Our students graduate with analytical and technical skills that are in great demand in today’s job market.


We offer some of the best post-graduate programs in Canada.


The QED ranks among the top research departments in Canada and is highly regarded internationally.


Our many accomplished alumni contribute to Canada and the world through a wide variety of careers.

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2019 April 5

His five decades of public service and support of the university are the reasons he is receiving the highest honour bestowed by the Queen’s University Alumni Association (QUAA).

2019 April 3

Thomas Courchene's recent book, Indigenous Nationals, Canadian Citizens: From First Contact to Canada 150 and Beyond, is one of five finalists for the 2018/19 Donner Prize.

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2019 May 01

Nomination letters should be submitted to the Undergraduate Studies office (Dunning Hall Room 221). Find out more.

2019 May 10


Queen's Economics Department

About the Department of Economics

Welcome to the Economics Department at Queen's University, Canada. The QED continues to build on its distinguished history of teaching, research and innovation.

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