Applicants must normally hold, or be studying for, a master’s degree, but applicants with a first class honours degree without a master’s would be considered on an individual basis.
Months of entry
January, October, July, April
The School of Management has a thriving community of doctoral students and provides a supportive and friendly environment in which to pursue PhD studies in economics research.
The economics department has research strengths in most areas of economics, particularly macro, micro, development and labour economics. Swansea’s research strengths are underpinned by specialised research centres and successful research grant applications.
Student participation at conferences and internal institutional arrangements helps to build a strong sense of being part of a dynamic group of young economists, which will contribute to the next generation of leading economists.
Information for international students
Non-native English speakers will need a recent IELTS test with an overall score of at least 6.5 (with no individual component below 6.5).
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- School of Management
- +44 (0)1792 205678