University of Bristol

University of Bristol

Economics and Public Policy

This programme is for students wishing to pursue careers as economists in the public sector or as academic researchers in the field of public sector economics. The programme builds on substantial research strengths within the School of Economics, Finance and Management. The School houses the Centre for Market and Public Organisation (CMPO), you will be an active participant in the research activity of the CMPO. You will attend the regular research seminars of the CMPO and undertake dissertations in areas under the supervision of senior CMPO staff.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in economics.

Course modules

Core modules: applied economics; econometrics; macroeconomics; microeconomics; applied public policy analysis; public organisation; plus 2 from: advanced macroeconomics; advanced microeconomics; microeconometrics; time-series econometrics; topics in development economics; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

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

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