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MPhil Economics and International Studies

University of Buckingham
Length: 2 years / 4 years
Study pace: Full time/part time
Education level: Master's degree
Location: Buckingham
Language: English

Program Description

The Economics and International Studies MPhil is a research degree which require an original contribution to the body of knowledge in a particular academic or professional discipline.

Students undertake supervised but independent research, at the end of which they submit a thesis, up to 100,000 words, embodying the results of that research. This thesis must demonstrate familiarity with, and an understanding of the subject, Economics and International Studies, its principal sources and authorities. It should display critical discrimination and a sense of proportion in evaluating evidence and the judgements of others.

Students also have the opportunity to convert from the MPhil to a DPhil in Economics and International Studies at a later stage.

Admission requirements

Students wishing to study Economics and International Studies MPhil must meet the following requirements:

  • First or second class, upper division degree or significant experience; master's degree preferred

This program has an IELTS English language proficiency requirement. For more information about IELTS or to book a test, click below:

University of Buckingham

University of Buckingham

The University of Buckingham was founded in 1976. It is the only independent University in the United Kingdom to hold a royal charter, which gives it the power to award its own degrees. It is a non profit-making charity. From...

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University of Buckingham

Buckingham, England

Buckingham is a picturesque English market town. It lies between Milton Keynes to the East and Oxford to the West (there is a regular bus service to both) and is about an hour’s journey from London; so the shopping malls, cinemas, theatres and clubs are not far away. In Buckingham Town  you can find Tesco, Waitrose, and W. H. Smith, as well as more specialist shops. There is a range of...

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University of Buckingham

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