Department of Political Science


Security Studies MSc

This MSc trains students to apply empirical methods to explore the causes of terrorism, civil, and international conflict, the application of military force, humanitarian intervention, and the provision of global public goods.

Programme Overview


Understand the structure of the programme, including module options, exams and the dissertation.

Entry Requirements and Fees

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Student Voice

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A current Security Studies student talks about their experience studying with us in the Department of Political Science.

Frequently Asked Questions

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We've compiled the most commonly asked questions from prospective students to help you with your application. 



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