School of Economics

Prospective postgraduates

Our postgraduate programmes offer rigorous training in the skills required to be a successful economist. We offer masters by coursework and a PhD by research.

 Economics Postgraduate Prospectus


MSc Programmes

Our Masters in Economics, Masters in Economics (Econometrics) and Masters in Economics (Finance) provide a thorough grounding in the latest research methods. Our programmes will prepare you for undertaking research at PhD level or for a career as a professional research economist. These University of Edinburgh degrees are taught in Edinburgh as part of the Scottish Graduate Programme in Economics.

SGPE website

Prospective PhD

We are able to supervise a wide range of research interests. A PhD with us will allow you to study your chosen topic as well as undertake additional training with the support of an active research community.