Swansea University

Swansea University

Politics

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.

Entry requirements

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.

Assessment methods

Students are assessed on the basis of a thesis of about 40,000 words.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,450 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Arts and Humanities Admissions Office
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01792 295190