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Qualification type

MPhil - Master of Philosophy

Subject areas

International Relations

Course type

Research

Course Summary

This MPhil programme offers you the chance be part of one of the world's leading departments in the study of international relations while you undertake a substantial piece of work that is worthy of publication and which makes an original contribution to international relations scholarship. You will begin on the MPhil and be upgraded to PhD status after passing a research panel no later than at the end of your second year. The Department is organised around four Research Clusters: Statecraft and Security; International Political Economy; Institutions, Law, and Ethics; and International Theory. You will belong to at least one of these clusters during your studies and attend its weekly events. You will also have the chance to participate in the editing of a student-run journal Millennium: Journal of International Studies, which has a major role in the discipline. Students who successfully complete the programme often embark on an academic career. Recent doctoral graduates have also gone into careers in consultancy, education and teaching, NGOs and charities, international organisations and to roles within the public sector and government.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

2 years

Start date

30-SEP-19

Modules

This module familiarises students with the principal approaches to contemporary research in the main branches of International Relations and to help students identify the appropriate methodology for their project.
International Relations Research Design Seminar - Core
International Relations Research Design Seminar (second-year workshops) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£4,366

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£18,624

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirement for this programme is a merit in a master’s degree with strong merit in the dissertation element in a subject relevant to proposed research, or equivalent.