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International Affairs and Public Policy, M.A.

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    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #368 (QS) ,
Study a postgraduate degree at one of China's best ranked universities. The MA International Affairs and Public Policy is offered by Nankai University.

About

Taught in English, Nankai University offers you the opportunity to study a MA International Affairs and Public Policy at Nankai University’s Zhou Enlai School of Government, designed to prepare graduates for a wide range of careers in the field of international relations.

The programme provides the academic and analytical skills necessary to understand the contemporary world and the rapidly changing context in which international relations and foreign diplomacy are conducted.

This programme is designed to prepare graduates for a wide range of careers in the field of international relations. It will provide you with the academic and analytical skills necessary to understand the contemporary world and the rapidly changing context in which international relations and foreign diplomacy are conducted.

The programme will also provide you with the ability to deploy strategic foresight and encourage you to engage in the spirit of constructive dialogue and mutual understanding. As well as developing your academic and problem-solving capabilities, the programme will equip you with the tools to make sense of the complex world around us, to think on your feet and to consider international issues and events from a global perspective.

The MA International Affairs and Public Policy is delivered by Nankai University.

Programme Structure

Compulsory modules
  • Introduction to International Relations
  • The Evolution of World Politics
  • Contemporary China Studies
  • Chinese Language (Listening and Writing)
  • Theories of International Relations
  • International Political Economy
  • Chinese Foreign Policy
Optional modules
  • Issues in International Security
  • International Relations of the Asia Pacific
  • China-Europe Relations
  • China and The Global Economy
  • Chinese Government and Politics
  • Research Methods for International Relations
  • Foreign Policy Analysis
  • Globalisation and Global Governance
Optional modules continued
  • China-US Relations
  • China and Africa
  • China and Latin America
  • American Foreign Policy Since 1945
  • Introduction to the European Union
  • International Relations of The Middle East
  • China-Russian Relations
  • Masters Thesis Workshop

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Most of our UK Centres can still accept students up until the course begins. 
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Applicants must also submit a personal statement outlining why they wish to study International Relations and why they would be suitable for the course
  • Age18 years and above

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12356 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12356 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • RMB 79,000 per year
  • approx £8,127 per year

Living costs for Tianjin

  • 3000 - 4500 CNY/month
    Living Costs

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

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