Research course

Economics

Institution
Cardiff University · Cardiff Business School
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

Students applying to pursue a specialist PhD in Economics must have a masters’ degree in Economics (or its equivalent) and an interest in pursuing in-depth research in an appropriate area.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This 4-year programme includes 2 years of research training (MSc Economics and MRes in Advanced Economics).

We offer a full range of expertise, but the following areas are of particular strength:

  • Labour Economics
  • Macroeconomic Theory and Applications
  • Regional Economics (especially Wales)
  • International Trade and Finance
  • Econometrics, Theory and Forecasting
  • Finance
  • Economic History

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English are normally expected to have reached a minimum IELTS score of 7.0 (writing scored 7.0, with no subscore less than 6.5).

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
48 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgradenquiries@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)29 2087 0084