Taught course

Applied Security Strategy

University of Exeter · Politics

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirement is a good Honours degree (2:1 or equivalent) in any discipline from a recognised institution.

Months of entry


Course content

Designed to develop future leaders, decision makers and confident strategic thinkers who are able to drive and execute policy calmly, under pressure, at the very highest levels. The programme takes a sharp, highly-relevant and practitioner-targeted focus, and employs simulations and fieldtrips alongside lectures, seminars and conferences with leading academics and practitioners. Creates and trains experts in the fusion of strategic communications and intelligence to craft policy and strategy in the contemporary security arena. Please see www.exeter.ac.uk/strategy for more information.

Information for international students

We warmly welcome international students to all three of our beautiful campuses. At present 4,000 students from over 130 countries contribute to a thriving international community. Details of our academic and English language requirements, along with details of English language support can be found at www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/admissions/applying/english

Fees and funding

UK students
Please see our website for details
International students
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The University of Exeter invests significantly in a range of funding opportunities for talented prospective postgraduates. Please visit www.exeter.ac.uk/scholarships for further details. Here you can search our database for funding opportunities suitable for your area of interest.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

College of Social Science and International Studies
01392 723192