United Kingdom, Coventry

Warwick Economics Summer School

when 19 July 2015 - 7 August 2015
duration 3 weeks
credits 7.5 ECTS
fee GBP 1800

The Department of Economics at The University of Warwick is launching its next Warwick Economics Summer School, a three week programme which will run from July 19th – August 7th 2015. The Summer School will be taught by world leading Economists including Professors Ken Binmore, Andrew Oswald and Marcus Miller.


Inspirational Evening Programme:

We also offer an inspirational programme of evening talks. This year, renowned Economic Historian, Professor Nicholas Crafts, CBE and Julie Meyer, Award winning American entrepreneur, Chief Executive and business commentator will share their insights and experiences with our students. Other evening guests will be announced over the coming months.


Fantastic Social Programme:

In the tuition free, we also include a fantastic social programme including day trips to London, Stratford-Upon-Avon and the dreaming spires of Oxford, dinners, a quiz and film night, afternoon tea with the Head of Department, sports tournaments and more. Accommodation and catering packages are available to suit a variety of budgets.

It is an excellent opportunity for students to further enhance their skills and knowledge in Economics through studying at one of the leading Economics departments in Europe.

Intermediate Courses for Economics undergraduates-
These courses aim to deepen students’ understanding in core areas of Economics and will reflect the highest standards of Warwick learning.

• Intermediate Econometrics
• Intermediate Microeconomics
• Intermediate Macroeconomics

Specialist Courses for Economics undergraduates and postgraduates-
Our specialist courses are taught by our world-leading academics and will provide a thorough grounding in many exciting areas of economics.

• Behavioural Economics
• Game Theory
• International Development
• Money and Banking

Principles of Economics for Non Economists-
Taught in a non-technical way, this course aims to the fundamental principles of Economics to anyone curious about Economics.

A variety of discounts are available for early booking, group bookings and more.

See what our 2014 Summer School cohort thought of their WESS experience here: http://warwick22-px.rtrk.co.uk/fac/soc/economics/events/summer-school/about/wess2014/student-profiles

To apply or for further details go to our website: www.warwick.ac.uk/wess

Course leader

Warwick Economics

Target group

Economics Undergraduates and Postgraduates as well as professionals and Non-Economists

Course aim

In less than 50 years, the Warwick Department of Economics has achieved remarkable success and is now widely recognised as a world leader in economic research and education. Rated top of the specialist subject table for Economics in the UK (The Times and The Sunday Times University League table 2015) as well as being rated as the top university for graduate recruitment (High Fliers Research 2013) and recently being named ‘University of the Year’ (The Times and The Sunday Times 2015). Our exciting Summer School enables more students to benefit from our excellent teaching and academic expertise.

Credits info

7.5 ECTS
15 CATS or 7.5 ECTS or 3 US credits equivalent

Fee info

GBP 1800: Tuition fee (10% discount available for applications before 30 April and 20% discount plus free teacher places for groups of 5 or more)
GBP 0: Accommodation: various packages.

-Dinner, Bed and Breakfast option
-Bed and Breakfast option
-Self Catering option

Scholarships

Unfortunately we do not offer any scholarships for the Summer School