University of Exeter: Economics (Pathway to PhD)

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This two-year programme is intended for anyone wishing to pursue a PhD in economics or any other related social sciences. The programme is designed to be in line with world class research methods training programmes.

You will acquire a variety of skills, including the research method expertise used at the forefront of current developments in economics and be exposed to topical cutting-edge applied research.

This programme will provide you with substantial training. In year one you will cover formal training of core subjects combined with the software and econometric techniques needed to carry out empirical work. In year two, you will take classes related to your area of research to provide more in-depth training and to put you at the forefront of the current state of research in the field

Master of Research - MRes

University of Exeter
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The world of work is rapidly changing and the skills required for the future are ever evolving. Our innovative postgraduate programmes at University of Exeter Business School have been designed to prepare you to succeed in a changing global workplace, with research led teaching, industry informed content and hands-on experience.

Our dedication to our students, teaching and research, has been recognised by the three leading international accreditation bodies, AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB. The prestigious ‘Triple Crown’ accreditation is held by less than one hundred business school globally, placing Exeter among the very ...

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