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  International Political Economy - MA


Newcastle University    School of Geography, Politics and Sociology

Full time & Part time September MA 1 year full time, 2 years part time
Economics (10) Politics & Government (30)

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Unleash your potential with our MA in International Political Economy. Dive into contemporary global economic themes and the intricate relationship between the world economy and nation-states. The programme offers a robust foundation through modules like Theories of International Political Economy and Thinking About Politics. You'll have the chance to explore diverse topics such as Global Justice, American Foreign Policy, and Gender in Military. The flexibility to choose from a range of optional modules allows you to tailor your learning experience. Our esteemed faculty, with 42% world-leading research, ensures you receive top-notch education. With a 2:1 honours degree or equivalent, regardless of your academic background, you can embark on this enriching journey. Whether you aspire to a career with international dimensions or pursue further research, our MA equips you with the skills and knowledge to thrive in the dynamic field of International Political Economy.

About the course

This international political economy master's gives you the opportunity to explore key themes in contemporary international political economy, such as:

  • the growing tensions between the 'globalising' world economy
  • the traditional nation state
  • the persistence and causes of poverty

The course is enhanced by the lively debates in this growing field of study, with direct contemporary relevance.

The course provides rigorous training in areas such as:

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Entry Requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent. Degrees from all disciplines will be considered. We will also consider your application on an individual basis if you have lower or non-standard qualifications and relevant professional experience.


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