standards of higher education. It is the first and the only Bachelor’s programme in International Economic Relations in Ukraine which is accredited at the international level by ZEvA agency, Hannover (Germany). ZEvA’s experts have recognized its compliance with European standards and the Bologna requirements.

Here you will find information about the study programme “International Economic Relations” (Bachelor’s degree) at Alfred Nobel University (Dnipro, Ukraine).


Prof. Dr. Anatolii Zadoia

Head of of the Global Economics Department

Sicheslavska Naberezhna str., 18, Dnipro, 49000, Ukraine, of. 3308

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Programme title: International Economic Relations (Bachelor’s degree)

Qualification: Bachelor in International Economic Relations

Programme Type: Undergraduate programme

Mode of study: full time, part time

Duration: Four years

Degree awarded: Bachelor’s degree

Language of study: English (Full-time), Ukrainian (Full-time, Part-time).

Programme requirements (ECTS credits).

In accordance with the Standard on higher education set for the programme of Bachelor in International Economic Relations, 240 ECTS credits are awarded in total. The curriculum of the programme “Bachelor in International Economic Relations” incorporates: mandatory courses (144.5 ECTS credits), elective courses (70 ECTS credits). Professional training which includes internship – 16.5 ECTS credits. The Final Examination (9 ECTS credits) comprises: Qualification Exam in Business Foreign Language (1.5 ECTS credits) and Bachelor’s Thesis (7.5 ECTS credits)*.

*the ratio of credits between parts of the programme may vary slightly from year to year

Educational goals of the Programme

The programme “International Economic Relations” aims to provide students with the understanding of the principles of functioning and development of the world economy, forms of international economic relations, motivation and behaviour of the subjects of international economic relations. In addition, students are required to identify and analyse business problems and evaluate alternative solutions. The programme’s philosophy is underpinned by a commitment to developing students as independent autonomous learners, keen to pursue knowledge and understanding in and outside the classroom.

Our graduates possess specific professional competences which facilitate their effective activity in the sphere of international economic relations. They, in particular, are:

  • Ability to use a systematic approach to the analysis of patterns and trends of development of the system of international economic
  • Capacity for analysis and forecasting of dynamics of the international trade
  • Ability to collect and analyze data required for the evaluation of international competitiveness of a business
  • Ability to develop and justify the suggestions for improvement of management decisions in the sphere of foreign economic
  • Mastery of methods of analytical work related to the financial aspects of the activities of professional participants of the international financial
  • Ability to organize the work of an external economic department, conclude and carry out foreign economic operations, taking into account the criteria of legal compliance and cost
  • Ability to carry out the procedures of export/import
  • Ability to conduct research with the use of international databases on problems of international economic
  • Ability to evaluate and make decisions regarding international investment processes.
  • Command of a foreign language at a professional level and a second foreign language at the level of everyday
  • European quality of education.

Professionally Oriented Courses Offered

  • Marketing
  • Management and Administration (Basic of Management)
  • Accounting
  • Finance, Money and Credit
  • Foreign Language (Business Foreign Language)
  • International Economic Relations
  • International Marketing
  • Enterprise’s Foreign Economic Activity
  • International Finance Relations
  • International Investment Activity
  • International Trade
  • Second Foreign Language
  • Economy and Foreign Economic Activity of Ukraine
  • Economy of Foreign Countries
  • Eurointegration
  • Etiquette and Basics of International Protocol
  • Human Resources Management
  • Foreign Language (for Specific Purposes)
  • Public Relations in International Relations
  • World Economic Situation
  • Transnationalization of the World Economy
  • History of International Economic Relations
  • International Banking
  • Accounting in the Foreign Countries
  • Methodology of International Market Research
  • International Economic Law
  • Institutions of International Economic Policy
  • International Management
  • International Organizations
  • Enterprise’s Foreign Economic Activity (Operations and Contracts).

International Mobility and Double Degree Programmes

Student exchange programmes are conducted jointly with partner universities in United Kingdom, France, Poland, Spain, Turkey, Germany and others.

Career Prospects

The programme orients students to the following areas of professional career development:

- Heads of financial, economic, departments and departments of foreign economic activity;

 - Managers of international projects and programs;

 - Managers of small and medium enterprises that carry out international activities;

 - Managers in foreign trade;

 - Managers in international finance activities;

 - Researchers of international markets, consultants on foreign economic activities and management;

 - Specialists in international finance and international trade;

 - Assistant managers in foreign missions

Also many our graduates have succeeded in starting their own businesses.

Enrollment requirements

Admission Regulations of Alfred Nobel University for 2020

Enrollment requirements to study programme “International Economic Relations” (Bachelor’s degree):

For Ukrainian citizens (in Ukrainian)

For foreign citizens (in English)

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More information about the programme:

Structure of the Study Programme “International Economic Relations” (Bachelor’s degree)

The Intended Learning Outcomes for the Study Programme “International Economic Relations” (Bachelor’s degree)

The Catalogue of courses for the Study Programme “International Economic Relations” (Bachelor’s degree)

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