The Economics Admissions Assessment (ECAA) is a 2-hour written exam, for students applying to Economics at Cambridge. The test is sat on 31st October 2018 and you must register separately from your UCAS application. The deadline for application to the ECAA is 15th October 2018. Your assessment centre must register you for the exam, you…
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The Economics Admissions Assessment (ECAA) is entrance exam carried out by the University of Cambridge. Many students find this daunting and are confused by how to best put together a winning application. That’s where we come in.
At UniAdmissions we support our students with a broad range of tutoring services, from ECAA Individual Tuition for students looking for tailored tutoring to online and face-to-face Intensive ECAA courses. We also offer the Ultimate ECAA book to help applicants with every step of their application – from personal statement, to admissions tests and interviews.
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The ECAA is a new test required by Cambridge for all economics applicants. It’s designed to be tricky and will have a big impact on whether you’re successful.With so much riding on it, don’t leave it to chance – get individual ECAA tuition by our Expert Oxbridge Tutors to ensure you perform to the best of your ability. With your expert ECAA tutor you will work using resources created specifically for you to ensure that you are prepared for every type of question on the day of your ECAA.
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ECAA Intensive Course
If you’re looking to improve your ECAA score in a short space of time, our ECAA course is perfect for you. The ECAA intensive course is a fully interactive seminar that guides you through sections of the ECAA, teaching you time-saving techniques and strategies to help you succeed. In this ECAA crash course, you are taught by our experienced ECAA experts, who are Cambridge Economists. This provides ideal ECAA preparation for test day. You’ll receive:
- 8 hours teaching on the course
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ECAA Practice Books
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ECAA Posts from Our Blog
The ECAA is scored similarly to most other Cambridge Admissions Tests. This means that Section 1A and Section 1B are scored on a scale of 1.0 to 9.0. Only Section 1A & 1B are scored this way because the answers are either right or wrong. With Section 2, the essay section, this is marked by…
Section 1B tests principles of advanced mathematics. You have to answer 15 questions in 40 minutes. The questions can be quite difficult and it’s easy to get bogged down. However, it’s well worth spending time preparing for this section as its possible to rapidly improve with targeted preparation. Again, let’s begin with a…
ECAA Section 1 problem solving questions are arguably the hardest to prepare for. However, there are some useful techniques you can employ to solve some types of questions from ECAA section 1 much more quickly. Before we start, try this practice question (explained answer at the end); Constructing Equations Some problems in…
Different Cambridge colleges will place different weightings on different components so its important you find out as much information about how your marks will be used by emailing the college admissions office. In general, the university will interview a high proportion of realitstic applicants so the ECAA score isn’t vital for making the interview shortlist.…