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  MA - International Relations

De Montfort University    Arts, Design and Humanities

Full time & Part time September MA 1 year full time, 2 years part time
Politics & Government (30)

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The MA in International Relations at our university offers a comprehensive understanding of the modern world and its complex dynamics. Through a wide range of core and optional modules, you will delve into topics such as global health, European integration, and international trade. This programme is ideal for those seeking a career in an international environment, with opportunities to work in the European Union, UN agencies, NGOs, and local government organizations. With flexible module options, including the chance to participate in overseas trips, you can tailor the course to suit your interests. Our purpose-built facilities and high-profile guest speakers enhance the learning experience. Applicants with relevant professional experience will also be considered.

About the course

Analyse the most significant issues of the 21st century, such as factors that influence states going to war, why some states are weaker than others are, and how global order is maintained. Our course will enable you to obtain an advanced understanding of the modern world, including the way in which states, regions and international organisations interact, and practice a range of methods and methodologies to support research and policy analysis.

Our wide range of core and optional modules – including Britain and European Integration, Global Health and International Trade Theory and Practice – will help you to develop the subject-specific knowledge and professional skills necessary for a career in any field related to international relations.

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Entry Requirements

Applicants will normally hold an undergraduate degree in any subject with a minimum pass of 2:2, or equivalent overseas qualification.

Applications from those with significant professional experience in politics and international relations will be considered individually.


2022/23 tuition fees for UK students: £7,100

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