Newcastle University

Newcastle University

European Union Studies

The European Union Studies MA provides an in-depth grounding in the politics and policy of the EU. The course covers the intricate politics, institutions, law and policies of the European Union. The international and global political context in which the EU operates is also addressed. Students on this course develop knowledge of three central themes: European integration, public policy in the EU and the EU as an international actor. The course is highly valued by employers who require staff with a clear and comprehensive understanding of the European Union and its institutions and procedures.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in politics/international studies or a related discipline. Applicants with lower or non-standard qualifications and/or relevant professional experience are considered on an individual basis. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Secretary, School of Geography, Politics and Sociology
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7200