Taught course

Political Economy

Institution
King's College London · Faculty of Social Science and Public Policy
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

An honours degree at 2:1 standard or above in political science/government, economics or any relevant social science.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Political Economy MA is a broadbased multidisciplinary course that will develop your critical understanding of the UK and global political and economic institutions. You will also acquire the theoretical skills necessary to engage with contemporary domestic and world affairs at an advanced level.

Key benefits
  • An interdisciplinary course utilising elements from the fields of politics, philosophy and economics.
  • Learn a wide range of theoretical approaches in political economy – both mainstream and heterodox.
  • Intensive study based on the relationship between institutional/empirical analysis and standards of ethical evaluation.
  • Located in the heart of London, the Department of Political Economy has a strong reputation for research-led teaching and links to industry.

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
Email
mark.pennington@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7848 7207
Fax
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200