The MPhil/PhD programme provides an opportunity to undertake original research into a wide variety of areas; the department has a strong international research reputation, covering all mainstream fields of economics; the department has a lively PhD community, and both team and individual research; the emphasis is on involving PhD students in departments areas of expertise, providing them with a strong environment in which to pursue their research, and encouraging and helping with publication; students are also encouraged to present their work both within the department and at international conferences.
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
University of Bath
Assessment includes thesis of 60,000 words for MPhil or 90,000 words for PhD.
Academic requirements: A strong academic background in a field relevant to the proposed research: specifically, a 2.1 or higher Bachelor's degree (or equivalent). Applicants should also have, or expect to have by the beginning of the course a Master's degree (or equivalent) in economics or in a related area. A strong performance at the Master's level may compensate for a weaker one at the Bachelor’s level. Students may apply to 1 of the department’s Master's programmes prior to commencing a research degree. English Language requirements: IELTS 7.0 (with not less than 6.5 in each of the 4 components); PTE Academic of 69 with no less than 62 in any component.
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Full-time ESRC studentships and University of Bath stipends are available.