Taught course

International Relations (MRes)

Institution
Lancaster University · Politics and International Relations
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

2:1 (Hons) degree (UK or equivalent) in a relevant background.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The MRes in International Relations provides research training in international relations as a social science. It provides you with an understanding of the major theoretical and epistemological debates in the social sciences, and also gives you an introduction to quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis.

This research training is coupled with, and customised for, research in international relations. It addresses key concepts, methodological and epistemological issues, and data collection and analysis in international relations. The programme mainly consists of compulsory courses but you may take one optional course in the area of your designated thesis topic.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 (with no individual element below 5.5) or equivalent.

We consider tests from other providers, which can be found here on our English language requirements page.

Fees and funding

Learn more at the fees and funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MRes
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
PPR Course Enquiries
Email
pprpg@lancaster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1524 594262