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Global Economy MSc

University of Glasgow

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Global Economy explores the history, shape and economic impact of contemporary globalisation, in a profoundly multinational, multilingual environment. The programme will enhance your understanding of the shape of the global economy and the institutions (formal and informal) that govern it. It is ideal for those who do not have a degree or background in economics or business but wish to explore the field.WHY THIS PROGRAMMECentral to the programme’s curriculum is an understanding of how economic ... READ MORE

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Full time | University of Glasgow | 1 year | 20-SEP-21

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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17th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
19th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
6th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, April 2021

Entry requirements
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Details
2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent in a relevant social science or humanities subject (e.g. politics, sociology, human geography). Whilst we will consider applicants from a finance background, please note this is not a technical economics/finance degree.

Tuition fees

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£9,000 per year
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More info: International applicants are required to pay a deposit of £1000 when an offer is made. Fee information is subject to change and is for guidance only. Additional fees applicable..

Students from Domestic
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Students from Channel Islands
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£20,750 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: International applicants are required to pay a deposit of £1000 when an offer is made. Fee information is subject to change and is for guidance only. Additional fees applicable..

Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£20,750 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: International applicants are required to pay a deposit of £1000 when an offer is made. Fee information is subject to change and is for guidance only. Additional fees applicable..

International Students
International Fees
The amount you'll pay if you come to study here from a country outside the EU.

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How International Economics students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 10 reviews

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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 3,189 reviews

5 star 53%
4 star 35%
3 star 9%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
CompUniGuide ranking
19th
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The University of Glasgow is one of four ancient universities in Scotland, founded back in 1451. The university is part of the prestigious Russell Group, and is one of only two universities in the UK to be awarded a 5 Stars Plus by the QS University Rankings 2017. Alumni include seven Nobel Prize winners, Scotland’s First Minister and a Prime Minister, while Albert Einstein gave a lecture on the theory of relativity there back in 1933. The university has over 7,000 postgraduate students from 140 countries around the world, taking up taught and research degrees. Study options vary from Financial Economics to European Studies. The university consists of four colleges: College of Arts College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences College of Science and Engineering College of Social Sciences There are three campuses making up the university.

Where you'll study

University of Glasgow

The Fraser Building 65 Hillhead Street Glasgow
Glasgow, City Of
G12 8QQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Exhibition Centre   0.4 miles away

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