King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Terrorism, Security and Society

This programme is interdisciplinary, involving history, political science, and international relations, as well as sociology and social psychology, risk studies, and even critical approaches. Depending upon the pathway chosen and the mix of options within each pathway, the focus of the degree will vary from a strong emphasis on security and counterterrorism issues through to a critical social science approach and analysis of societal response and adaptation.

Entry requirements

A minimum standard is a 2.1 Honours degree or an overseas equivalent, eg GPA of 3.3 from a US university; candidates who do not achieve a 2.1 but have professional or voluntary experience are welcome; GPA must be above 3.25 (USA); applicants must have English language competence.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by essay, presentation, lab work and occasionally by examination.

Sponsorship information

Varied including: research councils; university of London scholarships; departmental bursaries and career development loans; for overseas students Chevening scholarships are available from the British Council; further advice is available from the Master�s admissions tutor in the department of geography.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 10,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 5,250 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 8,750 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Strand Campus Westminster WC2R 2LS South East

Key information

Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts and Sciences Admissions (CASA)
Telephone number: 
020 7848 1977/7203