Research course


University of Sussex · School of Law, Politics and Sociology

Entry requirements

You’re normally expected to have a Masters degree in political science, international relations, economics, history or sociology. You may also be considered for the degree if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.

Months of entry

January, September, May

Course content

Join us to analyse how politics shapes our lives. We conduct internationally renowned research on some of the most important issues facing Britain, Europe and the world.

You’ll work with expert faculty at the cutting-edge of politics, covering Britain, Europe and international issues. We have particular interests in:

  • foreign policy
  • energy issues
  • citizenship and migration issues
  • gender politics
  • corruption.

Qualification and course duration


full time
48 months
part time
72 months

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