Regent's University London

Regent's University London

International Relations

This programme is subject to validation.

Examine the complexities and processes involved in world affairs.

The relationships between states, international institutions, international non-governmental organisations (INGOs) and non-state operators are explored and analysed extensively.

You will take an interdisciplinary approach to your studies, integrating historical examples and theories from areas such as international relations, international political economy, sociology, psychology and history.

Entry requirements

We require successful completion of a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum 2.5 (out of 4.0) cumulative grade point average or its equivalent (e.g. 2:2 degree).

Please see for English language requirements.

Course modules

  • Introduction to International Relations
  • International Law
  • International Political Economy
  • Research Methods in International Relations
  • Dissertation

Elective modules:

  • Foreign Policy and Negotiation
  • International Security
  • Human Rights
  • The State and Sovereignty

Assessment methods

You will be taught by internationally diverse academics and practitioners with vast experience in academia and outside it.

The programme puts strong emphasis on experiential learning, with outside activity complementing the work in class.

You will have opportunities to participate in conferences, take part in the Model United Nations, attend seminars given by high-profile figures in international politics, academia, human rights and the media, or even attend a humanitarian conference in Geneva.

We aim to help you acquire and develop analytical skills, the ability to research independently and work in groups.

You can also make use of all the resources that London has to offer. For example students, by an exclusive arrangement, are eligible for a substantial discount on membership to the Royal Institute of International Affairs, Chatham House, with its captivating meetings and rich academic resources. The British Library with its vast collection is also available to our students.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 16,800 per Whole course () 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Regent's University London London NW1 4NS London

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