Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree and a merit award at master's level, or international equivalent, in a relevant subject. If you don't have a master's degree there is a wide range of programmes for you to choose from in Newcastle University Business School.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Our Economics PhD programme in London aims to develop rigorous scholars who can advance both academic knowledge and business practice. The programme at our industry immersive London campus gives you the skills to succeed in a knowledge-intensive environment; and to open greater depth to your professional and personal life.

Our research is organised into 15 research centres and groups. Each of these involves externally funded research, international collaboration and the active involvement of doctoral students. A brief outline of some of the disciplines is outlined below.

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Information for international students

To study this course you need to meet our Band 9 English Language requirements: Direct Entry: IELTS 7.0 overall (with 6.5 in writing and a minimum of 6.0 in all other sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.

Fees and funding

See Prospectus online.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Katie Maddocks
Email
pgadmissions@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)203 752 2425