A good honours degree (upper second class or first class) in a Social Science discipline, or an equivalent professional qualification. Relevant experience will be taken into account.
Months of entry
This distinctive Masters programme directly addresses the complex nature of the Politics and International Relations of the Middle East, enabling you to gain an insight into the internal dimensions of the region and their links with regional and extra-regional relations.
Covering a range of approaches from the disciplines of Politics, Comparative Politics and International Relations it addresses the security, economic, identity and political dynamics of the region.
The programme is of interest to students/practitioners wishing to study these issues in more depth and to make comparisons across the region.
For information please contact the School of Politics and International Studies (POLIS) Admissions Team.
Information for international students
IELTS 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in any component. For other English qualifications, read English language equivalent qualifications.
Fees and funding
If you have the talent and drive, we want you to be able to study with us, whatever your financial circumstances. There may be help for students in the form of loans and non-repayable grants from the University and from the government. Find out more at Masters funding overview.
POLIS offers one full-fees scholarship for UK/EU applicants wishing to study a full-time Masters.
For applicants who are nationals of China, Japan, Nigeria, India and South Korea and wishing to study a full-time Masters, POLIS offers up to five scholarships to the value of £3000.
Find out further details of the POLIS Excellence Scholarships schemes.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Office
- +44 (0)113 343 6843