Taught course

Terrorism, Security & Society

King's College London · Department of War Studies

Entry requirements

Minimum standard is a 2:1 (Hons) degree or an overseas equivalent, eg GPA of 3.3 from a US University. Candidates who do not achieve a 2:1 but have professional or voluntary experience will also be considered. Mature candidates will be considered favourably. GPA must be above 3.25 (USA). Applicants must have English language competence. However we offer a two-year programme built around the department's existing MA programmes (excluding War Studies Online Programmes) and incorporating dedicated English language tuition.

Months of entry


Course content

Terrorism, Security & Society is an interdisciplinary programme involving history, political science, international relations, sociology and social psychology and risk studies. The focus will vary from a strong emphasis on security and counterterrorism issues through to a critical social science approach and analysis of societal response and adaptation.

Information for international students

For those students whose first language is not English, please view our English language requirements: www.kcl.ac.uk/graduate/apply/lang.html

Fees and funding

Students are generally self-funded.

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
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200