Counter Terrorism, M.Sc. | University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) | Preston, United Kingdom
12 months
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About

Taught by expert practitioners with extensive experience, the Counter Terrorism programme from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) will give you an in-depth understanding of legislation, policy and the latest methods used to deal with the changing face of violent extremism in the UK and internationally, enabling you to enhance your career prospects.

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Overview

You’ll be taught using a combination of lectures, interactive seminars and self-directed study to develop theoretical knowledge and practical application of the key aspects of counter terrorism. 

This course is available in full-time, part-time and distance learning modes of study.  

The Counter Terrorism programme from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)   team maintain strong links with counter terrorism agencies and the police service, especially within the North West of England.

Future careers

Typically, MSc Counter Terrorism graduates continue in their specialist posts, with enhanced career prospects. 

Graduates can move into consultancy, or move careers into Counter Terrorism-related roles within the police or security services. Progression to PhD is available within the School.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods for Crime and Criminal Justice
  • MSc Dissertation
  • Policing Terrorism
  • Religion and Radicalisation
  • International Terrorism
  • Investigating Terrorism
  • Research in Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

UK students can apply all year round. 

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
67
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
91

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
67
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
91

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should hold at least 2:2 degree
  • Applications from all candidates will be considered on their merits in the light of the nature and scope of the programme
  • A detailed admissions procedure will be forwarded on application
  • IELTS: Score of at least 6.5 or equivalent

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7800 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 7800 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7800 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time: £867 per 20 credits (UK)

Living costs for Preston

751 - 1425 GBP /month
Living costs

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

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.

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