UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

International Public Policy

The programme provides students with a detailed and systematic understanding of how political institutions, processes and public policies operate in world affairs. The programme brings together the academic study of international relations with analysis of public policy formulation and governance beyond the nation-state.

Entry requirements

As a minimum, a strong upper 2nd Class (65%) Honours degree from a UK university; a CPGA of 3.45; or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Relevant practical or work experience in a related field may also be taken into account.

Course modules

Core modules: international organisation; public policy economics and analysis; introduction to qualitative methods or advanced qualitative methods; introduction to quantitative methods or advanced quantitative methods; options: foreign policy analysis; global public policy; international political economy; theories of international relations.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures and seminars, and includes a policy simulation and a series of talks with leading practitioners and policymakers. Assessment is through a variety of methods, including unseen examination, long essays and the dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,190 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,190 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,190 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,190 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,670 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,195 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 9,285 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,195 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,195 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,195 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

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

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Key information

Contact: 
Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7679 4982