University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Politics and International Relations (Research Track)

This programme aims to give you the methodological tools necessary to study politics at advanced level. It has the following three elements: research training; subject specific training; generic skills training. The research training component will equip you with essential research methods skills. The subject specific core modules will concentrate on providing you with an understanding of the main theories and concepts employed in political science. Generic skills training will provide you with guidance in particular software applications, career-related skills such as CV building, oral presentations and class teaching.

Entry requirements

2.1 (Upper 2nd class Honours degree or international equivalent). IELTS: 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Course modules

Core modules: Dissertation: politics and international relations (research track); research design, practice and ethics; designing political enquiry; theories and concepts in international relations.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,825 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 16,610 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 6,825 per Whole course (EU 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