The Economics Division at Stirling Management School is committed to the pursuit of excellence in both research and teaching. The Division is ranked in the top 10% of institutions in the UK and Europe by RePEc. In the latest (2008) Research Assessment Exercise, 15% of our research was rated as world-leading and a further 45% as internationally excellent. Staff within the Division have undertaken prominent work in a number of areas including, Money, Banking and Finance, Education and Labour economics, Environmental and Energy Economics, Work and Wellbeing and Economic History.

At undergraduate level, we offer Honours programmes in Economics and Combined Honours programmes with a range of other subjects both within the Management School and in other Schools.

At postgraduate level, we offer taught Master's programmes in Banking and Finance, Energy Management and Economics. We offer research degrees at PhD level in Economics and in Banking and Finance.

Amplify Trading:

As part of the Stirling Management School’s focus on enhancing the employability of graduates, The Accounting and Finance department will be running a week long trading master class in conjunction with London-based Amplify Trading for students at the end of the Spring Semester. For further information please click here.


PhD Studentship competition:

Students who wish to compete for an ESRC studentship to conduct a PhD in economics at the University of Stirling should email Dave Comerford ( before February 15th. Details of the scheme is available here: