A Bachelor of Economics will train you to question, analyse, model and predict behaviour. As an economics student you will learn how people and organisations make decisions about how to use our scarce resources.

Bachelor Programs

Bachelor (Dual Degree) Programs

Undergraduate Programs

Browse all Economics courses


Learn about the financial support available to high achieving economics students through our scholarship program.


Our Honours program is an extra year of intensive study for high-achieving students, studying within a small-group learning environment,  students develop advanced economic analysis and research skills. 

Bachelor Honours Programs

Honours Program

Research Higher Degree

A research higher degree (RHD) involves making an original contribution in the field of economics, suitable for publication as a book or in well-ranked economic journals. Through our RHD programs, we aim to provide students with advanced training to prepare them for successful careers in business, government and academia.

Learn about our Research Degrees

Why choose us

Our innovative range of programs, delivered by some of Australia's top economics experts offer many advantages to students including:

  • Large range of courses that cover important global issues
  • Lecturers who are highly respected researchers in their field
  • Professional experience building opportunities
  • Award winning teachers
  • A challenging academic environment that encourages debate
  • Great employment prospects -  economics graduates are highly sought after
  • Highly-successful peer-assisted study program
  • State-of-the-art teaching and learning facilities

What our students say

"If you're a high school student keen to make a difference in a world facing resource scarcity, environmental challenges and ongoing political unrest, I can't recommend economics highly enough.

"At the UQ School of Economics you'll learn invaluable skills that will stick with you for a lifetime, be it analytical, mathematical or political."

Nichola Kitson
Bachelor of Economics