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Migration Studies

University of Sussex

12 months
Duration
18975 GBP/year
9500 GBP/year
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About

Are you involved in – or contemplating – working with migrants, refugees and asylum seekers? Migration Studies degree offered at University of Sussex will broaden your understanding of the relevant theories, concepts and policies. 

Overview

We help you examine migration processes and their consequences for today’s societies. You’ll explore issues of governance, rights and diversity that shape migrants’ life chances.

You have the opportunity to pursue your interests, exploring topics such as transnationalism, migration and development, governance, human rights, refugees, citizenship, integration and cultural diversity.

Careers

Our Migration Studies graduates from University of Sussex are well prepared for PhD research and careers in:

  • international organisations and NGOs (such as UNHCR)
  • local government authorities
  • charities with a migration focus (such as the Refugee Council).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Migration, Refugees and Wellbeing
  • Migration, Rights and Governance
  • Refugees, Displacement and Humanitarian Responses
  • Transnationalism, Diaspora and Migrants' Lives
  • Managing Migration: Law, Governance and Politics
  • Migrants and Society: Global Transformations

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should normally have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above.
  • Subject-specific requirements: Your qualification should preferably be in a social sciences or humanities subject; alternatively, you should have relevant professional experience or engagement. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18975 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 18975 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Brighton

815 - 1383 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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