Taught course

Diplomacy and World Order

Institution
De Montfort University · De Montfort University
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Students should hold a good honours degree or overseas equivalent, in any subject. Applications from those with significant professional experience in politics and international relations will be considered individually. English Language requirements If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.5 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required. English language tuition is available at DMU both before and during the course, if required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course is designed to provide a detailed understanding of the evolution of diplomacy and the way in which diplomacy is practised in the contemporary world. It tackles a number of broader issues that impact on diplomatic processes, such as the way in which states operate in regional organisations such as the European Union, the threat of organised crime and terrorism and the role of multinational corporations and companies.

  • A wide variety of modules
    The course offers the opportunity to study a wider variety and greater number of modules than comparative degree programmes in other UK universities
  • Add international experience to your CV
    You will have the opportunity to take part in #DMUglobal overseas study trips.
  • Learn from internationally renowned staff
    You will be part of a research-rich academic environment with the opportunity to learn from internationally renowned staff and participate in research seminars, conferences and annual lectures
  • Excellent student experience
    Students benefit from the input of high-profile visiting scholars, academic staff with wide geographical subject coverage and the opportunity to participate in study trips abroad
  • Boost your potential earnings
    95% of Business and Law postgraduates are in employment or further education within 6 months of completing their course (DLHE, 2014/15)

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.5 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required. English language tuition is available both before and during the course if required.

Fees and funding

Up to 50 per cent of tuition fees offered to Home/EU DMU alumni for students who wish to continue their studies at DMU by enrolling on a Postgraduate taught course. For more information visit our Vice-Chancellor’s 2020 Scholarship page.

Vice-Chancellor's Sports Scholarship
Up to £6,000 worth of support available to full-time UK and EU undergraduate and postgraduate students, starting in September 2016. For more information visit our Vice-Chancellor's Sports Scholarship page.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Faculty of Business & Law
Email
bal@dmu.ac.uk
Phone
0116 250 6070