UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The course is focused principally at company'level study and offers the chance to examine: the role of multinationals; corporate governance and finance; privatisation; entrepreneurship, and the determinants of innovation and technological change within the European area. The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, tutorials and seminars.

Course Modules

Core modules: Quantitative methods; advanced quantitative methods; political economy of international business. Plus at least 30 credits from the following: Corporate governance; property rights; financial development; corporate finance and investment in emerging markets. Options: Advanced qualitative methods; causes, consequences and control (corruption and governance); informal practices in post'communist societies; economics of health and population; trade and foreign direct investment policy with reference to Eastern Europe; development economics and policy; energy, technology and innovation; international macroeconomic policy; language modules or other modules offered by SSEES; modules from UCL's School of Public Policy and UCL Economics

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants are usually expected to have studied 1 term of both microeconomics and macroeconomics in their undergraduate degree.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £19,940  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £10,660  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,815  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £5,465  Academic year. First year home fees