Economics at Surrey enjoys a leading international reputation and consistently strong results in research and teaching assessments.

Our Economics courses are ranked top ten in the UK by the Guardian University Guide 2018 and ranked top five in the 2016 National Student Survey.

Our Economics courses

Undergraduate courses

Postgraduate Study (Taught)

Postgraduate Study (Research)

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and Short Courses

Why study Economics at Surrey?

My Surrey experience - Thomas Speed, BSc Economics

Find out why Thomas enjoys studying economics and how he makes the most of Surrey’s sports clubs and facilities.

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Alumni - Dr Oona Nanka-Bruce, MSc Energy Economics and Policy

"Taking the course has been one of the most fulfilling things I have done in my life."

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My Surrey experience - Camilla Spearing, MSc Economics

"The quality of the Economics department and its high ranking in the league tables is what attracted me to study my Masters here."

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I very much enjoyed the variety of modules on offer, but the course is not only about theory. I had the great opportunity to work for a London-based firm in my Professional Training year, and this proved to be an invaluable life-learning experience.

Gaia Stigliani, Economics graduate

Your future in economics

Recent graduates from the School of Economics have entered employment with organisations such as:

  • Coutts & Co
  • Gam Hedge Funds
  • HSBC
  • Lloyds TSB
  • State Street Bank

Graduate profile – Marianna Papatriantafyllou, Risk Systems Manager at HSBC Holdings PLC

Discover how Surrey’s MSc Business, Economics and Finance programme has fuelled Marianna’s passion for finance and helped boost her career.

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Economics accreditation

All of our Masters programmes and research degrees enjoy ‘1+3’, ‘3’ and CASE Economic & Social Research Council recognition.

Why Surrey?

Why we chose Surrey

Our students explain why they decided to come to Surrey and share what they love about living and studying here.

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Surrey in a single word

We challenged our students to sum up the University of Surrey using just one word.

Discover what they said.

2,300+ partner organisations

Over the past five years, more than 2,300 partner organisations have worked with us to give students valuable experience in the professional environment.

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