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Master of Science in Diplomacy and International Security University of Strathclyde University of Strathclyde, UK

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GBP 19600

Annual Tuition Fee

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*Subject to change and other fees
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 Free

Application Fee

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12 months

Duration

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6.5

IELTS

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80

TOEFL

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55%

Min GPA

Program Overview

The MSc Diplomacy & International Security gives graduates from a range of academic backgrounds the opportunity to gain expertise in a vital area of international engagement. It will also appeal to professionals interested in moving into positions requiring a breadth of knowledge on diplomacy, history and security issues.

Diplomacy and International Security are among the most pressing issues facing the world today. This programme is distinctive as it offers students a historical understanding of contemporary issues and enables them to develop an in depth knowledge of diplomacy. The programme examines key international security concerns and gives students the opportunity to engage with issues of vital relevance in today’s world.

This Masters programme offers a genuinely multidisciplinary experience. Drawing on the academic expertise in the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, you'll be able to select classes from History, the School of Government & Public Policy, and the Law School.

The course has links with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the Consular Missions in Edinburgh. Distinguished diplomatic and foreign policy practitioners will contribute to the programme and you'll have the opportunity to visit the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London.

The course was selected for the prestigious Commonwealth Shared Scholarship for 2020/21 which enables talented and motivated individuals to gain the knowledge and skills required for sustainable development, and are aimed at those who could not otherwise afford to study in the UK.

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  • Deepen your understanding of contemporary and historical issues relating to diplomacy and security
  • Gain skills to design advanced research projects
  • Benefit from a unique multidisciplinary experience
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Additional Information

Program Level Master's Degree

College/University Processing Time 28 Days

Program Format Full-Time

Post-Study Work Visa (PSWV) work permit

Program Intake

Open

Sep 2024

General Admission Requirement

    Academic Requirement

    • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted for this program, students must have a Bachelor's degree.

    6.5 IELTS Score
    80 TOEFL Score Minimum Overall Score
    55% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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    Tuition Fee

    The values given below are estimated figures, excluding extra charges like material fee, student activity fees, athletic fees, health care, etc., for courses. To know more, please visit the Programs page.

    Average Tuition Fee Per Year

    19600

    Tuition Fee
    (GBP)

     Free

    Application Fee
    (GBP)

    9207 Per year

    Average Cost of Living
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    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Check program website for more information about funding options.

    Scholarships

    This is also a reminder that there is up to 200 scholarships of between £5,000-£7,000 offered by our Faculty of Science for all the below programmes.

    Academic Experienced Required

    Applicants who have an academic background in computer programming, should only be applying for one of our Advanced Level MSc programmes such as some of the programmes that are listed below:

    • Advanced Computer Science, MSc
    • Advanced Computer Science with Artificial Intelligence, MSc
    • Advanced Computer Science with Data Science, MSc
    • Advanced Computer Science with Software Engineering, MSc
    • Cyber Security, MSc

    For applicants who do not have a background in computer science from their bachelor’s degree study, they should be applying for one of our Conversion MSc programmes listed below.  Applicants that have a computer science background that apply for the conversion programmes, will not be considered.

    Conversion – no experience required

    • Artificial Intelligence & Applications, MSc
    • Software Development, MSc

    Applicants should receive the link to apply for the scholarship within their offer letter, where they will be required to complete an additional application form and small scholarship essay.
    The deadline to apply for the scholarship is July 31st 2024. If you have any applicants that have not received the application form within their offer letter, please do let us know and we will ensure they are sent this from the faculty as soon as possible.

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