UCL Department of Economics



The Department of Economics is truly international in both its outlook and in its membership, with students and staff from over 40 countries. The variety of backgrounds, experience, ages and nationalities, as well as the vast array of resources and facilities at UCL and throughout London, ensures a rewarding, stimulating and varied student experience.
Eric French

Academic, Teaching and Research Staff

Economics students are supported by over 50 academic staff, who provide a broad coverage of economic topics.

Academic and Teaching Staff | Research Faculty

Administrative Staff member

Professional Service Staff

The Department’s teaching and research activities are currently supported by 18 administrative and technical staff.

Professional Service Staff

Research students

Research Students

The Department of Economics has a long and distinguished tradition of top-quality research by its students who work alongside our academic members of staff continuing and shaping that tradition.

Research Students | Job Market Candidates

Jean Tirole


The Department also hosts visiting scholars from across the world; recent visitors hailing from USA, Norway and Austria. These academics visit the Department to pursue their research.

Honorary & Affiliated | Long-term Visitors