Taught course

Refugee Studies

Institution
University of East London · School of Law and Social Sciences - LSS
Qualifications
MAPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Applicants are normally required to have a good first degree in a cognate area of study. Under special circumstances applicants without a relevant first degree but with substantial professional experience may be considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Programme content

Analysis of key issues in the field of forced migration, with the option to specialise in the cultural, political, legal and psycho-social fields. Dedicated research methods module to develop advanced analytical skills and prepare for the independent research dissertation.
Refugee Studies at UEL

adopts a multi-disciplinary approach to the study of forced migration
examines global and local dimensions of forced migration
encourages independent critical approaches to contemporary refugee issues
views forced migration as a lived experience
adopts a refugee-centred perspective
considers links between theoretical and applied/policy issues in forced migration
encourages interest in refugee communities of East London

Information for international students

IELTS: 6.5

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGDip

part time
16 months
full time
8 months

PGCert

part time
8 months
full time
4 months

Course contact details

Name
Applicant Enquiries
Email
study@uel.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 208 223 3333
Fax
+44 (0) 208 223 2978