University of Stirling
A degree in Politics or a cognate subject at Upper 2nd Class Honours level or above; applications are also welcome from people who have equivalent qualifications; where English is not 1st language: IELTS score of 6 (minimum 5 in each skill); or TOEFL 550/213/79 (paper/computer/internet).
Current research projects include: security governance in the European neighbourhood: the cases of the Western Balkans, Cyprus, Ukraine; regions, nation and ethnicity; the profile of new labour; the politics of conflict; Habermas and modernity; EU-Russian relations; vulnerable empire: understanding America's wars in the 21st century; supervision available in the following areas: US foreign policy since 1939; Cyprus and Greek-Turkish relations: South European politics; the politics of oil and gas in Eurasia; the Labour party as well as the policies of the Blair Government; the impact of devolution on the Labour Party in Scotland; Scottish devolution, political parties, UK constitutional politics and minority nationalism in the European Union; the enlargement of the European Union and NATO into Central and Eastern Europe; German politics; the politics and history of the former Yugoslavia; stability and disintegration of states; transition theories and politics in South Eastern Europe; the narratives developed by political elites and other segments of society and the link between these narratives and political action; the challenges posed by the politics of difference for liberal democracies in general, and the liberal conceptions of citizenship in particular; liberalism and multicultural citizenship, in particular the debate surrounding feminist attempts to reconceptualise citizenship in the light of the politics of difference.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 1,998 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 1,998 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||4 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Stirling Campus||Stirling||FK9 4LA||Scotland|
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