At City, you will benefit from our competitive advantage in this field and the department’s close links to businesses, the financial industry, policy-makers and think-tanks.
Upon graduating from City, you will be able to analyse complex dynamics of the global markets, financial systems and national political structures, and draw connections between economic, political and social processes driving major changes on the global scene.
Our graduates have found they are well suited for a wide range of career opportunities in the global corporate sector, banking and finance, civil service, international diplomatic corps, global media and international institutions.
A degree in International Political Economy course at City, University of London is designed to meet increasing student demand for an interdisciplinary programme that prepares graduates for both the public and the private job markets.
As a student on this programme you will benefit from City's competitive advantage in the area of International Political Economy and the Department's close links to businesses, institutions and think tanks.
Graduates will be suited to a wide range of career options:
You can apply until:
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4 years with a work placement option.
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