King's College London

Course Introduction

This programme offers a distinctive approach to understanding change and continuity in the ideas and practice of governance in contemporary China, placing in institutional and comparative perspectives China's political and market reform experience in the post'Mao reform era, and analysing its human impact through evidence of changing Chinese identities and belief systems.

Course Modules

Modules include: Government and governance in contemporary china; corporate governance in contemporary China; China and global governance; dissertation; optional modules: politics and governance of religion in contemporary China; environment and health in China; China in global economic governance; propaganda, politics, and culture in modern China; China's international relations since 1945; contemporary Chinese politics; Chinese entrepreneurship; Chinese business in the global market; contemporary Chinese society; internship.

Course Additional Entry

A 2:1 Honours degree or an equivalent qualification from a British or overseas university.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £17,040  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,520  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £17,040  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,260  Academic year. First year home fees