University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

International Relations

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree, or equivalent, in a relevant subject, or substantial and relevant work experience; where English is not 1st language IELTS: 6.5 with at least 6.0 in any element; or TOEFL paper based: 573 with 4.5 TWE; or TOEFL computer based: 230 with 4.5 TWE; TOEFL IBT: 87 (no less than 21 in any element) are required.

Course modules

Core modules provide a solid grounding in international political analysis; students also choose from a variety of optional modules which draw upon the research expertise in the school, including conflict, human rights and global governance; areas of special interest include: foreign policy analysis; terrorism, guerrilla war and low-intensity conflict; international relations theory; United States foreign and security policy; intelligence and national security; diplomacy in the Middle East and Asia; international political economy; globalisation; global civil society and global justice; international human rights and war crimes; human security and humanitarianism; justice beyond borders.

Sponsorship information

Candidates may apply for an ESRC studentship.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 15,820 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
0115 84 66228