UCL Institute of the Americas


Graduate Taught

As a student at the UCL Institute of the Americas, you will be taught by world-leading scholars at the cutting edge of research in the humanities and social sciences.

We provide and encourage comparative and interdisciplinary debate on the Americas that will enable you to gain a broad knowledge and understanding of the most recent scholarship on the region.

We have six Graduate Taught Programmes, covering the four main regions of the Americas.

Caribbean and Latin American Studies MA


Develop an understanding of the diverse societies of the Latin American continent and the Caribbean.

Globalisation and Latin American Development MSc


Study economic development in Latin America and the Caribbean and prepare for leadership in international development.

International Relations of the Americas MSc


Gain a detailed and systematic understanding of the International Relations of the Americas.

Latin American Studies MA


Develop an in-depth knowledge of current analytical debates in the field of Latin American Studies.

Latin American Politics MSc


Students will gain a detailed understanding of contemporary politics of major Latin American countries.

United States Studies: History and Politics MA


Explore the history, politics, culture and international relations of the United States.