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I am currently studying economics for A level and really enjoying it. I want to do it for university but I have been told that the course involves a lot of maths. I achieved a grade 6 for maths at GCSE.
Does a BA economics degree involve lots of maths?
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Not a huge amount, no.
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Yes, economics at university is necessarily mathematical, and most economics degrees require A-level Maths. Those that don't often require an A or A* (or equivalent) in GCSE Maths, and even if they don't they will teach you the A-level Maths material on the degree.

If you are not confident you can do A-level Maths content (and beyond) routinely throughout a degree, you should not do economics at degree level. You may find an economics adjacent course, such as politics/political economy/geography more suited to your interests if so.
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BA does not involve that much maths, it still will involve it a little, but the teachers should provide adequate support
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