Economics (Research) University of Bristol


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 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.

  • Qualification

    Doctor of Philosophy - PhD

  • Study mode


  • Location

    Clifton Campus

  • Start date

    October 2018

  • Duration

    4 years

Entry requirements

A master's degree or equivalent, with good results in economics or a related quantitative subject.

See international equivalent qualifications on the International Office website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,235 Year 1
EU £4,235 Year 1
International £16,300 Year 1
England £4,235 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4,235 Year 1
Scotland £4,235 Year 1
Wales £4,235 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Sponsorship information

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

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