Taught course

Economics MRes

University of Exeter · Business School

Entry requirements

A good honours degree in a related discipline from a recognised university.

Months of entry


Course content

The programme provides students with substantial training in a range of research techniques and methods used in economics, and an appreciation of their theoretical underpinnings. Students develop critical thinking skills through specialist economics options. In addition, the research-based dissertation will enable them to develop a critical academic argument on your chosen topic, with the support of a supervisor.

By pursuing this programme, students learn how to implement research techniques to critically evaluate economic problems and research debates.

Information for international students

We warmly welcome international students to all three of our beautiful campuses. At present 4,000 students from over 130 countries contribute to a thriving international community. Details of our academic and English language requirements, along with details of English language support can be found on our website.

Fees and funding

The University of Exeter invests significantly in a range of funding opportunities for talented prospective postgraduates. Please visit Funding for further details. Here you can search our database for funding opportunities suitable for your area of interest.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Business School Postgraduate Admissions Officer
+44 (0) 1392 723246