Normally a first class or second-class honours degree, or equivalent, in a related discipline (some law content recommended). Entry may be possible with other qualifications, especially where your work experience is relevant to the course.
English language requirements
For postgraduate studies, the University of Strathclyde requires a minimum overall score of IELTS 6.5 (no individual test score below 6.0) or equivalent. Tests are valid for two years.
Months of entry
In a world facing unique economic, environmental and social challenges of a scale not seen before, promoting sustainable development has become a pressing priority.
The course will give you a solid grounding in the structures, rules and principles of aspects of public international law that impact on sustainable development.
This programme is designed specifically for graduates who want to work in the international development sector in management, planning or policy-related areas.
The course has a flexible structure. You’ll have the opportunity to pursue your own interests and tailor your degree to your chosen career path. You can select elective classes from other Masters Programmes in Law as well as related programmes across the University.
It is not necessary that you hold a law degree before embarking on this course of study however law content in your previous course may be useful.
Information for international students
Fees and funding
There are several scholarship opportunities available for students applying for this course. Opportunities include:
- John Fitzsimmons Memorial scholarships
- International Scholarships (instructional)
- University of Strathclyde Progression Scholarships
To recognise academic achievement, the Dean's International Excellence Award offers international students a merit-based scholarship of up to £3,000 for entry onto a full-time Masters programme in the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences.
Students living in Scotland can find out more about funding from the Student Awards Agency Scotland.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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