Develop an in-depth understanding of economics at all levels; from the company to the state, and beyond. Gain a broad spectrum of transferable skills that can be applied in the workplace. Enjoy excellent employment prospects; economics graduates' starting salaries are amongst the highest in the country. Teaching in the department received a score of 22 out of 24 by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA). The department is recognised as joint 9th in the country for its the high quality research.