The University of Southampton
Social Sciences: EconomicsPart of Social Sciences

Now, more than ever, we need to understand how money markets work at a global and local level. Economists at Southampton examine many aspects of the complex financial transactions that control our lives, producing research with relevance to both the discipline and policymakers, much of which has international impact.

World-leading research

We are proud of our reputation for cutting-edge research. Our research strength ranges across the core areas of the discipline.

Postgraduate Open Day

Join us on Wednesday 22nd November 2017 to find out what it's really like to study at Southampton.

Speak directly to staff and students on campus and learn about our courses and world-class facilities, funding opportunities and much more.

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The credibility of science

Employing social sciences for a bias-free approach


Facilities for economics students

Economics at Southampton have recently invested in a suite of Bloomberg terminals identical to those used in the city

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“I have managed to secure a five year graduate training contract with PwC to qualify as a Chartered Accountant and Management Consultant. Southampton’s reputation and strong links with employers certainly helped me to secure this in the extremely competitive graduate job market.”

Tom Scowsill - BSc Economics

International scholarships

Our international scholarships are offered to self-funding international students with excellent qualifications

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