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MAInternational Relations

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Overview

Interested? To learn more about this study programme, entry requirements and application process, please contact one of our consultants in a country nearest to you.

Programme structure

Core modules

Theory and Practice of International Relations
Dissertation in International Relations

Plus one of the following modules:
The Politics of International Law
Contemporary Global Security
Global Governance
Global Justice
Research Methods in Politics
Philosophy and Methodology of Political Research

Optional modules

Choose three from a range including:
The Political Economy of Globalisation
The Politics of International Law
Contemporary Ethnic Conflict
Europeanisation
The Politics of Global Migration
Contemporary Global Security

Teaching

All taught modules (except the dissertation) are taught in seminars.

Assessment

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.

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application deadline
1 Jun 2022 23:59:59
Central European Time
Notes
Please see the university profile or contact us for the deadlines that apply to you

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application deadline
1 Jun 2022 23:59:59
Central European Time
Notes
Please see the university profile or contact us for the deadlines that apply to you

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States