University of Bristol

University of Bristol


This is a fast-track, nine-month programme that provides rigorous training in core skills in analytical economics and econometrics, as well as allowing some specialisation in chosen areas of the subject. It is intended for graduates whose first degree did not focus on economics. It is a free-standing qualification, enabling graduates to seek employment in economics-related fields. For graduates intending to pursue further study, the programme is designed to meet entrance requirements for postgraduate programmes at Master's level or higher.

Entry requirements

An upper second-class degree (or international equivalent). Entrance qualifications must include a significant mathematical/statistical component, either at degree level or a minimum of grade A at A-level Mathematics (or equivalent). Candidates should supply details of high school qualifications when applying.

See international equivalent qualifications on the International Office website.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Graduate Diploma Full-time September 2016 - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Tyndall Avenue, Bristol Bristol BS8 1TH South West

Key information

Graduate Diploma Co-ordinator
Telephone number: 
0117 331 0500