Taught course

Diplomacy and Foreign Policy

City, University of London · School of Arts and Social Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a minimum of a lower second class honours degree in an appropriate field of Radiography, or the equivalent from an international institution. A Diploma from the College of Radiographers may be accepted, subject to successfully demonstrating the required academic level by completing a pre-course assignment (early application is recommended). Applicants should be practising therapy radiographers also having a relevant clinical placement for an average of three days per week or its equivalent for the duration of the Programme.

Months of entry


Course content

The MA in Diplomacy and Foreign Policy is designed for those planning, or already engaged in, a career in the diplomatic service, journalism, international organisations (such as the United Nations or the European Union) or non-governmental organisations (such as Amnesty and Oxfam). It will also prepare you for a career in political risk, international finance and think tanks.
The course offers a mix of subjects tackling the economic, political, and practical dimensions of diplomacy and foreign policy with reference to key regions.
Studying this course will provide you with a postgraduate-level and research-led education in the dynamic field of international politics.
You will also benefit from being in London, a global centre for diplomacy, NGOs, the financial sector, policy and media.

Fees and funding

Full-time EU: £3,750 (MSc) (2015/16), Part-time Non EU: £7,500 (MSc) (2015/16)
Funding may be available via your employer either directly or through your Trust's educational contract with City University London. Please check with your employer.
Scholarships: The School of Health Sciences believes that exceptional academic and clinical performance should be recognised and rewarded. We have several scholarships available for students starting on our courses this September and January: City University postgraduate scholarships, City University London Graduate Loyalty Discount, School of Health Sciences International Excellence Scholarships (for international students only)

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations25
Creative work25
Professional practice25
Dissertation25 (4000 words)

Course contact details

Amber Jones
+44(0)20 7040 4567