Taught course

South Asia and Global Security

King's College London · Department of War Studies

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 first degree or an equivalent qualification from a British or overseas university. Applicants from good Indian universities normally require a 55 or above in an Arts, Humanities or Social Science subjects. Professional qualifications and experience will be taken into account.

Months of entry


Course content

Our South Asia and Global Security MA will give you a deep understanding of the interplay between the history, theory, and contemporary practice of security-led issues in South Asia. You will study history, thematic analysis, and case studies taught by world-leading academics from War Studies and the King's India Institute. We will draw on the expertise of policy leaders, military professionals, and experts in the private sector involved in security management to deliver high-quality and up-to-the-minute teaching.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

Visit the fees and funding webpages to find out more about bursaries, scholarships, grants, tuition fees, living expenses, student loans and other financial help available at King's.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
+44 (0) 20 7848 1977 / 7203