Lancaster�s Department of Economics offers an active and stimulating research environment in which PhD students play an important part. As a PhD student in the Department you will be working within a high-quality research-active environment and a UK university with a world-class reputation for excellence in teaching and research. Study is possible on a full- or part-time basis, and we currently supervise around 20 students on our PhD programme in Economics. PhD students form an integral part of the research environment and participate fully in departmental activities.
To qualify for our graduate level programmes, we require a minimum of a 2.1 Honours degree or the equivalent in the disciplines specified in the programme. Not all our degrees require business and management background and we consider applicants from a variety of degree programmes such as psychology, sociology, history, linguistics and engineering. A Masters degree with 65 per cent overall and 65 per cent in the dissertation element is required. For all programmes (taught Masters programmes and PhD) our standard English language requirements apply of IELTS 7.0, with no element less than 6.0.
These include original research and thesis.
Partial funding support available for exceptional candidates from Departmental and University sources; ESRC recognition.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,900 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 12,620 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,900 per Academic year (EU fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 1,950 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 7,930 per Academic year (overseas fees)||4 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 1,950 per Academic year (EU fees)||4 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lancaster University||Lancaster||LA1 4YW||North West|