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Ph.D. On Campus

Economics

University of Kentucky

48 months
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About

As a student in our PhD in Economics program at University of Kentucky, you will study with faculty who are experts in their fields, work with bright and capable students, and obtain a vast amount of knowledge of your field.

Overview

Our PhD program in Economics at University of Kentucky is designed so that the motivated student can make steady progress toward the PhD degree.

Key Features 

  • Admissions are competitive. 
  • To be considered for the PhD in Economics program, the applicant must meet the admission guidelines of the Graduate School and Gatton College of Business and Economics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Microeconomic Theory
  • Macroeconomic Theory
  • Neoclassical Microeconomic Theory
  • Advanced Macroeconomic Theory
  • Research Methods and Procedures
  • Environmental and Health Economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • resume;
  • 1-2 page personal essay about why you want to attend graduate school in economics;
  • GRE scores taken within the last 5 years (self-reported scores are fine, but official scores are required to enroll and must match self-reported);
  • TOEFL scores if English is not your native language;
  • transcripts from all institutions attended after high school (scanned copies are fine, but official transcripts are required to enroll and must match);
  • 2 or 3 confidential letters of recommendation (you submit the contact information; the letter writers submit their letters directly)

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Lexington-Fayette

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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