Taught course


University of Bristol · School of Economics, Finance and Management

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Entry requirements

A good MSc degree (or international equivalent) in economics or in a very quantitative discipline (eg mathematics, physics, chemistry, engineering, computer science).

Consideration may also be given to students with exceptional academic performance at undergraduate level (strong upper second-class honours with a final average of 65 per cent or above) in an economics degree with a strong quantitative component or in a very quantitative discipline.

Months of entry


Course content

The MRes in Economics is an intensive one-year taught programme that provides advanced training in economics and econometrics. It is primarily designed for students who are interested in going on to further study at PhD level, and emphasises the knowledge and skills needed for PhD research.

The Department of Economics has an international reputation for research excellence. Faculty members regularly publish in top international journals, and the department is continuing to expand its activity.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MRes
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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