Research course

Economics

Institution
University of East Anglia · School of Economics
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

For entry on to the MPhil or PhD programme, we would normally expect an applicant to hold a 2:1 honours degree or equivalent, and a good Masters degree or equivalent, in a relevant subject. For entry on to the MA by Research programme, we would normally expect an applicant to hold a 2:1 honours degree or equivalent, in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

The current research themes for supervision in economics are:

  • Behavioural determinants of terrorism.
  • Coalition formation and collective decision-making within business and finance networks.
  • Environmental policy and firm performance.
  • Information processing and procedural models of decision-making in strategic environments.
  • Origins and consequences of conflict.
  • Social norms in large, modern societies.
  • Team incentives and organisational behaviour.
  • Understanding the effects of global value chains on employment and growth.

https://www.uea.ac.uk/economics/research-degrees

Information for international students

English entry requirements are: IELTS 7.0 overall (minimum 6.5 in all components) or equivalent qualification.

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,052 per annum
International students
£13,550 per annum

Studentships may be available for exceptional candidates. Please see https://www.uea.ac.uk/economics/research-degrees/fees-and-scholarships for further details.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

MPhil

part time
48 months
full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Research Service
Email
pgr.enquiries.admiss@uea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1603 591709