Security, Peace-building and Diplomacy, M.Sc. | Loughborough University London | London, United Kingdom
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Security, Peace-building and Diplomacy

12 months
24000 GBP/year
12100 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Security, Peace-building and Diplomacy programme at Loughborough University London explores the link between national and global security and the role of peace-building in developing multi-layered communities and nations. This programme offers teaching and contact hours in the evenings and on Saturdays only.


In our MSc Security, Peace-building and Diplomacy programme from Loughborough University London you will benefit from specialised, systematic and in-depth study focused on the relationship between diplomacy, international security and peace-building. 

You will utilise appropriate theories, concepts and methods associated with this area, while exploring the relationships between development and peace-building, civil-military relations, cyber security and the wider global security context in which politics, trading and conflicts occur.

This master's programme in Security, Peace-building and Diplomacy will provide specialised, systematic and in-depth knowledge of the study of and the relationship between diplomacy and international security and peace-building deploying appropriate theories, concepts and methods associated with the specific subject area. Therefore, those considering to pursue a career in diplomacy, (traditional and otherwise), particularly in the areas of international security and peace-building, should study this programme.

How you'll be assessed

You can expect to complete essays and reports of varying lengths, as well as presentations, proposals and pitches in some cases. Time-limited assignments may form a small part of the assessment mix.

How you'll study

Alongside our regular teaching schedule you will also have the opportunity to take part in guest lectures and projects on a range of topics.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Diplomacy in the Digital Age
  • International Security
  • International Negotiations
  • Politics in Times of Crisis
  • Peace-Building

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:2 honours degree (or equivalent international qualification) in a wide range of subjects.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    12100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12100 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /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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