Taught course

Science & Security

Institution
King's College London · Department of War Studies
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 first degree in history, international relations, political science, economics or other appropriate subject or an equivalent qualification from a British or overseas university; GPA must be above 3.3 (USA). Applicants must have English language competence. However we offer a two year programme built around the department's existing MA programmes, and incorporating dedicated English language tuition.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Designed to provide an integrated understanding of science and international politics to cope with the demands of the emerging security agenda. Topics include nuclear and biological weapons, the weaponisation of space, the verification of arms control agreements, cyber security, and terrorism, as well as the knowledge and tools from science and security studies needed to analyse these issues.

Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English please visit our website for further information: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/pg/apply/langreq.html

Fees and funding

Students are generally self-funded.

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
Email
sspp-graduateadmissions@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7848 1977 / 7203
Fax
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200