Kingston University London

Course Introduction

The course gives students an opportunity to receive a broad'based education for dealing with the economic, social political issues of the day without sacrificing the detailed technical specialisation offered by an Master's in economics. It covers a broad range of political economy approaches, including Marxian, post'Keynesian and institutionalist theories. It gives an opportunity to study contemporary issues such as the causes of the financial and economic crises and economic and social inequality.

Course Modules

Modules include: Applied econometrics and economic policy; economic change and ideas; macro and micro economic theory; political economy: effective demand, exploitation and crisis.

Course Additional Entry

A 2nd Class degree or above, or equivalent, in an appropriate subject; applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5 with at least 5.5 in reading, writing, speaking and listening.

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