For entry on to the MPhil or PhD programmes, we would normally expect an applicant to hold a 2:1 honours degree, or equivalent, and a good Masters degree, or equivalent, in a relevant subject. For entry on to the MA by Research programme, we would normally expect an applicant to hold a 2:1 honours degree, or equivalent, in a relevant subject.
Months of entry
January, October, July, April
The current research themes for supervision in politics are:
- Critical Global Politics and International relations
- Cultural politics, communications and media
- Politics, Public Policy, and Political Theory
Information for international students
English entry requirement: Minimum IELTS 7.0 overall score of 7.0 (with no less than 6.5 in speaking, reading and listening and 7.0 in writing), or equivalent.
Fees and funding
Studentships may be available for exceptional candidates. Please see https://www.uea.ac.uk/political-social-international-studies/scholarships-and-funding/funding-for-postgraduate-research-degrees for more information.
Qualification and course duration
MA by research
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Research Service
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