First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University.
Months of entry
This programme combines security studies, cyber security and risk analysis to reflect a global political environment that demands new thinking. This multidisciplinary approach incorporates both the skills and the dimensions of understanding that are necessary for navigating the radically changed political landscape of the 21st Century. Historical, social scientific, technological, and military factors are placed on an equal footing in order to grapple with contemporary problems and challenges. Using advanced research on risk analysis and decision making, students will be able to apply their skills and knowledge to address global security issues and the complex situations policy makers address every day.
Contemporary Security Challenges; Security Theory; Foundations of Cyber Security; Principles of Risk Management
four from a wide range in Politics and International Relations and Social Sciences
Information for international students
Applicants require an IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum score of 6.5 in all components. Please also see the international page.
Fees and funding
Please see the fees and funding page.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Social, Human and Mathematical Sciences