Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

School of Politics and International Studies

Taught postgraduate courses

We offer taught MA degree programmes in the areas of Global Development, International Relations and Security, and Politics.

Research postgraduate degrees

We promote excellence in research in the core disciplines of politics and international studies, and we are particularly committed to promoting interdisciplinary research. 

In terms of defined interests, we can provide supervisory support across a wide range of specialisms and cross-cutting topics.

Study with us

Our school brings together academics from across political, international, and development disciplines.

Much of our work is highly international in orientation, and our academic expertise covers all the main regions of the world.

Postgraduate Open Day

Interested in a Masters or PhD?

Come along to our open day is on 8 May 2015 to find out more about our programmes; meet current students and academic staff as well as taking an optional campus tour.

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Student profile

Whilst studying for my MA I applied for a 5 month internship with the British NGO Development in Action (DIA).

I was accepted as intern to a researcher in the Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation unit of one of DIA's partner organisations, Seva Mandir in Udaipur, India.

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