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Graduate Diploma in Economics and Social Sciences

INTO City University of London, United Kingdom
Graduate Diploma in Economics and Social Sciences
Next enrollment cycle September 2024 See all cycles
Total Cost KES 3,536,415
Course Accredited By PC
1 Years On Campus Postgraduate Pathway Programme

For students who do not meet the academic and English language requirements for a Master’s degree. Preparing students for direct entry to a postgraduate degree in a range of Economics and Social Sciences subjects, from Journalism to International Politics, at City, University of London.

On campus and online study options

  • This program is available to study either on campus or online – giving students the flexibility to choose what’s best for them.
  • If your student starts online and is then able to travel to the UK, they’ll be able to transfer to an on-campus program in January or March/April 2022. They’ll need to meet any visa requirements and demonstrate good attendance and performance during their studies online.
  • If your student applies for an Online Extended program, they’ll be offered an Online Academic English plus Online or on-campus academic pathway study plan.

Key information

  • Detailed feedback on performance from teachers with professional experience in the fields of Economics and Social Sciences.
  • Prepare for postgraduate dissertation by completing an Individual Research Project.
  • A highly supportive study environment.
  • Small classes for maximum student-teacher interaction.
  • Professional support and guidance with your university application.
  • Improve the language skills students need for their degree and their career through the EAP module.
  • Build a career development portfolio as part of the assessment for the EAP module, demonstrating career motivations, employability skills and career-related experiences – and can be used to support internship and job applications.

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2024
  • January 2025

Entry Requirements

Standard Course Requirement 
Academic requirements

  • Completion of a minimum of three years of higher education with good grades. Previous study in a relevant academic discipline or relevant industry experience may be required for admission to specialised postgraduate courses.

English language entry requirements

  • 3 Terms: IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.0 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Accelerated Course Requirement
Academic requirements

  • Completion of a minimum of three years of higher education with good grades. Previous study in a relevant academic discipline or relevant industry experience may be required for admission to specialised postgraduate courses.

English language entry requirements

  • 2 Terms: IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub skills) or equivalent
  • A total of 120 credits must be earnt to successfully complete the pathway programme.

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