Here you'll find information on our degree programme and a handy overview of the School of Economics, including our research, societies and support services.
Information on hybrid teaching at the School of Economics
Workload details across the four years of the economics degree
Years 1 & 2 (Pre-Honours)
Your undergraduate degree in economics will cover a comprehensive range of subjects, equipping you for further study and professional life.
Years 3 & 4 (Honours)
The last two years of your economics degree offer opportunity for deeper study of essential themes learned in the first two years.
Details of possible subject combinations for a joint honours degree with Economics
A summary of student support services available from the School of Economics and the University.
What is Economics?
Help in understanding what economics is and the research we do in the school.
We are very lucky to have vibrant and active student societies that are at the core to our student community.
You have an opportunity to spend your third year studying abroad, with a wide variety of destinations in Europe, America, Australia and Asia to choose from.
Planning your career
The University of Edinburgh is listed as one of the best in the world for the international mobility of its students.