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Social Sciences: EconomicsPart of Social Sciences

Postgraduate Entry Requirements

Postgraduate taught programmes (MSc)
We welcome applications from students who have, or expect to have, a good undergraduate degree in economics (upper second-class or higher) or equivalent.

Graduate Record Examination (GRE)  If you have taken the GRE, please provide details of your scores under section 6 of the application form as this will facilitate the processing of your application.

Postgraduate research programmes (MPhil/PhD)
Applicants should have, or expect to have, a masters degree in economics or econometrics.

English language requirements
If your first language or language of education is not English, we will ask you to show evidence of fluency in the use of English. For all of our postgraduate programmes we require a level of IELTS 6.5. For details of other English language tests which we accept, please see the International students section of our website where you will find a list of approved tests.

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“What's most important is that the Division ranks very highly in the UK. It is widely recognised for the high quality of both its research and teaching.”

Hairong Mu - MPhil/PhD in Economics

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