City, University of London

City, University of London

Global Political Economy

The course aims to provide students with analytical skills and conceptual knowledge of key debates around the role of states, societies, financial markets and international organisations in shaping globalisation in the 21st century.

Entry requirements

An Upper 2nd Class degree, or equivalent, in social sciences, humanities, law, business studies or other discipline; relevant work and voluntary experience is considered.

Course modules

Modules include: economic growth and financial crises; international competition and economic diplomacy; development, growth and inequality; states, international institutions and governance; the rise of new economic powers; migration and cultural identity.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 7,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Northampton Square Islington EC1V 0HB South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7040 5060