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Economics 

University of Bristol

Ph.D. On Campus
48 months
Duration
18900 GBP/year
4475 GBP/year
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About

The Economics programme from University of Bristol carries out research into most of the major fields of economics. It has a distinctive focus and reputation, combining high-level advances in economic theory, structural modelling and econometrics with innovative research in public policy.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The quality of the department's research has been evident in the most recent research assessments. In the Times Higher Education analysis of the latest Research Excellence Framework, the Department of Economics was ranked sixth in the UK, with a high proportion of its research activity rated in the top category.

Careers

Many of our PhD graduates pursue careers in research, in academia or elsewhere. The Economics programme from University of Bristol  also provides you with a sound basis for careers in finance, business management, public service or teaching. 

Programme Structure

Research areas included:

  • Econometrics
  • Eonomic theory
  • Labour economics
  • Macroeconomics, growth and development
  • Public organisation and applied microeconomics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 84 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We welcome applications for admission at any time of year, though early application is advised.

Language

English
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Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The standard entry route into the PhD is from the MRes Economics programme, conditional on academic results and the availability of supervision. 
  • Candidates with an MRes or MPhil Economics degree from another institution, or a very strong MSc Economics or equivalent degree, can also be considered for direct entry into the PhD programme. Applicants whose master's-level studies have been outside Europe, the US and Canada are strongly recommended to provide GRE scores.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18900 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    4475 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4475 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • UK: part-time£2,238
  • Channel Islands/Isle of Man: full-time£9,475

Funding

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