The North East Doctoral Training Centre has available between 34 and 38 fully-funded awards for students commencing their postgraduate studies at either the universities of Durham or Newcastle. Find out more.
Welcome to Economics and Finance at Durham University.
We have a world class reputation for research and teaching; our research is broad ranging and far reaching and includes theoretical and applied economics, economic growth and policy, behavioural economics and finance, and accounting. Many of our experts are leaders in their fields.
We offer degree programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate level:
Being an undergraduate in Economics is exciting, challenging and rewarding! Here you can find out how to apply for our BSc programmes, learn more about the modules you can study and access a wealth of other information, useful once you are here. Find out more>>
The Department of Economics is among the top choices of graduate students wishing to study Economics and Finance to Masters level. The programme provides a rigorous training in modern economics essential for professional economists involved in applied work, while providing an ideal background for PhD entry.
The doctoral programme aims to train economists to conduct research of high academic merit and to make original contributions to the subject. With its reputation for attracting leading academics the department provides a stimulating environment for study and research.
Durham University Business School
Mill Hill Lane
Durham DH1 3LB
Tel: +44 (0)191 334 5200
The Department has an active research seminar series.