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Industry, Trade and Development MSc

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Degree awarded
Master of Science
Duration
12 months (full-time); 24 months (part-time)
Entry requirements
Applicants should have a Bachelors degree with a minimum classification of Second Class Honours, Upper Division (2:1) or its international equivalent.

Admission of candidates who do not meet this criterion may be approved if satisfactory evidence of postgraduate study, research or professional experience can be provided. Please contact the School's admissions office for further guidance.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
Approximately 40 applications were received for entry in 2011, and 3 students succeeded in gaining admission to the programme.
How to apply

Apply online

The deadline for applications is 31st August 2014; later applications are considered at our discretion.

Course options

Full-timePart-timeFull-time distance learningPart-time distance learning
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Course description

This programme is designed to:

  • convey a variety of analytic perspectives on contemporary trade policy, industrial development, globalisation and their trajectories;
  • encourage participants to think critically about issues of industrialisation, trade and industrial policy, global financial institutions and their developmental consequences;
  • enhance the skills of policy makers and would-be policy makers in policy formulation and the management of the industrialisation process;
  • provide the intellectual infrastructure and analytical tools for research into industrialisation, trade and related fields in the developing world;

Informal enquiries, prior to applications, are welcomed. Please contact: Dr. Rory Horner| Tel. +44 (0)161 275 0810 | Email:  rory.horner@manchester.ac.uk

Open days

Postgraduate open days provide a great opportunity to take a look at the University and find out what Manchester has to offer you. For further information, please see: http://www.manchester.ac.uk/postgraduate/opendays

Fees

Fees for entry in 2015 have not been set. For reference, the fees for the academic year beginning September 2014 were as follows:

  • MSc (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £8,400
    International students (per annum): £15,500

The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.

All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.

Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.

Scholarships/sponsorships

Bursaries and scholarships awarded by the School are usually advertised from January with a closing date of June. Awards for 2014 entry have not yet been set. This information will be added to our funding page as it becomes available.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Environment, Education and Development
Contact name
SEED PGT Admissions Team
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 0969
Email
Website
www.seed.manchester.ac.uk/
Academic department overview
See: The School .

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