Taught course

International Relations and International Law

Institution
University of Aberdeen · School of Social Science
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Applicants for admission will normally be expected to hold a relevant Honours degree of at least 2:1 standard or equivalent from a recognised university. In exceptional circumstances applicants without this qualification may be admitted to having an alternative qualification, or an approved level of work experience, appropriate to the field of study.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The joint programme in International Relations and Law at Aberdeen is an innovative course – one of only three across the UK - that offers students seeking careers in governmental institutions, international organisations and international non-governmental organisations the opportunity to advance their understanding of law and politics in the international arena. Combining courses in the theory and practice of international relations, security, human rights, and the use of force in International Law taught by a globally distinguished faculty, the course offers a unique perspective on a range of contemporary issues related to the transformed nature of global governance in the context of international politics and law.

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Fees and funding

UK students
http://www.abdn.ac.uk/registry/tuitionfees/
International students
http://www.abdn.ac.uk/registry/tuitionfees/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGDip

full time
9 months
part time
18 months

PGCert

full time
6 months
part time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Office
Email
socscipg@abdn.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0)1224 272762
Fax
+44(0)1224 272552