Economics MPhil

Birkbeck, University of London

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The MPhil/PhD in Economics will train you to conduct research of a high academic standard and to make original contributions to the subject. The degree involves both coursework and research training, but its major component is the preparation of a substantial research thesis. The thesis should demonstrate a sound understanding of the main issues in the area and add to existing knowledge. Economics at Birkbeck has acquired an excellent reputation, not only for the quality of its research but... READ MORE

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Full time | Birkbeck, University of London | 1 year | OCT-19, J..

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72nd / 131
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125th
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59th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-19, JA...
OCT-19, JAN-20, APR-20
Full Time
1 year

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More info: Full-time home/EU students: £4260 pa, the tuition fee indicated here is for 2018/19. The tuition fee for 2019/20 is subject to an inflationary increase..

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Birkbeck, University of London
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Birkbeck, part of the University of London, offers nearly 300 taught and research postgraduate programmes across arts and humanities, business and economics, law, science and social science. As an evening teaching specialist, Birkbeck offers its taught postgrad courses between 6-9pm, with some courses available through distance learning. As with undergraduate courses, postgrads can study full-time or part-time. Home to 44 research and specialist institutes, Birkbeck is the sixth largest provider of taught postgrad courses for UK and EU students - some 30% of its 12,000-plus students are on postgrad programmes. Around 90% of its academics are active in research, and many are renowned in their fields.

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Birkbeck, University of London

Malet Street
Bloomsbury
Camden
WC1E 7HX United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Goodge Street  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Euston   0.5 miles away

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