MSc Global Development (Globalisation, Trade & Industry)


The University of Manchester    School of Environment, Education and Development

Full time & Part time See Course MSc 12 months (full-time); 24 months (part-time)
Geography (17) Politics & Government (30)

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The MSc Global Development (Globalisation, Trade & Industry) programme at The University of Manchester offers a comprehensive and interdisciplinary approach to understanding the complex dynamics of global development. With a focus on industrial development strategies and international trade policies, this course provides critical insights into the political economy of globalisation and its impact on trade dynamics, firm strategies, and social and environmental outcomes. Through exposure to world-renowned research and interactions with policy actors, students gain valuable analytical skills and a deep understanding of global development strategies. With excellent rankings and a vibrant research community, this programme is an ideal choice for those interested in making a positive impact on the world.

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Course description

MSc Global Development with Globalisation, Trade and Industry is a coherent, interdisciplinary and applied course that analyses industrial development strategies and international trade policies and their implications for developmental processes.

The changing dynamics of cross-border trade, finance and labour are fundamentally affecting how countries relate to each other. 

This course will convey to you a variety of analytic perspectives on contemporary issues relating to globalisation, international trade policy, industrial development, and their development consequences.

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Entry Requirements

We require a UK bachelor's degree with a First or Upper Second classification or the overseas equivalent, in any discipline.

When assessing your academic record we take into account the grades you have achieved and the standing of the institution where you studied your qualification.

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