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Awards and Prizes


The Department of Economics has the following prizes and awards which are bestowed on Postgraduates each academic year.

Postgraduate Student Prizes

  • £100 Examiners' Prize for the best performance across the MSc in Economics, MSc Economics and International Financial Economics and MSc Behavioural and Economic Science (Economics Track)
  • £100 Dissertation Prize for the best MSc dissertation
  • £100 Shiv Nath Prize for the best MSc student performance in the field of Development Economics

Please note that the Department reserves the right not to award any of these prizes in any one year.

2015/2016 Prize Winners

Examiners' Prize:
Enrico Miglino (MSc in Economics)

Dissertation Prize:
Giacomo Cattoretti (MSc in Economics)

Shiv Nath Prize:
Not awarded in 2015/2016

2014/15 prize winners

prizes(left to right) Chunwen Xiao, Ahmed Hamdy, Shinya Kotera, Lasse Stotzer and Sara Linjawi

Examiners’ Prize

  • Jasmine Koh (MSc in Economics)

Dissertation Prize

  • Ahmed Hamdy
  • Shinya Kotera
  • Lasse Stotzer
  • Chunwen Xiao

Shiv Nath Prize

  • Sara Linjawi

2013/14 prize winners

prizes(left to right) Jane Loveday, Anthony Tuckwell, Claudia Deijl and Caspar von Schenck

Examiners’ Prize

  • Anthony Tuckwell
    The Department Examiners’ Prize 2014 for outstanding performance in MSc Economics
  • Jane Loveday
    The Department Examiners’ Prize 2014 for outstanding performance in MSc Behavioural and Economic Science (Economics Track)

Dissertation Prize

  • Caspar von Schenck

Shiv Nath Prize

  • Claudia Deijl