Taught course

Conflict Resolution in Divided Societies

King's College London · Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Studies

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 first degree, or overseas equivalent, in an appropriate subject, such as in history, politics, international relations or languages.

Months of entry


Course content

A new specialist MA which will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the causes and consequences of ethno-national and religious conflicts in the modern world. It allows you to come to an understanding of the theory of conflict regulation in divided societies and in the international relations that shape and determine their political processes.

This MA will familiarise you with the causes and consequences of revolution, civil war and conflict regulation in divided societies such as Algeria, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Burma, Cambodia, Cyprus, Egypt, Indonesia, Israel, Iraq, Iran, Lebanon, Malaysia, Palestinian Territories, Philippines, Northern Ireland, Singapore, South Africa, Southern Thailand and Turkey.

Information for international students

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

Fees and funding

AHRC, Graduate School & School of Arts & Humanities scholarships & bursaries, ORSAS awards, self-funded

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
+44 (0) 20 7848 2765 / 2232
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200