University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Economics

The school is interested in the following research areas: econometrics; economic theory; money, macroeconomics and finance; political economy and economic policy; trade, energy and environment.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree and a Master's degree with at least UK Merit level in economics or a related subject with relevant mathematical and statistical techniques; English language requirements may apply for international applicants.

Course modules

Components of the course include research methods in economics, a literature survey, a detailed research proposal, plus a thesis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,680 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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Key information

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Postgraduate Admissions
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0121 414 5488