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Research Students

Our research students play an active part in the life of the Department, both in terms of research and teaching: students often teach the classes that support lectures.

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PhD Representative: Paul Wohlfarth (Economics)

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Doctoral Training Partnership

As of 2017-18 academic year ESRC Bloomsbury Doctoral Training Centre will be replaced by the UCL, Bloomsbury and East London Doctoral Training Partnership. The Department of Economics, Mathematics and Statistics will be the lead institution of the Economics pathway of the  Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP).

Conference grants

The Department of Economics, Mathematics and Statistics offers financial support to PhD students presenting their research at National/ International conferences. Applications should be made in advance - please read carefully the accompanying notes before applying.

  • Department Conference Grant (Form)

Student Testimonials

See what our PhD graduates have to say about studying for their PhD at Birkbeck!

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