Sign up to our newsletter today
We've been helping students find the right postgraduate course for over a decade.
Login to your account
Enter your username below to login to your account.
Masters degrees in Economic Geography offer advanced study of the location, distribution and spatial organisation of economic activities across the world.
Related subjects include Political Geography and Urban Geography. Entry requirements normally include an undergraduate degree in a relevant subject such as Human Geography.
Courses in this area of Human Geography equip you with the skills to develop and implement effective strategies and policy recommendations to make cities and regions more economically viable and sustainable.
Training covers legislation and practices across a range of regional labour markets, including the recruitment and training of employees, relations with suppliers, and innovation policies administered by local governments.
Economic development is a central theme on most courses, training you in current practise such as the planning of industrial zones, the upgrading of city centres, and the attraction of new firms and investments to different regions.
Traditional careers include roles as a consultant or advisor, writing strategic plans for the sustainable development of regions and cities, or helping foreign firms and investors to find a suitable location to undertake business in other countries.
All Course Types
All Study Types
All Start Terms
Do you want to understand regional differences in economic structure and performance? In Economic Geography, you study the characteristics of economic activities across places and learn how to stimulate economic development. Read more
Do you want to become a specialist in regional economic development in an international context with a keen eye for the role of policy? The track in Regional Competitiveness and Trade prepares you for a career in regional economic strategies and research in regional science. Read more
In this Master's specialisation you will study the role of regions as locations for economic activities. Especially with increased competition an optimal interaction between economic activities and the local environment is essential. Read more
Uniquely in Germany, the accredited M.A. Geography. Culture, Environment and Tourism programme allows you to combine regional studies and tourism research and to specialise in one of five cultural areas, for which you will learn the corresponding foreign language. Read more
Geography has been taught at Queen Mary since 1894, making us one of the longest-established schools of geography in the UK. Today, we are one of the leading centres for geographical scholarship. Read more