University of Birmingham
International Development (International Political Economy and Development)
This programme combines theoretical approaches to international political economy with practical experience of development to create a unique, multidisciplinary degree.
Good Honours degree from an approved university or equivalent; or equivalent professional qualification; a candidate's work experience is also taken into consideration; English language requirements may apply for international students.
Issues examined include: Competing theories of political economy and political development; how theories of development link to development practice; different political systems and their histories; the complex relationship between political economy and development, including trade, financial systems, and aid; the impact of political systems and political actors on developmental success and failure; the impact of the global, regional and national political economy on aid and donor policies.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,650 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,850 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,825 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 3,825 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 7,650 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 14,850 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edgbaston Campus||Birmingham||B15 2TU||West Midlands|
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