Queen's University Belfast

Queen's University Belfast

Economics

Research areas include: economics of networks and institutions: institutional and relational economics; social networks; strategic formation of coalitions and networks; economic history: banking crises; crime and conflict; political economy; methodology and history of economics. Empirical economics and econometrics: behavioural and experimental economics; economics of education; financial econometrics; labour economics and economics of social policy; panel data. Development economics and economic growth: Demography and economic growth; entrepreneurship; long-run development.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent; a diploma or equivalent qualification may be considered; applicants whose 1st language is not English are required to have either obtained their degree in a majority English speaking country or to have achieved a suitable IELTS (score of 7.0 overall with at least 5.5 in each individual component) or TOEFL qualification.

Assessment methods

Thesis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,280 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 4 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,280 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 3 years

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Queen's University Management School
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