Research course

Economics

Institution
University of Edinburgh · Business School
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

A UK masters degree with distinction, or its international equivalent, in economics.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our PhD programme enables you to pursue your academic interests, and learn the latest methods in research, while providing you with thorough training in modern economics.

We have an impressive history of high rankings for our postgraduate research. In the most recent Research Assessment Exercise, 25% of our research was judged world-leading in its originality, significance and rigour, while a further 45% was judged internationally excellent.

There are 34 staff members and around 30 PhD students. Profiles of all our economics staff and students are available on the economics website:

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Administrator
Email
economics.pg.admissions@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)131 651 1764