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Global Diplomacy - MENA (Online Learning)

M.A. Online
24 months
Duration
6000 GBP/year
6000 GBP/year
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About

Deepen your understanding of international affairs and contemporary diplomatic practice with a regional focus on Middle East & North Africa. This Global Diplomacy - MENA (Online Learning) programme at SOAS University of London will give you a theoretically and historically informed understanding of the practice of international diplomacy, broadly conceived in Middle East & North Africa.

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Overview

Research is a key component of this Global Diplomacy - MENA (Online Learning) programme at SOAS University of London upon completion will give students the skills to:

  • think critically, with reference to theoretical and empirical (historical and/or contemporary) content about international studies, diplomacy, and political economy in Middle East & North Africa.
  • develop and practice the ability to see – and to comment on – the strengths and the weaknesses of others’ ideas and arguments.

Education

The programme is delivered by the Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy (CISD) and the University of London International Academy (UoLIA)  in association with the FCO's Diplomatic Academy, using a combination of multi-disciplinary teaching, cutting-edge research and public discussion of diplomacy and international politics in a globalised world.

This programme is available as a Masters, Postgraduate Diploma and Postgraduate Certificate level.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • The Art of Negotiation
  • Economics, Politics and Society in MENA
  • America and the World: US Foreign Policy
  • Cultural Diplomacy
  • Digital Diplomacy
  • Diplomacy and Power: International Actors in the Middle East
  • Diplomatic Systems
  • Evolution of Warfare

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

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.
Upper Second Class (required)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
100 (required)
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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum upper second class honours degree (or equivalent). 
  • We welcome applications from academically strong individuals from a wide variety of fields and backgrounds. 
  • Candidates with a lower class degree but with degree-relevant work experience may be considered.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12000 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12000 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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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!

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