UCL Department of Economics


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)