As a postgraduate research economist at Reading, you will join a vibrant community, working alongside a thriving group of early-career and experienced researchers.
Discover our PhD opportunities, projects and supervisors. We offer flexible modes of study designed to fit your needs. We are interested in good ideas in any area of economics.
Take a look at what we can offer you here.
And what current PhD economics students are working on now.
Check out our PhD Programme Guide.
Why study a phd with us?
We have several research clusters and centres that you can contribute to. Find out more.
How to apply
Find out more information on how to apply on the University of Reading's Graduate School website.
Fees and funding
PhD fees can vary according to where you are from, whether you study full or part-time, and where you are based during your degree. You can find out more about fees here.
How We support you
Throughout your time with us, we provide support in a number of areas, not just academic.
Find out about career paths and the recent placements of our graduating PhD students.
If innovation is business gold, how can it be encouraged? An alumna of Reading's doctoral economics programme, Dr Shamsa Al Sheibani investigates what attracts and what may deter this elusive asset.
Read more about Dr Shamsa Al Sheibani's story here.