12 months
15000 GBP/year
9500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Diplomacy and Global Politics at University of Westminster is taught by academics and practitioners, who are experts in the field, with significant expertise and reputation for exploring and interrogating issues related to diplomacy, global politics and power.

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The Diplomacy and Global Politics at University of Westminster is designed to equip you with the theoretical and practical knowledge of international relations and the art of negotiation required at a global stage. As a diplomatic stakeholder, you'll be at the centre of forging crucial ties, resolving crises, shaping events and witnessing history in the making.


With advanced analytical skills, broad knowledge of world affairs, and a thorough understanding of diplomatic concepts, theory and practice, including their practical application in both the Global North and the Global South, the course will prepare you for a variety of roles after graduation, including foreign services, governmental departments, International Organisations (the United Nations, European Union and more). You'll also be well-prepared to work for multinational corporations, global media houses, think tanks and other risk analysis organisations. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Diplomacy and Foreign Policy: Theory and Practice

  • Diplomacy, Crises and Global Challenges

  • Diplomacy in Action: Evolution, Adaptation, Innovation

  • Diplomatic Training and Negotiation Skills

  • Dissertation and Research Methods

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of a lower second class honours degree (2:2) in a related discipline in Social Sciences or Humanities.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • Part time: UK tuition fee: £4,750 per year
  •      International tuition fee: £7,500 per year

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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