Kingston University London

Course Introduction

This course allows students to develop an advanced understanding of the close interaction between economics and politics on the world stage. It has been designed to act as a bridge between the 2 disciplines, providing students from either area with a thorough understanding of the other.

Course Modules

Modules include: International political economy; research skills and dissertation. Optional modules: economic change and ideas; environmental politics: movements and ideas; financialisation, globalisation and economic policy; from state to global politics; political economy: effective demand, exploitation and crisis; terrorism, political violence and human rights; the theory and practice of international relations.

Course Additional Entry

An undergraduate qualification in an appropriate subject; other appropriate qualifications, such as a relevant postgraduate diploma; and/or relevant professional experience; interview; applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in reading, listening, speaking and writing.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £12,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £5,300  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £6,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £2,650  Academic year. First year home fees