University of Bristol

Economics

The Department of Economics carries out research into most of the major fields of economics. It has a distinctive focus and reputation, combining high-level advances in economic theory, structural modelling and econometrics with innovative research in public policy. The quality of the department's research has been evident in the most recent research assessments. In the Times Higher Education analysis of the latest Research Excellence Framework (2014), the Department of Economics was ranked sixth in the UK, with a high proportion of its research activity rated in the top category.

Entry requirements

Doctor of Philosophy - PhD: A master's degree or equivalent, with good results, in economics or a related quantitative subject. Applicants whose master's-level studies have been outside Europe, the US and Canada are strongly recommended to provide GRE scores. See international equivalent qualifications on the International Office website.

Sponsorship information

The Faculty of Social Sciences and Law has an allocation of 1+3 and +3 ESRC scholarships. Please visit the school website for more information.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 4,300 per Year 1 (EU) 4 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 4,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 9,300 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 4 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 17,100 per Year 1 (International) 4 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 4,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 4,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 4,300 per Year 1 (England) 4 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2019 2,150 per Year 1 (Wales) 7 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2019 2,150 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 7 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2019 2,150 per Year 1 (England) 7 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2019 2,150 per Year 1 (EU) 7 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2019 2,150 per Year 1 (Scotland) 7 Years

Campus details

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

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