London School of Economics and Political Science

London School of Economics and Political Science

MSc China in Comparative Perspective


Houghton Street

London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MSc China in Comparative Perspective

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This programme is an introduction to the study of China, drawing on a range of social science disciplines including anthropology, economic history, international history, government and international relations A key feature of the MSc is that China is always considered in a comparative and historical framework. So, for example, Chinese economic history might be contrasted with European or Indian economic history or Chinese governmental powers with those found in Europe. The programme is built around: a compulsory core course on China in Comparative Perspective; optional core courses in selected disciplines (anthropology, government, economic history); additional optional courses from selected disciplines; a 10,000 word dissertation. There are also non-assessed seminars and tutorials for all students.

International Student Requirements:

IELTS 6.5; TOEFL 603

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

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