Welcome to the Department of Economics

We are a vibrant diverse  group of academics with an international reputation for excellence in research and teaching. Our mission is to provide students with the skills needed to take an analytical approach to understand, critique and create policies to combat economic and social problems such as poverty, unemployment, gender and racial inequality, financial instability and  climate change. You can find out more about Economics by looking at the video below. 

Open Day Video. Dr. Pastine explains why economics graduates are in high demand in the private and public sector. Economics graduates have the skills to become key players in business and in public policy with wide career choices.
For the new programme MH415, please click here.

WHY study Economics at Maynooth University?  
Let our recent graduates tell you why.......

Course Structure of Undergraduate Degrees in Economics