As students we were respected and encouraged by our professors to engage in critical discussions about their own research as colleagues which I have not experienced at other institutions." Caiden Heaphy MA in Governance and International Politics
2.1 Degree in any discipline (or equivalent).
This course offers a comprehensive overview of multilevel governance and international relations related to conflict and security taking into account British and Czech perspectives.
Check our scholarships page for information about postgraduate funding options. And did you know Aston graduates are eligible for a 20% discount on PG fees?
Duration: Full time 1 year. Part time 2 years Start date(s): October Distance learning available: No Entry requirements: 2.1 Degree in any discipline (or equivalent).
Letter of reference
Personal statement (motivation letter) in the extent of 500 words
The information contained on this website details the typical entry requirements for this course for the most commonly offered qualifications. Applicants with alternative qualifications may wish to enquire with the relevant admissions teams prior to application whether or not their qualifications are deemed acceptable. For less commonly encountered qualifications this will be judged on a case-by-case basis in consultation with the academic admissions tutor. Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to provide evidence of an English language qualification. Find out more about our English language requirements. Fees for 2018/19: UK/ EU: £6,500 Non-EU: £14,400 *Part-time students pay a pro-rata version of full-time fees.
Application: We recommend that overseas students apply before the end of June due to visa requirements as these can take a few weeks to process.
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The following module descriptions are indications only - the modules on offer and the content of the modules is subject to change.
At Aston University
At Metropolitan University Prague
Detailed module descriptors will be available at enrolment.
Masters students attend lectures, take part in interactive seminars and simulation exercises, and conduct guided study and individual research. At Aston, they attend events organised by the Politics and International Relations academic subject group, including guest lectures, research seminars and conferences on contemporary international politics organised by the Aston Centre for Europe. In previous years, students have attended a one week study visit to European institutions in Brussels. At Metropolitan University Prague, students attend regular research events.
All students are allocated a personal tutor at the start of their academic study. The assessments take a wide variety of forms, ranging from essays, presentations, and policy reports to briefings and campaign portfolios.
All of our MA Programmes equip students with the knowledge and analytical and transferable skills to pursue further postgraduate research or a successful career in the public and private sector. The careers pursued by our students vary greatly, but typical careers include:
At Metropolitan University Prague: Katerina Krulisova; firstname.lastname@example.org
At Aston University: Lucian Leustean; email@example.com
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