The department boasts a dynamic research environment with a committed staff all of whom are research-active. Academic members of staff have a very considerable range of research interests on which supervision is offered for research degrees. At any one time, the department has over forty research students who work together with their supervisors on their projects. Staff expertise in the empirical study of Politics lies in the analysis of comparative political institutions; comparative elections; political parties; public sector reform; comparative liberal politics; UK politics; territorial politics; devolution; centre-regional/local relations; public policy; communism and post-communism; democratization; multi-level governance; European integration and European Union politics and policy; genocide; UN and international drugs policy.
Students should hold or expect to achieve a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1), or equivalent, in a related subject or hold relevant work experience. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA (Res)||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA (Res)||Full-time||£ 12,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA (Res)||Part-time||£ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA (Res)||Part-time||£ 6,450 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Singleton Park, Swansea||Swansea||SA2 8PP||Wales|
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