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Global Political Economy

The University of Exeter

12 months
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19000 GBP/year
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This Global Political Economy programme at The University of Exeter is ideal for students interested in a variety of careers including academia, government, think tanks, charities and the private sector

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Overview

  • Focus on important contemporary issues such as globalisation, international relations and inequality as well as other public policy challenges
  • Gain an incredibly diverse and intellectually stimulating perspective on how each area directly impacts on the global political economy
  • Learn how to fully comprehend, analyse and address issues affecting the global political and economic landscape
  • Acquire a wide range of quantitative and qualitative research skills.

Careers

The Global Political Economy programme at The University of Exeter is very proud of their graduates who have careers across a broad range of sectors and are working all over the world. Example destinations of recent graduates of the School's postgraduate programmes include:

  • Director, Strategic Matters UK
  • Business Analyst, Dresdner Kleinwort
  • Business Consultant, Transition Consulting
  • Account Executive, IMG
  • Financial Business Analyst, Reuters
  • Chartered Financial Analyst, 7city Learning
  • Equity Analyst, Japanese Bank
  • Trainee Fund Manager, Scottish Widows

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • International Political Economy
  • Business and Management Research Design
  • Advanced Interdisciplinary Research Design
  • Quantitative Research Methods
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Dissertation for MRes Mgt

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Whilst we don’t have a formal deadline for application, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 degree with honours in Economics or a related discipline such as Politics, International Development, Social Sciences or Management from a recognised university.

Applications must include a Research Statement (no more than 1000 words). This should include the following:

  • An explanation of  why you have chosen a research Masters rather than a taught Masters programme.
  • An outline how this MRes programme will help further your career goals?
  • An outline your research interests.
  • 3-5 key strengths that make you an ideal candidate for the MRes, referring to your CV.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Exeter

649 - 1087 GBP /month
Living costs

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