Kingston University

Kingston University

Philosophy and Political Economy

This course explores the disciplines of philosophy, politics and economics and integrating them into a co-ordinated and multi-faceted programme.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5 overall, with special conditions in all elements.

Course modules

Modules include: Critique, practice, power; international political economy: capitalism, imperialism and the state; political economy: effective demand, exploitation and crisis; dissertation; art theory: modernism, avant-garde, contemporary; Freud and Lacan; german critical theory; plasticity and form; recent french philosophy ; recent italian philosophy; topics in modern european philosophy.

Assessment methods

Essays, presentations, exams, reports and a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,300 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 2,650 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 6,250 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penrhyn Road Campus Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE South East

Key information

Applicant Services
Telephone number: 
0844 855 2177