University of Kent

University of Kent

Applied Economics and International Development

The programme provides training in the application of economic principles to the problems of international development. It is designed for students with a good first degree in a sciences or social sciences subject, who would like to pursue a career in economics and international development. The course offers great flexibility and breadth of choice in module options in the areas of international finance, trade and development, environment and rural economies

Entry requirements

A first degree (at least a good second class degree or equivalent) in a sciences or social sciences subject plus evidence of a quantitative background (eg a pre-university school qualification in Maths)

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include take-home coursework essays and problem exercises, computer-based assessment and examinations in May.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,950 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,370 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,000 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT2 7NZ South East

Key information

School of Economics
Telephone number: 
01227 827440