City University London

Course Introduction

The course provides a contemporary take on the analysis of the global economic system, its changes and challenges. Themes studied include the national and regional varieties of capitalism, the workings of the global financial system; economic institutions and financial crises; state strategies in the era of global competition; the mechanisms of regulation and governance. By the end of the course, you will have developed an in'depth understanding of the ways the global economy works and will have learned to address and analyse critical issues facing global business leaders as well as national and international policymakers.

Course Modules

Modules include: Economic growth and financial crises; international competition and economic diplomacy; development, growth and inequality; states, international institutions and governance; the rise of new economic powers; migration and cultural identity.

Course Additional Entry

An upper 2nd Class degree, or equivalent, in social sciences, humanities, law, business studies or other discipline; relevant work and voluntary experience is considered.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £15,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,500  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £5,250  Academic year. First year home fees