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MA International Political Economy (Standard)
Develop specialist knowledge in international politics and the economy.

MA International Political Economy (Standard) / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
Master of Arts
Duration
12 months full-time; 24 month part-time
Entry requirements

UK 2:1 (Hons) degree (or international equivalent) in any subject.

Please supply your degree transcript with details of the courses you have taken and marks obtained (if available).

Full entry requirements

How to apply

Apply online

Useful information;

  • There is NO application fee.
  • International (non UK/EU) are advised to apply by 1 June.
  • UK/EU can apply up until 1 September.
  • We DO NOT require references, but please indicate the names of two referees on your form and we will request them if necessary.
  • Writing sample NOT required.
  • Personal statement NOT required.

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MA Y Y N N

Course overview

  • You are interested in examining the politics of globalisation in today's societies
  • You want to conduct research into pressing global issues such as world poverty, inequality, gender relations, economic crises, and the environment
  • You are looking to develop the specialist knowledge necessary for a range of political careers

Course Director: Dr Silke Trommer, email; silke.tromme@manchester.ac.uk

Open days

For details of the next University Postgraduate open day, visit open days and visits

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MA (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £9,500
    International students (per annum): £18,000
  • MA (part-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £4,750
    International students (per annum): £9,000

Contact details

Academic department
School of Social Sciences
Contact name
Zoe Woodend
Telephone
0161 275 1296
Email
Website
http://www.socialsciences.manchester.ac.uk/politics/
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