Normally require an honours degree with a first or 2.1 classification, or a masters degree, in a relevant subject.
Months of entry
January, October, September
Professional research training through devising and implementing a research project, undertaking formal and informal training in subject-specific and transferable skills, and professional development activities.
Politics and International Relations is ranked 1st out of 56 in the country for research impact, with 100% of its work judged at 3* and 4* level.
For a list of current research strengths for supervising a research degree look on http://www.keele.ac.uk/researchsubjects/politicsandinternationalrelations/#tabs-2 European IR, including the EU/South-East Europe, Eastern Mediterranean; Minority and Human Rights in International Law; Diplomatic Law and Practice; International Theory; IR of the Environment; International Political Economy; Anglo-American Relations.
Research Excellence Framework (REF) score
Information for international students
English Language proficiency level 6.5 IELTs required. Keele has research students from over 50 different countries. We offer a safe green campus environment. Support specifically for international students includes an International Students Support Officer and free English language support.
Fees and funding
All sponsorship opportunities are listed on http://www.keele.ac.uk/pgresearch/studentships/http://www.keele.ac.uk/pgresearch/choosingaresearchdegree/studentships/ Prospective applicants are advised to look regularly from December onwards to see if there are any opportunities available in your field.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- PGR Administrator
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