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International Political Economy

University of Sheffield

12 months
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19950 GBP/year
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Explore the economy through a political lens and question the ideas and decisions that shape it. On our International Political Economy MA (formerly Global Political Economy) at University of Sheffield you'll take part in cutting-edge research on how to achieve more equal and sustainable societies.

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Overview

This International Political Economy course at University of Sheffield  is about the study of contemporary capitalism; how it operates, who wins and loses from it and possibly how we can make the world a better place. 

Key Features 

  • On this course, you will engage with the most pressing problems in the global political economy and apply innovative ways of thinking to contemporary policy issues such as: sustainable capitalist development; inequalities and poverty; migration; environmental degradation and climate breakdown; rapid technological breakdown and emergent new powers.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Approaches to Political Economy
  • Understanding Politics
  • Research and Dissertation Preparation
  • Politics Dissertation
  • Capitalism and Crisis
  • Development and the State

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We’re looking for outstanding and enthusiastic students for our courses.
  • You can apply to us with a good degree (first-class or strong 2:1 honours degree) in a relevant social science, arts and humanities, or related subject.
  • Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.
  • We also accept a range of other UK qualifications and other EU/international qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19950 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 19950 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
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