Research supervision is normally available in the following areas: the politics of difference; popular culture and political communication; political participation and elections; political ideologies and political thought; global economic and environmental challenges; democracy, the modern state and political organisations; political economy of development; critical geopolitics and security; theory of international relations; governance in Britain and the wider Europe; global justice and human rights; political research and methods.
A 2.1 Honours degree and a Master's degree, or international equivalent, in a politics or related subject. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||September 2016||-||36 months|
|PhD||Part-time||September 2016||-||72 months|
|PhD||Full-time||January 2017||-||36 months|
|PhD||Part-time||January 2017||-||72 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||September 2016||-||12 months|
|MPhil||Part-time||September 2016||-||24 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||January 2017||-||12 months|
|MPhil||Part-time||January 2017||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
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