For all our courses you’ll need a 2:1 honours degree, plus references from previous tutors. If you have different qualifications, we’ll look at your application on its individual merits.
Months of entry
About the course
You’ll examine the threat of global terrorism following 9/11 and disputes over military intervention in regions around the world. The course will enable you to identify current global security challenges and their impact on patterns in international relations.
Our graduates work for government and other public sector organisations, private sector companies, consultancies and think-tanks. They are directors, private secretaries, managers, political advisers, barristers, parliamentary clerks, senior civil servants and administrators.
Contemporary Global Security; Dissertation in Contemporary Global Security.
Plus one of the following modules: The Politics of Global Migration; Contemporary Ethnic Conflict; Research Methods; Philosophy and Methodology of Political Research; The Global Politics of the Environment and Climate Change; Wars, New Wars and the Liberal State; Theory and Practice of International Relations.
Two optional modules from a range including: The Political Economy of Globalisation; The Politics of International Law; Contemporary Ethnic Conflict; Europeanisation; The Politics of Global Migration; Contemporary Global Security.
Information for international students
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in Reading, 6.5 in Writing, 5.5 in Listening and 5.5 in Speaking, or equivalent.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
- +44 (0)114 222 1642