UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Global Migration

This course covers migrants' and asylum seekers' rights and citizenship, state security and border management, and the globalisation of skilled labour markets.

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd class Honours degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Professional experience in relevant fields will be considered alongside academic qualifications.

Course modules

Core modules: interdisciplinary approaches to global migration; issues in global migration; social science research methodologies and methods i; elective modules: social science research methodologies and methods 2 (essential only if intending further research training); thinking space; migration and urban multiculture; geodemographics and population geography; globalisation and security; gender, generation and forced migration; ethnicity, migration and health; migration in the European Union; border narratives in Latin America; international human rights law; Asian cities in a globalising south; anthropology of nationalism, ethnicity and race; anthropology and development; postcolonial cultural geographies; comparative human rights law; globalisation in the twentieth century; equality, justice and difference.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, presentations, discussions, independent reading, practicals and workshops. The majority of modules are assessed through coursework although a small number are assessed by examination.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,020 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 18,670 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 4,510 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 9,285 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

Key information

Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7679 7579