Economics (Doctorate)

Program Code:     ECON
Degree: Ph.D.
School:  Behavioral/Social Sciences
   
General Requirements: Statement of Purpose
  Transcript(s)*
  TOEFL/IELTS/PTE (international graduate students)
   
Program-Specific Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3)
  Graduate Record Examination (GRE) (optional)
  CV/Resume
  Supplementary Application
  Description of Research/Work Experience
  Writing Samples (optional, up to 3)
   
Financial Support:

Fellowships in Support of Diversity and Inclusion (Optional)

Applicants should be aware that we are an affirmative
action department and that we are especially interested in recruiting strong
African-American, Hispanic-American and Native American students to our
Ph.D. program.  As always, we will consider applications from students
who have already secured an outside source of funding.

   
Application Deadlines: December 15, 2021 (Fall 2022 Domestic/International)
   
Contact Program: www.econ.umd.edu/landing/Graduate
Diversity Statement: The Department of Economics is committed
to supporting students and ensuring a
fear-free, inclusive space where all students
can thrive. The department recognizes non-binary gender
identifications, as well as the difference between assigned
biological sex and gender expression. It encourages
students, faculty, and staff to share and honor
preferred pronouns and names.

*Transcripts from all institutions attended after high school or secondary school whether or not a degree was received.  Fall term transcripts need to be included for anyone still attending an institution.