12 months
14100 GBP/year
6000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Diplomacy and World Order course from De Montfort University is designed to provide a detailed understanding of the evolution of diplomacy and the way in which diplomacy is practised in the contemporary world.

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This Diplomacy and World Order  course from De Montfort University  tackles a number of broader issues that impact on diplomatic processes, such as the way in which states operate in regional organisations such as the European Union, the threat of organised crime and terrorism and the role of multinational corporations and companies. 

Reasons to study Diplomacy and World Order at DMU:

  • A wide variety of modules - The course offers the opportunity to study a wider variety and greater number of modules than comparative degree programmes in other UK universities
  • Add international experience to your CV - You will have the opportunity to take part in #DMUglobal overseas study trips.
  • Learn from internationally renowned staff - You will be part of a research-rich academic environment with the opportunity to learn from internationally renowned staff and participate in research seminars, conferences and annual lectures
  • Excellent student experience - Students benefit from the input of high-profile visiting scholars, academic staff with wide geographical subject coverage and the opportunity to participate in study trips abroad

Graduate careers

The course prepares you for
 senior roles in public and private organisations such as the United Nations or the EU parliament, 
where you can influence major decisions that affect us all.

There is real demand for suitably qualified managers who are interested
 in making a difference and who understand the implications 
of the global financial crisis,
 climate change, diplomacy and sustainable development, healthcare and other issues affecting contemporary society.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Diplomacy and International Politics
  • Globalisation 
  • Fundamentals of Empirical Social Research
  • Post-Cold War World Order
  • Britain and European Integration
  • Global Health: Politics, Policy and Strategy

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines




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.
Lower Second Class

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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants will normally hold an undergraduate degree in any subject with a minimum pass of 2:2, or equivalent overseas qualification.
  • Applications from those with significant professional experience in politics and international relations will be considered individually.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.


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