University of East Anglia UEA

University of East Anglia UEA

Conflict, Governance and International Development

This course is suitable for those interested in conflict, peace-building, humanitarian aid and issues around governance; it adopts an interdisciplinary approach, combining development perspectives in the analysis, understanding, and practical foundations for advanced studies in human rights, the origins of conflict and conflict resolution, democratisation, good governance and civil society; in addition to modules covering conflict, governance and development perspectives, the course addresses competing perspectives on contemporary world development, and on key issues such as post Cold War order, civil society, international relations and democracy, globalisation, political and governance and international political economy.

Entry requirements

Good social sciences degree, 2.1 or equivalent required; candidates from other disciplines are considered; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum 6.0 in all skills), or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules include: Conflict, peace and security; development perspectives; governance, democracy and development; other optional modules.

Sponsorship information

UEA offers a limited number of scholarships to qualified international students each year; these awards are based on academic merit.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,900 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 5,900 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 2,950 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of East Anglia Norwich NR4 7TJ East of England

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01603 591515