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Start your career in Economics

Economic theories are relevant to nearly every career and every aspect of our lives, from organizing organ donations to planning airplane landing slots. With an economics degree from Middlesex, you’ll get access to our state-of-the-art Financial Market Labs and research carried out in partnership with industry leaders.

  • Learn more at our Undergraduate Open Day

    This is your chance to see our world-class facilities and our north London campus and speak with our friendly students and academics to find out about studying at Middlesex.

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  • Get to know your course

    Hear from our past student, Alice, on what it's like to study Economics at MDX.

  • Facilities

    Get access to our state-of-the-art Financial Market Labs where you can hone your skills in Datastream, Bloomberg, and more.

We’re excited for you to join our creative community in the Autumn so that you can experience our outstanding teaching, learning and state-of-the-art facilities!

But what does teaching actually look like for you when you start your degree?

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How we champion entrepreneurship in our student community and around the world

Learn more about how we can support you with your business ideas and how research from the Business School is having a positive impact across the world.

Read about nurturing entrepreneurial talent

Get to know your tutors

  • Meet Dr Michela Vecchi

    Dr Vecchi is one of our Associate Lecturers in Economics. Check out her video on the research she does on education and technical change.

  • Meet Professor Fergus Lyons

    Professor  Lyons runs the Centre for Entreprise and Economic Development Research (CEEDR). Learn more about his research and team.

  • Meet Dr Ericka Rascon Ramirez

    Learn about senior lecturer, Dr. Rascon Ramirez's research on development economics.

  • Meet Nano Ortiz

    Discover more about Behavioural Economics from Associate Lecturer, Dr Ortiz Gomes.

Course news

  • MDX Business Connect

    A man presenting some graphs as part of the Financial Markets Lab

    Discover MDX Business Connect: a programme to connect you with alumni and business professionals in your subject area.

    Find out about MDX Business Connect

  • Entrepreneurial study

    "MDX ranks 7th best of 121 universities with almost one in seven (13.51%) of its alumni managing or owning a business."

    Check out why Middlesex ranks so high in preparing students to be entrepreneurs.

5 careers you may not have thought you could do with an economics degree

Taking an Economics degree opens you up to a myriad of career opportunities in a variety of industries.

Want to know the five career paths that our courses especially prepare you for? Check out our list of career options for economics grads.

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  • Your career in business

    Hear from Joana, a current International Business student and Dr Mariana Dodourova about how Middlesex helps to set goals for a career in Business and provides support to get you where you want to be.

  • Doing a placement

    The Business School at Middlesex University works hard to ensure you are ready for work after graduation.

    Take a look at Samiha's experience on placement and find out how she's gaining experience and putting knowledge from her course into action while still studying at Middlesex.

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