Politics & International Relations - International Political Economy

University College Dublin


Course Name Politics & International Relations - International Political Economy
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W293 W294
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
Apply To Course provider
Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2022/2023 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

MSc International Political Economy FT (W293)
Deadline Rolling *

MSc International Political Economy PT (W294)
Deadline Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.
Course Fee MSc International Political Economy (W293) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 8870
non EU fee per year - € 20500

MSc International Political Economy (W294) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 5820
non EU fee per year - € 10250

***Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website.
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.

SPIRe operates a Graduate Scholarship programme. To access details, see SPIRe Graduate Scholarship Scheme.
Entry Requirements

Expand+A primary degree with at least Second Class Honours Grade 1 (2H1) in a relevant subject such as political science, international relations, social science, sociology, history, geography, economics, global studies, public policy, development studies, ...

Comment Related Programmes
MSc International Relations FT
MA International Political Economy FT
Course Content

Expand+MSc International Political Economy
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)

MSc International Political Economy - explores the international trade, monetary and finance systems, the processes of globalisation, the impact of emerging economies, ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The MSc International Political Economy is a 90-credit programme. Full time students must take three 10-credit modules in the autumn trimester, and three 10-credit modules in the spring trimester. Students must also submit a thesis worth 30 credits t...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
Graduates work with international private-sector employers, government agencies and NGOs as:
Government Social Researcher
Diplomatic Advisor
Public Affairs Consultant
Political Advisor

Recent graduates of UCD School of...

Further Enquiries Contact Number: +353 (0)1 716 8182
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here