Taught course

International Political Economy

Institution
King's College London · Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A Bachelors degree with 2:1 is usually required in a relevant subject area within the Humanities or Social Sciences.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our International Political Economy MA is an opportunity to explore at an advanced level the main theoretical assumptions, issues and research areas of international political economy, global politics, political thought and international relations. It is one of the most international courses in its field in the UK, currently attracting students from over 30 countries, offering you a rich diversity of backgrounds and perspectives.#This course offers an in-depth analysis of the major scholarly debates in international political economy. We will give you an understanding of global issues from a variety of perspectives, including critical and heterodox. You will examine a wide range of interdisciplinary approaches on the required module – International Political Economy: Theory, Methods and Issues – and then choose from a wide range of specialist modules covering specific regions or issues to allow you to pursue your own interests in greater depth. We also offer you a credited internship module, offering first-hand working experience in London, which will enhance your employability as well as supporting your academic and intellectual development.

The course is ideally suited to anyone with a degree in International Relations, Economics, Politics, International Political Economy and European & International Studies. We also welcome recent graduates from other disciplines in the humanities, the social sciences and law, as well as those from a professional background, as more diversity will enrich your experience.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Officer
Email
artshums-graduateadmissions@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7848 2765