Asian and International Studies

University of Nottingham

M.A. On Campus
12 months
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Asian and International Studies from University of Nottingham will enhance your understanding of the culture and politics in Asia. 


Asian and International Studies from University of Nottingham draws upon the research and teaching expertise of staff members at our UK, China and Malaysia campuses. You'll have the opportunity to spend a semester at one of these overseas campuses during your time on the course. 


This course is ideal if you wish to pursue a professional career in Asia, whether you are mid-career and wish to change direction, aiming to move into policy areas, or interested in taking time out to make sense of your day-to-day policy activities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Covert Action and Unacknowledged Interventions
  • Grand Strategy
  • Justice Beyond Borders: Theories of International and Intergenerational Justice
  • Public Policy Fiascos
  • Research Methods in International Relations
  • Terrorism and Insurgencies

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International students should apply as early as possible. 




180 alternative credits


On Campus

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

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 (or international equivalent). We accept a wide range of qualifications from all over the world.

Tuition Fee


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Asian and International Studies
University of Nottingham


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