Taught course

International Relations in Paris

Queen Mary, University of London · Politics

Entry requirements

Upper-second class honours or equivalent in a related degree. Appropriate professional experience in a cognate field could substitute for degree requirement. IELTS 7.0 for students requiring language qualification. International applicants For detailed country-specific entry requirements please visit the International section of our website. If your first language is not English, you must provide evidence of your English language proficiency. You can find details on our English language entry requirements here: www.qmul.ac.uk/international/languagerequirements

Months of entry


Course content

Explore International Relations from Paris and obtain a postgraduate degree from one of the UK’s top universities.

The MA in International Relations is concerned with analysing the key issues and concepts in world politics. The programme will provide you with a sophisticated theoretical and applied understanding of international relations including areas of expertise such as war and security, globalisation and development, and US foreign policy. The programme enables you to develop a set of analytical skills and knowledge that will allow you to think, talk and write critically about contemporary international issues, as well as building a firm foundation for further study.

Students on this programme benefit from an integrated and flexible approach when it comes to teaching. The programme will be delivered through a combination of workshops, guest lectures and Masterclasses sessions throughout the year at the University of London’s Paris Campus. In addition students will receive online teaching via a sophisticated e-learning platform.

The programme is taught by experienced academics who are leaders in their field. These intensive sessions will give you the opportunity to network with your peers and academics face to face and experience life on campus at the University of London Institute in Paris. You will also benefit from a dedicated tutor who will guide you through the topics and assignments of each module online.

QMUL is a member of the Russell Group of leading research-intensive universities in the UK. QMUL is rated amongst the top 20 in the UK for its research in Politics and International Relations. University of London Institute in Paris, is an integral part of the University of London and is the UK’s leading University in France. Queen Mary University of London has a long standing academic partnership with ULIP and this collaboration brings the expertise of QMUL's School of Politics and International Relations to the heart of Paris.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Administrator
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