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Economics

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

Ph.D. On Campus
72 months
Duration
32588 USD/year
32588 USD/year
17486 USD/year
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About

Economics from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) includes internationally recognized scholars in economic theory, econometrics, and all the major applied fields. These outstanding scholars form one of the foremost departments of economics in the world.

Overview

Economics from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) combines rigorous work in economic theory and careful study of real-world problems and institutions. 

Careers

The Ph.D. Program in Economics at UCLA prepares students for careers as economists in academia, business and government. Graduates from this program work at major universities around the world, national and international government agencies, banks, research centers and in private businesses. Some of our graduates have achieved great prominence, such as William Sharpe, who earned both his B.A. and Ph.D. degrees at UCLA, and was co-recipient of the 1990 Nobel Prize in Economics for his work on the capital asset pricing model.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Mathematical Methods in Economics 
  • Microeconomics: Theory of the Firm and Consumer
  • Macroeconomics: Dynamics and Growth Theory
  • Probability and Statistics for Econometrics
  • Microeconomics: Game Theory with Asymmetric Information and Applications
  • Mathematical Methods in Economics
  • Macroeconomics: Business Cycles

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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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Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
B
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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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

  • Your statement of purpose 
  • The Personal Statement 
  • An overall scholastic average of B (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) or better is required, or its equivalent if the letter grade system is not used, and in any post-baccalaureate study.
  • English Proficiency
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Academic Records
  • GRE Scores 
  • Resume/CV 
  • Application Fee 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32588 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32588 USD per year and a duration of 72 months.
  • National

    32588 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32588 USD per year and a duration of 72 months.
  • In-State

    17486 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17486 USD per year and a duration of 72 months.

Funding

 

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