University of Manchester

University of Manchester

International Politics (International Political Economy)

This course focuses on issues of political and economic change and regulation at global or transnational level; or on the domestic and international politics and political economy of specific regions or states; or on further topics in international political economy and international relations; alternatively; the programme director may approve other course units offered in the Centre for International Politics or elsewhere in the School of Social Sciences, where they fit with the research plans of the individual, and with the broad interdisciplinary field of international political economy.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 degree a social science subject, or equivalent (for direct MA entry); or a 2.2 degree, or equivalent (for Postgraduate Diploma route entry); all applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum of 7.0 in writing), TOEFL 623 (paper-based, with a minimum of 5 in TWE), TOEFL 263 (computer-based, with a minimum of 5 in TWE), or TOEFL 100 (internet-based, with a minimum of 25 all skills).

Sponsorship information

School of Social Sciences: Stanley Jevons Postgraduate Loyalty Bursary.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time - 9 months
MA Full-time - 12 months
PgDip Part-time - 18 months
MA Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
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0161 275 4740