M.Sc. On Campus

Economics and Policy

King's College London

12 months
25950 GBP/year
14070 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Economics and Policy MSc at King's College London offers strong disciplinary and methods training on Economics with an eye to applying key methodological tools in the analysis of economic policy making.


The Economics and Policy course at King's College London  aspires to train professional economists who will embark on careers in both private and government sectors as well as international organisations that are responsible for designing and implementing economic policy.

Key benefits

  • A strong disciplinary training in economics with a focus on modern methods and techniques
  • A focus on applications with the ability to apply key methods into a variety of contexts and the design of policy
  • The programme exploits the unique multidisciplinary environment in the department to gain perspective on applying modern economic techniques in addressing policy challenges
  • Located in the heart of London, the Department of Political Economy has a strong reputation for research-led teaching and links to industry

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • Advanced Macroeconomics
  • Evaluating Public Policy
  • Formal Political Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Development Economics
  • International Trade 
  • The Politics of Regulation
  • Game Theory & Political Economy

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree with high 2:1 honours (i.e. overall average of at least 65% across all years of study) in any discipline. For those returning to study, evidence of appropriate experience will be required.
  • In order to meet the academic entry requirements for this programme you should have a minimum high 2:1 undergraduate degree with a final mark of at least 65% or above in the UK marking scheme. If you are still studying you should be achieving an average of at least 65% or above in the UK marking scheme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25950 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    14070 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14070 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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