University of Bristol


The MRes in Economics is an intensive one-year taught programme that provides advanced training in economics and econometrics. It is designed for students who are interested in going on to further study at PhD level, and emphasises the knowledge and skills needed for PhD research. The School of Economics, Finance and Management has an international reputation for research excellence. Faculty members in the school regularly publish in top international journals and the school is expanding following substantial recent success in research funding applications.

Entry requirements

A good Master's degree (or equivalent) in economics. Consideration of students with exceptional academic performance at undergraduate level may be possible.

Course modules

You will study eight core units, split between teaching blocks one and two. The final part of the MRes is a dissertation of up to 15,000 words, individually supervised by a member of staff from the economics department. Visit our programme catalogue for full details of the structure and unit content of our MRes in Economics. (


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2018 GBP 16,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2018 GBP 7,100 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Clifton Campus BS8 1TH South West

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