The Department of Economics at Maynooth University places a high premium on quality teaching and personal contact with our students, ensuring that the students' experience at Maynooth University is both enjoyable and productive, whatever degree programme pursued.  Successful students emerge with a deep knowledge of their subject and a variety of skills which will give them a competitive edge in an ever more competitive job market. Graduates are equipped for a wide variety of careers, such as accountancy, banking, financial services, teaching and economic consultancy, to name but a few.

We believe that good teaching and research complement each other. We strive to maintain a high output of quality published material as well as thoughtful and considered contributions to on-going policy debates.
We offer a range of courses in economics.


Bryan Coyne
Lecturer Trinity College Dublin and I.T. Sligo
BA in Finance and Economics in 2013, Masters in Economics in 2014, PhD in Economics 2021