|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A 2:1 honours degree
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in Reading, 6.5 in Writing, 5.5 in Listening and 5.5 in Speaking
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
These should be supplied and signed by academic staff at institutions where you have studied previously. They must be presented on the official letter-headed paper of the relevant institution. If you have been out of education for the last two years, you can send one academic reference plus one from your current employer if you wish.
You’ll learn about all the key debates on governance in the EU and its impact on current and future member states (Europeanisation). We also look closely at Europe outside the union. You can broaden your horizons even further with optional modules.
You’ll focus on Europe beyond the borders of the EU, and have the chance to broaden your study with optional modules.
We’ll give you training in research methods. You’ll use those skills to plan, research and write your dissertation.
The Governance and Politics of the European Union
Dissertation in European Governance and Politics
Choose two from a range including:
Contemporary Global Security
The Politics of Development
Contemporary Ethnic Conflict
Global Politics of the Environment and Climate Change
Comparative Governance and Public Policy
All taught modules (except the dissertation) are taught in seminars.
You’ll be assessed continuously through essays.
To complete the MA you must earn a total of 180 credits. All core and optional modules count for 30 credits each. Your dissertation, produced over the summer after the taught element, counts for 60 credits.
For the module assessments and the dissertation, you’ll need a mark of 50 per cent or above. If you don’t complete the dissertation, achieving 120 credits in taught modules will get you a Graduate Diploma.