The University of Sheffield
Department of Economics
Department of Economics. Practical economics, real insights.Department of Economics. Practical economics, real insights.Department of Economics. Practical economics, real insights.

With research that's both relevant and academically rigorous, we're a department making a real impact in academia and the wider world. With teaching that stimulates and inspires, and a superb record of student satisfaction, we're one of the UK's best places to study economics.

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Undergraduate courses

Sheffield economics undergraduatesStudy with us and become a critical independent thinker with a focus on practical economics. If you learn from the best, you could become the best.

Undergraduate degrees in economics

Postgraduate degrees

Postgraduate economics studentsExplore our range of masters courses and choose the one that's right for your career plans. Or take a step further into economics and work towards your PhD at Sheffield.

Masters degrees in economics
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Postgraduates in the libraryMeet the team who are making Sheffield one of the UK's most vibrant economics departments. Discover how we're making waves in some highly relevant research areas.

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Sheffield economics student Sophie Petrie receiving the 'intern of the year' awardOur work is often in the headlines. Our students are often achieving great things. Catch up on the latest here.

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