University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Politics and International Relations

This course gives students the opportunity to pursue a programme of independent study in a specialist subject of their choice; the course structure is designed to allow students to undertake a flexible and enjoyable research project; the core of the course is a 30000-35000 word research-based dissertation; there is a possibility to combine this work with specialist training in a chosen subject area (such as international relations, diplomacy, security studies, Asia-Pacific studies, European integration, comparative politics, political theory) from among a wide range of options available in this and other schools, and generic research methods training.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class degree in relevant subject; appropriate English language qualifications where relevant.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 3,980 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MRes 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 Enquiries Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559