Created in 1965, the same year as The University of Warwick itself, the Department of Economics has become widely regarded as one of the top economics departments in the UK and Europe.
In just over 50 years since its founding, the department has rocketed to the forefront of both economic research and education in the UK and beyond.
Ranked in the Top 10
We have consistently remained firmly in the 'top 10' for a number of years in leading UK subject league tables, demonstrating our reputation as one of the leading Economics departments in the UK. Globally, we are currently ranked 28th in the QS World University Rankings for Economics and Econometrics, published in 2019.