Economics (Research) 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.

  • Qualification

    Master of Research - MRes

  • Study mode


  • Location

    Clifton Campus

  • Start date

    September 2018

  • Duration

    1 year

Course details


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. (

Entry requirements

A good MSc degree (or equivalent qualification) in economics. Consideration may also be given to students with exceptional academic performance at undergraduate level.

See international equivalent qualifications on the International Office website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £7,100 Year 1
EU £7,100 Year 1
International £16,000 Year 1
England £7,100 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7,100 Year 1
Scotland £7,100 Year 1
Wales £7,100 Year 1

Additional fee information

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