King's College London

Course Introduction

This course provides a structured pathway for international students into all Master's level programmes connected to international studies taught in the Departments of Geography, War Studies and Political Economy; it combines study of international studies topics with the development of academic English and critical thinking skills.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants must possess a Good Honours degree (2.1 or above) or overseas equivalent; background which demonstrates excellent academic potential; applications from students with a non'social science background; are considered; students should have a GPA of 3.25 or above and also need to show that they have the minimum standard of English for this programme, which is currently an IELTS score of 6.0 (with no skill below 5.5) or a TOEFL 80 iBT (no skill below 18 and with a minimum of 19 in speaking); all language qualifications are valid for 2 years only; direct progression to the 2nd year is available for those who meet the required standard.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
Graduate Diploma (Postgraduate)