School of Economics

Teaching & research excellence

Subject benchmarks, programme specifications, and learning and teaching strategies, as well as our commitment to accessible learning.

The School of Economics is committed to excellence in teaching, learning and research. This commitment is directly supported by activities and processes to assure and enhance academic quality and maintain standards.

School quality processes take place in the context of the University's overall quality assurance framework, which can be found on the Quality Unit website.

Quality Unit



The MA in Economics and Accounting is an accredited degree.

Collaborative provision

We are part of the Scottish Graduate Programme in Economics (SGPE) and the Scottish Institute for Research in Economics (SIRE).

Programme specifications

Specifications for our undergraduate programmes are available through the DRPS.

Learning and teaching strategies

Links to College and University learning and teaching strategies.

Accessible learning

We are committed to ensuring the accessibility of our curriculum.