King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Emerging Economies and International Development

This programme offers a distinctive approach to the study of development by focusing on the �emerging economies�. Subjects covered include development theory, political economy, geography, and social policy.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (2.1 or above) or equivalent in relevant disciplines.

Course modules

Modules include: Great transformations; pseudo-miracles and arrested development; emerging economies and development theory; concepts and strategies; classical political economy; modernisation; structuralism; dependency theory; neo-liberalism; the �post-Washington consensus� and post-colonial/post-development theory markets; states and the institutional bases of growth poverty; inequality and inclusive development in emerging economies.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by written coursework.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,520 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 17,040 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Strand Campus Westminster WC2R 2LS South East

Key information

Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
Telephone number: 
020 7848 7210/ 2574