Taught course

International Humanitarian Affairs

Institution
University of York · Department of Health Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

2:1 or equivalent in an appropriate subject.

We are willing to consider applications from those who do not have the appropriate qualifications but have suitable humanitarian and development experience through working with the United Nations, international humanitarian and development organisations, government authorities, community-based groups or local charities.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Engage with the philosophical and theoretical emergence of the concepts of humanitarianism

‌‌We offer an opportunity for you to explore fast-changing, contemporary debates over the theory, policy and practice of humanitarian affairs. You will have the opportunity to network with like-minded experts, academics and policymakers from around the world who are responding to disasters, conflicts and complex political emergencies.

This is an entirely online course.

Information for international students

If English isn't your first language you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability. We accept the following qualifications:

IELTS 6.5, minimum 6.5 in Writing and 6.0 in all other components.

For more information see our postgraduate English language requirements.

Fees and funding

UK students
£5,570
International students
£5,570

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Dr Jo Rose
Email
dohs-pg-enquiries@york.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1904 321321