Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University

International Politics

Research specialisms include: post-colonial politics; international relations; strategy and security studies; ethics; globalisation; 20th-century international history; politics and government; leadership studies; theories of and European integration; nationalism; causes of war, coercive diplomacy and research methods; intelligence studies; democratisation and social movement theory; Islam; Middle Eastern politics, conflict resolution and critical terrorism studies; France's modern wars; regime change in Central and Eastern Europe; the study of harm in world politics; women and war; British defence policy; the study of the European Union; European security; political philosophy; Third World politics; and the politics of: Britain; Northern Ireland; Wales; Germany; the USA; Russia; Vietnam; Serbia; Israel; Palestine; the former Yugoslavia; South Africa; Africa and Latin American politics.

Entry requirements

Good Honours degree (2.1) plus a Master's degree (either obtained or in progress).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penglais Campus Aberystwyth SY23 3AR Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
Department of International Politics
Telephone number: 
01970 622625