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Earning a master’s degree exposes students to a world of opportunities. These particular degrees are sometimes referred to as graduate degrees because their programs are usually reserved for those who have already graduated and earned a bachelor’s degree.

What is a Master in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE)? This multilayered degree gives students a comprehensive overview of the three aforementioned subject areas. Topics such as comparative government, supply and demand, ethics, and political science will be discussed at length. The overall objective of the program is to show students how the three separate academic fields influence and diverge from each other. Additional courses in history, sociology, and literature may also be required for graduation from some programs.

Those who earn a master’s degree can expect to reap a variety of benefits after graduation. Many students, especially those who are already employed, earn higher salaries and gain access to an increased number of career advancement opportunities.

The cost of earning a master’s will depend on a multitude of factors. Geographic location and institutional rates have the most profound impact on program costs. For additional information, students should contact their program of choice directly.

After earning this degree, the majority of graduates choose to work in the academic field. A great deal of them elect to become university professors or instructors. They may also be expected to publish literature and provide commentary on relevant issues. Many professors prefer to devote the majority of their time to researching various topics and subjects. A small percentage of graduates choose to work for government agencies, helping officials make important economic decisions. 

You will have a vast array of educational options to choose from when it comes to earning this degree; some prefer to earn their degree entirely online. To learn more about your options, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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Universidad Pontificia Comillas

The Official Master's Degree in International Affairs: Economics, Politics and Law is offered by the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and by the Faculty o ... [+]

Máster Universitario en Asuntos Internacionales: Economía, Política y Derecho

El Máster Universitario en Asuntos Internacionales: Economía, Política y Derecho está organizado por la Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales y por la Facultad de Derecho de la Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICADE). El Programa sigue un enfoque multidisciplinar que favorece el estudio de los asuntos internacionales de una manera rigurosa e innovadora, manteniendo intacta la tradicional excelencia y el rigor de la Universidad Pontificia Comillas. Tras finalizar el Máster, los alumnos cuentan con un amplio abanico de herramientas con las que analizar el entorno global desde una perspectiva empresarial, jurídica y de economía política.... [-]

Spain Madrid
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Spanish
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Higher School of Economics

The mission of our PEP programme is to provide an opportunity for a cohort of bright, ambitious and motivated students to master two basic areas – economics and political ... [+]

Programme Overview

The mission of our PEP programme is to provide an opportunity for a cohort of bright, ambitious and motivated students to master two basic areas – economics and political science – as well as to broaden their philosophical outlook, develop critical thinking and social communication skills, and enhance their social and academic capital.

The PEP programme is designed for those graduates of undergraduate programmes of participating faculties at HSE and other leading universities who aspire to strengthen their intellectual capacity and acquire additional skills, or to master new professional and career tracks. It is intended to provide new opportunities for the most talented young people motivated to absorb new ideas, tools, and techniques developed in the social sciences. It is open either to the graduates with a solid background in quantitative methods (mathematics, econometrics, computer modelling, etc.) striving to apply them to the most pressing social and economic problems, as well as to young philosophers and social theorists concerned with gaps and controversies in contemporary social sciences.... [-]

Russia Moscow
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Witten/Herdecke University (UW/H)

The Master programme Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) at Witten/Herdecke University offers cutting-edge education at the intersection of the social sciences and p ... [+]

The Master programme Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) at Witten/Herdecke University offers cutting-edge education at the intersection of the social sciences and philosophy. Unlike other Master programmes in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, the focus in Witten (Germany) is on the sound academic analysis of real-life problems in an increasingly interconnected world. It addresses the challenges of the 21st century in a globalized world. The Master PPE in Witten is also a tailor-made programme for any career in leading positions at the interface of politics, economics and (civil) society. Our graduates find career prospects in a range of political and social fields, NGOs, management, further education, personnel and organisation development, economic and political consulting.The programme starts in the winter semester. Applications must be submitted until June 30th.... [-]

Germany Witten
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Full-time
2 - 4 semesters
Campus