30 months
Duration
3800 GBP/year
3800 GBP/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Anytime
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

The Online International Relations from Nottingham Trent University Online is an ideal postgraduate degree for ambitious and globally minded individuals who are seeking a flexible way of understanding international arenas, while exploring the theories, policies and practices that are essential to furthering expertise in this dynamic and exciting field.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

This Online International Relations from  Nottingham Trent University Online  has a truly international outlook, featuring a faculty of experts from around the globe. As a result, you will be exposed to different perspectives, insights and research approaches, giving you the aptitude and confidence to establish a relevant career path anywhere in the world.

Thanks to an emphasis on the value of theory-in-practice, the Online MA in International Relations helps you get to grips with theoretical debates, ideas around global governance and the link between political economy and international security. This diverse set of contemporary theories and policies will prepare you for a wide variety of different careers in organisations such as government departments, international aid, and development agencies.

The course is also designed to help you to:

  • examine the significance of international relations and evaluate its theoretical frameworks, concepts and methodologies
  • critique key debates and communicate complex ideas
  • demonstrate specialist knowledge of international policy
  • evaluate qualitative and quantitative data and master advanced research methods
  • interact and exchange ideas with professionals from diverse backgrounds
  • demonstrate ethical insight into decision-making and problem-solving

Flexible and engaging online learning

Nottingham Trent University is committed to offering highly relevant courses, tailored to fit around your lifestyle and career. The Online MA in International Relations course provides a flexible and engaging way to learn, with several different ways to interact with the curriculum, including:

  • video lectures
  • real-life case studies
  • interactive assignments
  • social interaction with a global student body
  • digital tools and resources
  • interactive academic support

The NTU Online MA in International Relations is a modular course, completed over the course of two and a half years. It consists of 12 modules worth ten credits each, plus a dissertation worth 60 credits (total of 180 credits).

Career Outlook

Graduates from this course are highly employable in both public and private sectors due to their wide-ranging skills and competencies. After studying the course at NTU, you will be best placed to pursue a career in relevant government departments, charities, NGOs or international aid and development agencies. In the private sector, businesses such as think-tank organisations and not-for-profits are increasingly looking for graduates with an understanding of international and global events and processes.

Start your journey today

Visit the Online Master of Arts in International Relations page on the Nottingham Trent University website for more details!

Programme Structure

Core modules
  • International Relations Theory
  • Methodologies in International Relations Research
  • War and Peace in the Post-Arab Spring Middle East and North Africa
  • Security, Radicalisation and Terrorism in Europe
  • The New World War: Terrorism in the Era of Globalisation
  • Security in the Post-Soviet Space
  • Women and Global Movements
  • The New World Order: Global Governance and International Institutions
  • The Political Economy of (Under-)Development
  • The Rise and Fall of Hegemonic Powers: the USA, China and the Rest
  • Order and Power in Europe
  • Challenges to International Security in the Asia-Pacific
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
83
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
62

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a minimum 2.2 degree
  • international students only: IELTS or TOEFL

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 30 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 30 months.
  • £720 per module and 2 payments of £430 for diss
  • Nottingham Trent University Online offers 10% discount for students paying in full and 20% discount for alumni.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Fresh content

Updated in the last 6 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Online International Relations
-
Nottingham Trent University Online

Wishlist