2:1 (or international equivalent).
Months of entry
Providing general research training, this course is ideal if you are looking to pursue a PhD or a career that requires research skills.
You will submit a dissertation, undertake generic research training and have the option to take some relevant taught modules. The programme is designed to be flexible, enabling you to conduct 30-35,000-word research-based dissertation on a subject of your choice.
You can combine this work with specialist training from a wide range of options within the school and across the University, such as international relations, diplomacy, security studies, Asia-Pacific studies, British politics, European integration, comparative politics, political theory, and generic research methods training.
Politics and international relations research areas include:
- Asia and Pacific studies
- British politics and Brexit
- China's governance and politics
- Conflict, security and terrorism
- International relations
- Political ideologies
- Political theory
- Social and global justice
- Social science research methodology
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Enquiries
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