This MA highlights issues of effective demand, social conflict and financial instability as features of modern capitalism. It covers neo-classical, post-Keynesian and Marxist theories, and applies them...Read more
This masters degree aims to provide you with those skills and enhance your knowledge with respect to global governance approaches and instruments focused on environmental sustainability and social justice...Read more
This programme takes a critical political ecology frame and examines environmental policy and its intersections with development from a social justice angle. It is taught and convened by leading...Read more
This is an interdisciplinary social science training programme designed to prepare you for further research in the workplace.
The programme covers ontology, epistemology, quantitative and qualitative...Read more
Why choose this course
The Department of Politics at the University of Surrey is a thriving space for research and public engagement on a range of political areas. We’re home to roughly a dozen researchers...Read more
In this new programme, you will explore the relationships between dance and society.
You will be encouraged to challenge your thinking about dance within a framework of conceptual, political...Read more
Increasingly, leaders in the field of social change are finding that traditional approaches are insufficient to meet social need in a highly-connected world. The generators of need are now complex...Read more
OverviewThe department welcomes research in all the major sub-fields of political science. This includes international relations, political economy, public policy and management, legal and political theory,...Read more
Based within our School of Social Sciences, our research programme in politics and international relations has a well-established reputation for innovative and internationally recognised research. ...Read more
The aims of the programme are: the creation and interpretation of new knowledge through original research or other advanced scholarship, of a quality to satisfy peer review, extend the forefront of the...Read more
This MA offers an alternative, critical and global perspective to war studies.
Instead of focusing on the usual themes of military history and conflict studies, our War: History and Politics MA is an...Read more
Why study this course?
This MSc degree will provide you with the analytical understanding and knowledge to lead the agenda for prevention of two of the worlds most pressing issues, the politics of violence...Read more
Students are encouraged to examine critically the relationship between labour, capitalism, development and poverty. We investigate labour in the contemporary social and economic development...Read more
Over the past few decades, questions about the production, supply, preparation, consumption and disposal of food have become central to our understanding of society and politics. With the rise of a global...Read more
The economic, social and political benefits of good governance are high on the agenda of many world organisations. This MSc combines normative and empirical approaches to international justice, organisations...Read more
Based within our Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, our research programme in politics has a well-established reputation for innovative and internationally recognised research in various areas of politics. ...Read more
This certificate is a one-year course that is offered by the department to those who are keen to study politics at Masters level, but do not have a first degree in the subject. It is also of interest...Read more
An PhD is an advanced postgraduate research degree that requires original research and the submission of a substantial dissertation of 60,000 to 100,000 words. At Birkbeck, you are initially registered...Read more
The Philosophy, Politics and Economics of Health MA aims to equip students with the skills necessary to play an informed role in debates concerning equity and health. It explores the central ethical,...Read more
Containing 60 percent of the world’s population, Asia is the setting for many of the most important political issues in the world today. These issues include the rise of China and India, economic...Read more