University of Aberdeen
Politics and International Relations
Research interests cover: security studies: European security, the Middle East, defence expenditure, arms control and balance of power, military space policy; public policy: next steps and market testing developments, local government reform, post-privatisation developments; parties, elections and interest groups: political participation, ranging from parties and electoral politics in France, development of party system in Scotland, role and nature of campaigning groups, issues of party 'decline' and 'party systems change'; Nordic politics: regional policy development in northern peripheral areas, Nordic states and European integration; party politics and legislative systems of the region; European integration: controversial issues of the power of European Union institutions, democratisation in post-Soviet republics; theories of politics and international relations: globalisation, development of the international political system, nature of international society, normative theories; security studies; other areas of research may be supervised by arrangement.
There are various sources of funding to support you during your period of study. We have a number of scholarships and bursaries available to our students, and external sources of funding available.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||GBP 14,300 per Year 1 (International)||36 months|
|PhD||Full-time||GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Channel Islands)||36 months|
|PhD||Full-time||GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (EU)||36 months|
|PhD||Full-time||GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (England)||36 months|
|PhD||Full-time||GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||36 months|
|PhD||Full-time||GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Scotland)||36 months|
|PhD||Full-time||GBP 3,800 per Year 1 (Wales)||36 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|King's Campus||Aberdeen||AB24 3FX||Scotland|
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