Taught course

International Relations

Richmond, The American International University in London · Richmond, The American International University in London

Entry requirements

1. Application form 2. A professional statement 3. At least one Confidential Academic Reference 4. CV/Resume 5. Proof of bachelors degree 6. Official/Certified Transcripts of all undergraduate work ideally showing a GPA of 3.0 (on 4.0 scale)/ B. 7. English Language Test Results For applicants who have attended non-U.S. universities: - Certified copies of all grades (including courses taken), diplomas, certificates of programme completion, and any end-of-program or end-of-year examination results. - If transcripts are not in English, official translation will be required.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme equips students with in-depth knowledge of the discipline of international relations, key analytican and research skills, together with an opportunity to gain practical experience through an optional internship.

-One year full-time or two year part-time programme, based in London
-Optional accredited internship
-International, research-active faculty
-Small class sizes and close supervision by faculty
-Opportunity to attend conferences and events in the UK and EU

Information for international students

If your first language is not English, you are required to submit TOEFL/IELTS/Cambridge English proficiency test results from an exam taken within the last two years. NOTE: Also encouraged to submit a Sample of Academic Writing (academically cited; 8-20 pages and/or 2,000-5,000 typed words)- but not required.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students
Each year Richmond will award a Postgraduate Scholarship to a maximum of four outstanding new entrants to our Postgraduate programmes, covering the duration of the programme, subject to grades, worth 50% remission of tuition fees payable.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)20 8332 9000
+44 20 8332 1596