SOAS, University of London

SOAS, University of London

Political Economy of Development

This programme is designed for economists who want to concentrate on applied theory and to expand their regional expertise.

Entry requirements

Undergraduate degree in, or including, economics.

Course modules

Core modules: Growth and development; political economy of institutions; statistical research techniques; research methods; dissertation for MSc economics programmes. Optional modules (4 from): African economies 1 (applied microeconomic analysis); African economies 2 (applied macroeconomic analysis); applied economics of the Middle East 1; applied economics of the Middle East 2; economic development of South Asia (the macroeconomy); economic development of South Asia (major sectors and the international); economic development of the Asia Pacific region 1; economic development of the Asia Pacific region 2; capital markets, derivatives and corporate finance; economics of environment and development; financial systems and economic development; history of economic analysis; international trade and investment; international finance; macroeconomics; Marxist political economy and world development; microeconomics; political economy of agriculture and food; theory of financial institutions and policy.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,470 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,470 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,470 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,470 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,895 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,948 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,235 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,235 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,235 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,235 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,490 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,965 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,490 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,490 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,490 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
School of Oriental and African Studies Camden WC1H 0XG South East

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