Question, analyse, model, predict. As an economics student at UQ, you'll learn how people and organisations make decisions about how to use our scarce resources in an increasingly complex global environment.
Advance your career prospects with one of our postgraduate programs. You'll further develop your analytical skills and apply your knowledge to current global issues, ensuring you're ready to tackle real-world problems.
Make a meaningful, original contribution to the field of economics that's suitable for publication as a book or in well-ranking journals. Our higher degree by research (HDR) programs prepare students for success in academia, business and government.

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Our highly-regarded honours program involves an extra year of intensive study for a handful of outstanding students. Students study in a small-group learning environment that helps them develop advanced economic analysis and research skills. Honours in economics can be undertaken following graduation with a Bachelor of Economics or a Bachelor of Arts (with an extended major in economics).

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To attract the best and brightest students from Australia and around the world, we provide financial support to high-achieving students.

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