University of Warwick

University of Warwick


The 4 compulsory modules provide training in key research skills; students learn how to handle and interrogate large data sets; they consider the theoretical and ethical issues that underpin social scientific research, and explore the methodological challenges of comparative approaches and interdisciplinary study.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject such as politics or international relations; English language requirements: IELTS 7.0, TOEFL (iBT) 100, PTE 70, CAE 60+ or CPE.

Course modules

Modules include: Quantitative data analysis and interpretation; qualitative methods, data collection and analysis; comparative politics; explanation in social science.

Sponsorship information



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,080 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MA Full-time £ 16,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MA Part-time £ 3,040 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL West Midlands

Key information

PG Admissions
Telephone number: 
02476 524585