Taught course


University of Cambridge · Faculty of Economics

Entry requirements

Applicants for this course should have achieved a UK High II.i Honours Degree or its international equivalent. Applications are considered as they are received (rolling admissions), but borderline applications are put on 'hold' until all applications have been assessed. 'Hold' applications are assessed as a gathered field in April; applicants will be notified if their application is in the 'hold' category.

Months of entry


Course content

The MPhil in Economics is a one-year master’s degree that runs from mid-September to late July. This degree is specifically aimed at candidates who are interested in undertaking a master’s degree that will give them the technical training required to undertake a career as a professional economist working for, say, the UK Government Economic Service or an economics consultancy.

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Qualification and course duration


full time
10 months

Course contact details

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