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MRESInternational Relations and Security

Tuition fee £14,100 per year
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Our MRes programme provide a personalised and focused introduction to postgraduate research allowing you to develop as an independent researcher with the support of an expert in International Relations and Security.

It provides a rigorous overview of the current state of scholarship in your selected field, guides you, through a programme of directed, individualised reading, to the selection of a feasible research project, and allows you to complete a substantial piece of research.

Career opportunities

Studying Politics develops critical and research skills valued by employers – data collection and analysis, problem-solving, argument and self-expression. Graduates have achieved much success in areas such as broadcasting, journalism, the civil service, government (local, national and European), marketing, public relations and academia.

Politics degree opens career prospects in these areas:

- Parliament, e.g. assistant to member of parliament,
- Government institutions (state or local level), e.g. civil servant or as a diplomat,
- International Organizations (e.g. UN, NATO, EU),
- Non-governmental organizations (e.g. Human Rights Watch),
- Newspaper journalism and other media,
- Corporate sector, e.g. lobbying or consultancy positions, in public relations, or to provide strategic analysis within the companies.
- Publishers,
- Academia or political consultancy (Think Tank).

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States