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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    Dundee City Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    4 years

Course summary

Economic Studies (School of Business), has a reputation for research excellence, having hosted talented academics including the 1991 Economics Nobel Prize winner – Ronald Coase. Research conducted by the department is diverse, but with focus around empirical and policy-oriented content. The department also has a history of good PhD placements. The department participates in the Crieff PhD programme (involving other Scottish Universities).

To read more on their research interests and actives, please visit the School's Research pages.

Research Fields

The department has competence and expertise in the following fields:

  • Agricultural and Environmental Economics
  • Behavioural Economics and Finance
  • Business and Economic History
  • Health Economics
  • International Trade
  • Labour Economics
  • Macro-Finance

Who can supervise my thesis?

The school provides you with a first and second supervisor, whose research interests will align with your proposed research. You will be meeting with your supervisors at regular intervals, who will provide useful advice. You are encouraged to check the research interests of potential supervisors and their relevant works before submitting an application.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
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£ 18,950per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Dundee

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  • Campus address

    University of Dundee, Nethergate, Dundee, Dundee, City Of, DD1 4HN, Scotland

With over 16,000 students and 3,000 staff representing around 150 different countries across the world, the University of Dundee is a truly global institution.
Dundee offers a wide range of disciplines within a friendly and integrated community, to create a unique student experience.
A range of scholarships are available to help international students get the most from their studies.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    35th out of 78 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 233
    166 75%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    81 81%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.91 78%



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