MSc Economics Student Profiles

Will Dison

"...the UCL economics department is an internationally recognised centre of excellence and the MSc is at an advanced level.  ...UCL offers a wider choice of courses than many other MScs I considered.  Courses I took in monetary policy and asset pricing gave me the background I needed for my future role at the Bank."  (read more)

- Will Dison (Bank of England)


Kieran Larkin

"I feel the course provided me with a far more sophisticated understanding of macroeconomic policy and a wealth of useful technical econometrics skills" (read more)

- Kieran Larkin (MPhil Economics, UCL)


Sophia Latsos

"The MSc at UCL was a fantastic preparation for my present work. I...use the analytical skills I gained during the program on a daily basis. Owing to my education, I also feel more confident and sure of my future endeavors as an economist."  (read more)

- Sophia Latsos (European Central Bank)


Susana Parraga Rodriguez

"The courses I took provided an excellent training in economic theory. I would have never imagined that I would learn so much and would grow so much not only as an economist but also as a person." (read more)

- Susana Parraga Rodriguez (MPhil Economics, UCL)


Tim Willems

"I found the programme to be of very high quality. It offered a wide variety of courses, often taught by world-leading researchers in the field who were very approachable for us students. Being surrounded by many talented class-mates made the experience even better."
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- Tim Willems (Post-doctoral researcher, University Oxford)