M.A. On Campus

International Relations and Global Crises

12 months
16385 GBP/year
9910 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Explore the theory, practice and discipline of international relations with this International Relations and Global Crises degree at Sheffield Hallam University. 


On this timely course, you explore contemporary perspectives, concepts and events that challenge how knowledge about international relations (IR) is produced and how crises can be overcome. 

Future careers

This International Relations and Global Crises course at Sheffield Hallam University prepares you for a career in

  • non-governmental organisations
  • international organisations
  • the voluntary sector
  • the civil service
  • parliamentary or political research
  • international development
  • political think tanks
  • teaching

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • European (Dis)Integration
  • Gender And Sexualities In Global Context
  • International Relations In Theory And Practice
  • Parties And Politics In 21St Century Britain: Crisis Or Convergence?
  • Peacemaking Communication
  • Research Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A UK undergraduate degree at 2:2 or above in international relations, politics, or related field (or an equivalent overseas qualification). 
  • It is expected that students are proficient in the English language and, where appropriate, have an overall 6.5 in IELTS, with a minimum of 6.0 in writing. 
  • In some circumstances, students without traditional undergraduate qualifications will be considered. It is envisaged that these applicants will have relevant work experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16385 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16385 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    9910 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9910 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 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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