Graduate Programs at King's College London - International Affairs, MA
King's College London - International Affairs, MA

King's College London - International Affairs, MA

Universitry of Leeds
About King's College London

King’s College London is one of the top 25 universities in the world.

As a Russell Group member and one of the UK’s oldest institutions, the University has achieved a global reputation for excellence in both research and teaching.

With contemporary curriculums informed by King’s thought leadership, our graduates are empowered to achieve leadership-level roles in their chosen fields.

Learning online with King's

This complete Master's course is taught one-hundred per cent online, meaning you can progress your education alongside your career without needing a break.

New online-learning platforms developed by King's Online give you the chance to benefit from the King's teaching environment wherever you are in the world. Get access to ground-breaking research and study in a thriving online community mentored by leading academic thinkers.

Facts and figures
  • Ranked 7th in the UK in the Times University Rankings 2017
  • The fourth oldest university in England
  • Over 29,600 students
  • Students and staff from over 150 countries
  • 6th in the UK in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework
  • Achieve a Postgraduate Certificate in less than a year, a Postgraduate Diploma in 16 months or a MA in two years.
The School of Security Studies

Situated within the School of Security Studies, this versatile course is informed by innovative academic theory and the practical experience of our esteemed teaching team.

The Defence Studies Department works closely with high-ranking UK institutions to provide expert advice and policy studies on matters of public security. This puts the course leadership in a unique position to provide the highest level of research-driven thinking to students with support from over 50 academics and defence professionals.

Learn to understand the role of security in the context of a rapidly changing international landscape.

Career prospects

The course is ideal for anyone seeking to pursue a leadership career in any industries addressing concerns over international politics and security. This may include roles in:

  • Civil services
  • Global armed forces
  • Government bodies
  • Policy think tanks
  • Private intelligence
  • Security companies
  • Journalism
Course fees
Fees will be charged on a modular basis at £1,400 per module. The total costs for each course will therefore be:

PG Cert: £5,600
PG Dip: £11,200
MA: £16,800

Tuition fees may be subject to an annual increase each academic year in line with King's College London's terms and conditions.
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International Affairs, MA (Online)
Study the complex world of international affairs and conflict politics. This unique, multidisciplinary course can prepare you for a leadership-level career in international institutions, defence organisations, policy think tanks or journalism. With a flexible curriculum and optional specialist pathways, King’s equips you with the knowledge and skills you need to tackle the world’s most pressing challenges as a professional dealing with international affairs.
Duration: 2 years
Deadline: 6 intakes per year
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