University of Exeter: Global Governance

InstitutionUniversity of Exeter View institution profile
Department Politics
Web http://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate
Email pg-ad@exeter.ac.uk
Telephone +44(0)1392 723044
Study type Taught

Summary

The MSc Global Governance equips you with the necessary tools to understand how key global challenges are addressed by numerous global actors and institutions in the absence of a world government. The programme is a pathway to a range of academic and non-academic careers, but is particularly suitable for individuals who hope to pursue international careers as policy makers, evidence providers, policy analysts, advisers, advocacy workers, public management consultants and administrators in the wide array of institutions that are involved in addressing global problems.

The programme combines the strengths of the Politics Department at Exeter and builds on Exeter’s tradition of offering postgraduate programmes with a strong applied bias.

You will learn to use theories and empirical research findings from the fields of international relations, public policy and politics in order to understand the role of, as well as the way in which global institutions and actors deal with global problems. The different perspectives will be put to work, illustrated and evaluated against the backdrop of crucial challenges constituting today’s global policy environment:

- Democratization and Human Rights

- International Institutions of Global Finance

- World Trade & Tariffs

- Economic Development, Poverty and Global Inequalities

- Public Health in a Global Context

- Climate Change and Migration

- Global (in)security

MSc

University of Exeter

 
Forthcoming Open Days 


We are a Russell Group university ranked in the top one per cent of universities in the world (QS World University Rankings). We score particularly highly for ‘international outlook’ and the University welcomes staff and students from over 130 countries. The experience of our overseas students is second to none: in 2017 we won the ‘International Student Choice’ award (WhatUni).

World-leading research

  • 98 per cent of our research is of international quality and we have world-leading research and impact in all subjects (REF 2014)
  • At the forefront of global collaboration, actively supporting our staff ...

View Profile

Not what you are looking for?

Browse other courses in Governance, Politics, British politics or European politics, or search our comprehensive database of postgrad programs.

Scholarship Opportunity with Postgrad.com

Are you a PG student at this University or have you applied to study a postgraduate program at a university in Europe? Tell us your plans and qualify for a £500.00 PGS Scholarship.

Click here

Register with Postgrad.com

  • Exclusive bursaries
  • Open day alerts
  • Latest PG news
Register Now!