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Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies

24 months
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4550 GBP/year
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About

This Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies degree from School of Advanced Study, University of London is the only programme of its type to be offered by distance learning, and has quickly become one of the largest programmes on forced migration anywhere in the world.

Overview

The Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies degree from School of Advanced Study, University of London provides a solid legal, practical and theoretical understanding of refugee protection and forced migration. You will become more independent in managing and critiquing law, policy and practice, and also in gathering, organising and deploying evidence to form balanced judgements and develop policy recommendations.

Careers

  • This MA enables you to combine your studies with your ongoing professional and domestic commitments. This programme is designed for those who wish to pursue careers in a range of professional contexts in the refugee, human rights or humanitarian fields.
  • Potential employers include international agencies, such as the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM), governmental bodies and non-governmental organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Protecting Human Rights, Refugees and Displaced Persons in International Law
  • Refugee and Forced Migration Studies
  • Dissertation
  • Asylum Law in Europe: Towards Regional Harmonisation of International Protection
  • Asylum and Refugees in Africa and Latin America: Alternative Models for Refugee Protection
  • Internal Displacement in Law and Policy: War and Beyond

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You need an undergraduate degree (e.g. bachelor) that is comparable to a UK upper second class honours degree. You can still apply without this, and we will consider each application on its merits.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4550 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9100 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    4550 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9100 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.

Funding

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