University of Birmingham
International Relations (International Peace Keeping)
This programme offers students an advanced knowledge of the politics of contemporary peace operations and humanitarian intervention. It will be of particular interest to those pursuing a career in intergovernmental organisations and some nongovernmental organisations, as well as some mid-career government and private-sector professionals with an interest in security and peacekeeping, in addition to peace building; issues examined include: the sources, causes and nature of civil war; the methodological challenges of studying violent conflict; efforts to prevent, manage and resolve violent conflict; building peace after violent conflict; the place of military force and 'humanitarian intervention' in addressing humanitarian crises; the challenge of addressing 'failed states'.
A good Honours degree or its equivalent; for those whose 1st language is not English, a TOEFL or IELTS Certificate is required.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,570 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,850 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 4,380 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 9,990 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,285 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 2,190 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edgbaston Campus||Birmingham||B15 2TU||West Midlands|
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