University of London Worldwide: Global Energy and Climate Policy

InstitutionUniversity of London Worldwide
Department SOAS University of London
Telephone 020 7862 8360
Study type Taught


The MSc Global Energy and Climate Policy provides a detailed understanding of the transformative change in energy systems now under way around the world. It introduces you to key energy sources, the policies to regulate them, energy and climate governance and diplomacy, and the geopolitics of energy.

The focus of the programme is on policy and policymaking in the energy and climate space as the key to enabling change and creating a regulatory environment in which the low-carbon energy systems of the future can flourish.

By studying this degree, you will

  • Develop in-depth knowledge of the scholarly literature of more than one discipline that constitutes the field of global energy and climate policy (e.g. public policy, diplomatic studies, international politics, and political economy);

  • Have understood and assimilated the main features of the landscape of modern energy and climate policy;

  • Understand the relationship between theory and policy in the energy and climate change field;

  • Gain a particular familiarity with the roles and capabilities of both state and non-state actors in a global, multi-level system


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