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166 degrees at 57 universities in the UK.

Politics, International Studies and Philosophy MPhil

Politics, International Studies and Philosophy MPhil

The School has a strong international reputation for innovative research, across a wide range of specialist research strengths. In each of these, important and pioneering work has been published by members...Read more
(4.4)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £4195 per year (UK/EU)

International Development (Poverty, Inequality and Development) MSc

International Development (Poverty, Inequality and Development) MSc

Study from anywhere in the world with practitioners in government, civil society and the private sector, as well as with people new to development. The broad purpose of this programme is to give those...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Distance without attendance degree: £11790 per year (UK/EU)
  • 4 years Distance without attendance degree: £5895 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • Development Politics (20 Credits) - Core
  • Critical Approaches to Development (20 Credits) - Core
  • Social Analysis of Inequality, Poverty and Development (20 Credits) - Core
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International Studies and Diplomacy MA

International Studies and Diplomacy MA

This course is designed for those engaged in, or planning to embark upon, a professional career requiring international expertise in government, not-for-profit, corporate or academic environments. ...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £16315 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time degree: £5438 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £8158 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Global Governance and Emerging Powers MSc

Global Governance and Emerging Powers MSc

This Masters degree in politics will give you an advanced understanding of 2 increasingly interconnected phenomena in world politics: the responses of states, international institutions and non-governmental...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7950 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: £3975 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Globalization and Cities MSc

Globalization and Cities MSc

This course critically evaluates theories, processes and outcomes of globalization and globalized urbanization. Globalization and urbanization are two key social processes shaping the world in the 21st century. ...Read more
(4.6)
  • 1 year Full time degree

Modules

Transnational Crime, Justice and Security MSc

Transnational Crime, Justice and Security MSc

This programme considers pressing contemporary global issues from a criminological perspective, including organised crime, trafficking, terrorism and environmental crime. You will gain access to a wide...Read more
(4.3)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £7700 per year (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree: £7700 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Entrepreneurship and International Development MSc

Entrepreneurship and International Development MSc

In this programme, you will cultivate the necessary skills to shape and deliver sustainable entrepreneurship programs, and help a new generation of entrepreneurs transform lives and empower communities. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5400 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

International Development Management MA

International Development Management MA

How does speculative trading in consumable items by multinational institutions translate into unaffordable food prices, even among major exporters of agricultural produce? Given its potential to double...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Emerging Economies and International Development MSc

Emerging Economies and International Development MSc

This course provides you with high-quality post-graduate teaching and research training in the analysis of emerging economies. It offers a distinctive approach to the study of development by focusing...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9450 per year (UK/EU)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9450 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4725 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4725 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

International Studies in Intellectual Property Law LLM

International Studies in Intellectual Property Law LLM

Intellectual Property (IP) is a fast growing area of the law, requiring highly qualified multilingual specialists who can deal with IP rights across national borders. The new LLM International Studies...Read more
(5)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7200 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £7200 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Education, Globalisation and Social Change MA

Education, Globalisation and Social Change MA

This new Masters programme examines the role of education in particular its role in shaping societal attitudes and individual experiences. It focuses on education in its broadest sense and will appeal...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5950 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £5950 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Media and Globalisation MA

Media and Globalisation MA

This innovative course enables you to gain an improved understanding of the many facets of today’s communications media including broadcasting and information communication technology, and the role they...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3250 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

International Development MSc

International Development MSc

This programme engages critically with international development thinking and practice, and more broadly with processes of social, political and economic transformation throughout the global south. ...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £12300 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £6150 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Sport and International Development MA

Sport and International Development MA

This MA programme is dedicated to the study of sport as a tool for international development. It considers the ways in which sport can be used to tackle a range of social welfare issues, and how development...Read more
(3.7)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6120 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £6120 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Gender Analysis in International Development MA

Gender Analysis in International Development MA

This degree incorporates a number of topics including concepts used in gender analysis of development, social justice, gender and power, poverty and inequality, and gendered approaches to social and human...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6100 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3050 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

International Development MA by Research

International Development MA by Research

This programme gives you the chance to pursue a major research project based around your own passions and interests, leading to a qualification which can open the door to an academic career or boost employment...Read more
(4.7)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4195 per year (UK/EU)

Erasmus Mundus Masters: Journalism, Media and Globalisation MA

Erasmus Mundus Masters: Journalism, Media and Globalisation MA

This course is suitable for students with a firm grounding in an Arts subject, looking to specialise in the area of TV or broadcast journalism with a view to starting a career in this field. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £6500 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Globalisation MSc

Globalisation MSc

This programme constitutes a timely and relevant course of study. It should appeal to many kinds of prospective students, but especially those seeking to deepen their understanding of the diverse types...Read more
(3.9)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £4500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree: £2250 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Policy Analysis and Global Governance MSc

Policy Analysis and Global Governance MSc

This programme involves in understanding the roles of international organisations and networks and how these operate in the context of multilevel governance. The dissertation gives you the opportunity...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £3400 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3400 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Politics and International Studies MPhil

Politics and International Studies MPhil

This course politics and international studies has maintained a strong focus on research in Irish politics and, while that continues, the research portfolio has developed to explore larger questions of...Read more
(3.3)
  • variable - to suit the learner Full time degree: £4195 per year (UK/EU)
  • variable - to suit the learner Part time degree: £1490 per year (UK/EU)
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