PhD programme in economics

The PhD degree provides an opportunity to undertake sustained supervised research leading to a doctoral thesis. The PhD programme in economics at NUI Galway has a strong track record in terms of the research student experience and the opportunities afforded to, and the achievements of, our PhD graduates.

The PhD programme in economics reflects, builds upon, and contributes to the range, diversity, and quality of research in economics at University of Galway of international standing, and in particular to the record of distinctive strengths in our designated priority research areas.

Programme director

Dr. Matthew Collins


Discipline of Economics

J.E. Cairnes School of Business & Economics

University of Galway