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  MRes International Relations and Security


University of Liverpool    Department of Politics

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

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The International Relations and Security MRes programme at the University of Liverpool offers a tailored and focused introduction to postgraduate research. With expert supervision, you'll have the opportunity to produce a significant independent research project that contributes to knowledge in the field. The programme provides intensive preparation for future PhD study and equips you with critical thinking, project management, and communication skills. Key theories in international relations and their application to current security challenges will be explored. Entry requirements include a 2:1 honours degree or above in Politics or a related subject, although applicants with a 2:2 will be considered on an individual basis.

About the course

Combine an overview of international relations theories with tailored theoretical and methodological approaches aligned to your proposed research project. Under expert supervision, you’ll produce a major piece of independent research that makes an original contribution to knowledge and offers ideal preparation for PhD study.

This MRes provides a personalised and focused introduction to postgraduate research. It will enable you to develop into an independent researcher and produce an original research project, supported by an expert in international relations and security.

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Entry Requirements

You will normally need a 2:1 honours degree or above, or equivalent, in Politics or a related subject.

Applicants with a 2:2 honours degree, or equivalent, will be considered on an individual basis.

If you hold a bachelor’s degree or equivalent, but don’t meet our entry requirements, a Pre-Master’s can help you gain a place. This specialist preparation course for postgraduate study is offered on campus at the University of Liverpool International College, in partnership with Kaplan International Pathways.




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