UCL Department of Economics



Economics students study contemporary topics such as globalisation, the regulation of public utilities and policy choices in developing countries. Are you ready to join the debate? 

Prospective students

At undergraduate level, the Department of Economics offers the BSc Economics (L100), the BSc Economics with a Year Abroad (L101) and the BSc Economics with a Placement Year (L102) degree programmes. Prospective students should refer to the Admissions Process FAQs and the UCL Undergraduate Prospectus for information on how to apply.

Detailed information for prospective students

Opportunities for School and College Students


Affiliate Students

The undergraduate affiliate programme in Economics offers visiting undergraduate students the opportunity to study abroad in a vigorous, research-led environment.

More information can be found on the Affiliate pages.

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    UCL New Students website 

    This website, run by UCL Student Support and Wellbeing, is designed to help you to understand what you will be expected to do during your first few weeks at UCL.