It provides students from all over the world with a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of issues, theories and practices relating to peace and conflict. you will be taught how to apply theory and draw on case studies to aid peacebuilding in complex situations. The programme is designed to enhance the skills and abilities of people seeking to achieve and strengthen peace in their local communities and around the world.
The MA in Peace and Conflict Studies at Coventry University is currently taught by experts in the broad field of peace and conflict studies and is informed by their research, practice and activism. The programme provides students with a deeper insight into theoretical and practical challenges in contemporary peacebuilding.
The course seeks to create a learning community sharing and debating ideas and challenges with academic staff, alumni and current students during the course and long after it has concluded. The course provides practitioners with opportunities to broaden their professional network and draw on the experience of other practitioner students. We consider this to be useful in the workplace and gaining a formally accredited Postgraduate qualification may enhance career progression.
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Project Management in Practice (for all students)
Gender, Violence and Justice (for students on the Identity and Culture Pathway)
Environment, Conflict and Sustainability (for students on the Peace and Development Pathway)
Peace, Conflict and Security in the 21st Century
Philosophies of Non-Violence and Reconciliation
Peacebuilding: Theories into Practice
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- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- PgCert: 60 credits
- PgDip: 120 credits
DisciplinesMilitary Science Political Science Terrorism & Security View 483 other Masters in Political Science in United Kingdom
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- All applications will be evaluated individually with admissions decisions made by CTPSR. Admission decisions are based on the entry criteria elaborated below and an evaluation of the required application documents. Ordinarily, the minimum entry criteria for each stage (PGCert, PGDip & MA) of the Peace and Conflict Studies programme are as follows:
- Applicants should hold a 2:2 or above degree (or equivalent international grade/qualification), from a recognised University, preferably in a social science subject (e.g. Sociology, Psychology, Security Studies, International Relations, Politics, Peace and Conflict Studies, Development Studies, etc.).
For non-UK applicants, the entry requirement is English language proficiency at IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
- Detailed personal statement
- Academic transcripts and award certificate of your first degree
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International14250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14250 GBP per year during 24 months.
National14250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14250 GBP per year during 24 months.
- £9,500 (PGDip)
- £4,750 (PGCert)
Living costs for Coventry
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.