Ph.D. On Campus


Emory University

60 months
43800 USD/year
43800 USD/year
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The Economics program of Emory University puts students on the intellectual frontier of the economic discipline by introducing them to the leading-edge theories and techniques. This training allows students to actively investigate research questions of particular interest and importance to them.


Program Features

Students in the Economics program of Emory University will have:

  • Distinguished faculty eager to mentor students
  • Financial support including generous annual stipend and full tuition scholarship
  • Low student-to-faculty ratio with small interactive classes
  • Reside in Atlanta and enjoy the benefits of a major city
  • Research opportunities at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Training in the most current and advanced quantitative methods, critical to research in the focus areas of Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Health Economics, and Econometrics

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Economic Reasoning
  • Macroeconomic Theory 
  • Probability Theory & Statistical Inference
  • Econometric Methods
  • Quantitative Methods 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines




55 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of Purpose
  • Verbal, quantitative, and analytical scores on the GRE (GRE is optional for Fall admissions)
  • TOEFL or IELTS score for non-native English speakers
  • Academic Record (Note: We require copies of all transcripts; however, the transcripts can be unofficial copies from the school on school letterhead. You will only be asked to submit official transcripts if you are admitted into the program.)
  • Three to four Letters of Recommendations
  • Previous training in economics
  • Previous training in mathematics and statistics (including calculus, linear algebra, econometrics, mathematical economics)
  • If available, evidence of scholarly research and publications

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21900 USD per semester during 60 months.
  • National

    43800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21900 USD per semester during 60 months.

Living costs for Atlanta

1213 - 2208 USD /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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