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Econometrics PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships for UK Students in the UK

We have 19 Econometrics PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships for UK Students in the UK

A PhD in Econometrics involves the application of statistical methods to economic data to give deeper insights into the functioning of the economy.

What's it like to study a PhD in Econometrics?

Using statistical methods, you will apply your data-analysis skills to a range of areas in economics like finance, public policy, and insurance. You will eventually produce an extended thesis that will make an orginal contribution to the field of Econometrics.

Some popular research topics in Econometrics include:

  • Financial risk and pricing
  • Quantitative finance
  • Statistical methods in social sciences
  • The popular applications of machine learning in finance
  • Mathematical finance
  • Data analysis in health and social care

Most PhD programmes in Econometrics to be defend your thesis in an oral viva examination at the end of your programme.

You may also have the option to combine your PhD with some teaching responsibilities.

Entry requirements

A PhD in Econometrics will usually require you to have a 2:1 undergraduate degree in a relevant subject. You will also need to show that you have the required level of proficiency in the official academic language of your programme.

PhD in Econometrics funding options

A PhD in Econometrics will usually have funding attached to it, meaning that successful applicants will be provided with a tuition fee waiver and a living cost stipend. It may also be possible to self-fund a PhD in Econometrics through a combination of the UK doctoral loan and external funding sources such as support from a charity or trust, or a university scholarship.

PhD in Econometrics careers

A PhD in Econometrics prepares you for a career in finance, data analytics, and actuarial science. You may also choose to pursue an academic career and eventually join a research department in a university.

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4-year GTFs studentship for Economics PhD students

The University of Liverpool Management School (ULMS) is inviting applications from national and international prospective Economics PhD candidates with an outstanding academic achievement and research potential, for a number of 4-year Graduate Teaching Fellow (GTF) studentships starting in the 2024/25 academic year. Read more

To bid or not to bid : Behaviour economics of the search and bidding process in residential real estate.

  Research Group: Architecture, Built Environment and Planning
73% of people living in the NI are owner occupied (NISRA,2021). It is a significant financial and personal decision to buy a home and the largest single purchase most people make in their lifetime. Read more

The University of Exeter Business School MRes + PhD Scholarships for Black British researchers

The University of Exeter Business School trains world-class researchers who will shape how we understand and respond to the most important societal challenges. Read more
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Spatial Housing Market Spillovers in the UK

The housing market is undoubtedly an important contributor to both the UK economy and people’s quality of life and well-being. Changes in house prices can affect many stakeholders in the market, including homeowners. Read more

The potential of local action to address structural determinants of health inequalities: A PhD fellowship

Public health practice and efforts to improve the social determinants of health inequalities operate within a climate characterised by multiple and intersecting crises including the ongoing effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, global financial insecurities and climate change. . Read more

Overcoming human barriers to uptake of condition scoring in the beef industry

Funding. This PhD project is part of a competition funded by SRUC. This opportunity is open to UK and International students and provides funding to cover tuition fees at the UK rate, plus a stipend to support living costs. Read more

Funded PhD Opportunity: Pioneering Time Series Analysis Through Self-Normalisation

About the project. Techniques and Overview. In the intricate world of statistical analysis, accurately understanding the variance of temporally correlated data is crucial for reliable conclusions. Read more

The Role of Emotions in Economics and Politics

The Project. As polarisation is on the rise in a number of (especially European) countries, the role of emotions becomes central in the debate about economy and democracy. Read more

Economic, Social and Spatial Effects of Remote Work

The Project. The times of COVID-19 pandemic have seen an unprecedented increase in the remote working arrangements. This phenomenon comes with new opportunities, but also significant challenges and uncertainties. Read more

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