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  International Conflict Studies MA

King’s College London    Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy

Full time & Part time September MA 1 year FT / 2 years PT

About the course

Our MA in International Conflict Studies provides you with a critical, in-depth and nuanced understanding of international conflict and security. It aims to combine theory and practice, providing advanced engagement with the theoretical and philosophical aspects of the subject as well as training in the investigation and analysis of specific cases of conflict, violence and security. It enables you to engage critically with the application of social and political theory in developing an understanding of the origins, dynamics and governance of international and transnational conflict and political violence.

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Entry Requirements

Undergraduate degree with high 2:1 honours (i.e. overall average of at least 65% across all years of study) in history, international relations, political science, economics or other appropriate subject.

In order to meet the academic entry requirements for this programme you should have a minimum high 2:1 undergraduate degree with a final mark of at least 65% or above in the UK marking scheme. If you are still studying you should be achieving an average of at least 65% or above in the UK marking scheme.

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"During my time at King's, I felt intellectually challenged in ways I hadn’t experienced before, and really developed my ability to think critically about any issue. This stood me in good stead for my subsequent career in strategic communications."

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