Ph.D. On Campus


Heriot-Watt University

36 months
15360 GBP/year
4380 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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We also have expertise in the area of Development Economics right from household behaviour through to wider demographic issues, as well as Macro and Monetary Economics, notably monetary policy. The Economics programme is offered by Heriot-Watt University.


Economics research at Heriot-Watt is focused around our two research centres:

  • The Spatial Economics and Econometrics Centre (SEEC)
  • The Centre for Energy Economics Research and Policy (CEERP)

Research projects

In addition to our research on economics of transition, our other research areas include

Research in industrial economics Labour economics research includes the informal sector and labour markets in developing and transition countries. The Economics programme is offered by Heriot-Watt University.

Programme Structure

Research projects:

  • Applied Econometrics
  • Development Economics
  • Energy Economics
  • Industrial Economics
  • Macroeconomics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic Transcripts and Degree Certificates
  • Research Proposal
  • Funding Information
  • References

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15360 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15360 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4380 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4380 GBP per year during 36 months.


  • Home / EU: £2,190
  • Overseas: £7,680

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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