University of Reading
* Gain the tools to understand and assess a range of public policy issues * Focus on a specialist pathway, such as welfare policy, sustainable environments, international development and global governance * Many classes led by UK government analysts and seminars with politicians and government officials * Accredited as a Climate-KIC Master Programme * Range of optional modules on climate change, social policy, international relations, development **Economics at Reading** Established more than 45 years ago, the Department of Economics built its reputation as a world-leading centre for teaching and research in international business. Our academic staff include world experts in the various fields of economics, with research expertise spanning areas such as econometrics, macroeconomics, business economics, banking and finance, development economics, emerging markets, and spatial and housing economics. We rank 16th in the UK for research overall within Business and Management Studies in the Research Excellence Framework, 2014. We offer a leading range of postgraduate programmes reflecting the changing global economic environment. Our strong focus on applied research means that we emphasise the policy implications of our research findings. We also encourage you to look beyond the headlines and understand the forces shaping our world today. You will graduate with knowledge of recent developments in the global economy and how these are linked with changes at the national and international level. We are proud of our friendly and inclusive international community.
MA: You are normally required to have a good first or second class honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK) ideally in politics, economics, international relations or a related field. IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent).
MA: * Economics of public policy * Politics of public policy * Research methods * Dissertation or work placement and project * Capstone project MA: * Economics of Public Policy * Politics of Public Policy * Research Methods * Dissertation or Work Placement and Project * Range of optional modules on climate change, social policy, international relations, development.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||15,650 per Whole course (International)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||7,360 per Whole course (Home/EU)||12 Months|
|MA||Part-time||September 2018||-||24 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||16,045 per Whole course (International)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||7,545 per Whole course (Home/EU)||12 Months|
|MA||Part-time||September 2019||7,545 per Whole course (Home/EU)||24 Months|
|MA||Part-time||September 2019||16,045 per Whole course (International)||24 Months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Reading||RG6 6UR||South East|
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