Business School

Welcome to the Economics website

“The variety of courses offered enabled me to tailor my degrees to my interests and career aspirations.”


Welcome to the Department of Economics. Our staff have PhDs from some of the best universities in the world and are among the top ranked researchers in New Zealand. We look forward to helping you achieve your academic goals and aspirations.

  • About the department

    Get an overview of the department, its key activities and meet our Head of Department.

  • Why study Economics?

    What you will learn and study, the career paths open to you and the Business School programmes on offer.

  • Study options

    Information about our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, scholarships, prospectuses and students.

  • Our research

    Read about the department's research capabilities and visit the websites of our research centres.

  • Our staff

    Find out about our staff, the courses they teach, their research interests and how to contact them.

  • NZ Economics Competition

    Started in 1997, it is the largest and most prestigious competition of its kind for secondary students.

  • Seminars and events

    Keep up-to-date with our seminars, workshops and conferences held throughout the year.

  • Contact us

    Our programme advisers, key department contacts and how to contact us.