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Economics plays a part in every aspect of modern life, investigating the choices of consumers and corporations, groups and governments, networks and nations. It uses scientific methods to develop theoretical models of behaviour and tests intuition and empirical analysis of markets, institutions and public policy.
Economics in Numbers
We are at the forefront of economic research and education in the UK and beyond. We rank consistently near the top in all UK league tables and are 25th in the world QS Subject Rankings. Warwick has also been ranked second for research rated ‘world-leading' or ‘internationally excellent' in the most recent Research Excellence Framework. Teaching in the Department is strongly research-led, which means you’ll be learning from some of the best-known and most original academics in the UK.
2nd in the Good University Guide 2022
3rd in the Complete University Guide 2022
25th in the QS World Subject Rankings 2021
2nd in Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014
*For the proportion of research in the 2014 REF meriting the top rankings
Why Economics at Warwick?
We’re really proud of our consistently high rankings, but we know that as a top student all of your university choices will be world-renowned. So what else can Warwick offer you?
An Outstanding Student Experience
On top of an advanced education in Economics, at Warwick we offer many extra-curricular activities to enrich your student experience, including guest lectures, student conferences and social events.
Excellence in Research
We aim to engage in innovative research which extends the frontiers of the discipline, contributing to a deeper understanding of how modern economies function and how they can adapt to future challenges.
A Distinct Career Advantage
We attract students from all around the world due to our reputation for offering rigorous and exciting training, and the fact that so many employers are keen to work with our graduates.