Loughborough University London

Course Introduction

This programme explores the link between national and global security and the role of peace'building in developing multi'layered communities and nations. This programme offers teaching and contact hours in the evenings and on Saturdays only.Students will benefit from specialised, systematic and in'depth study focused on the relationship between diplomacy and international security and peace'building. They will utilise appropriate theories, concepts and methods associated with this work, while exploring the relationships between development and peace'building, civil'military relation, cyber security, global identity and security.

Course Modules

Modules include: Individual Project, dissertation, business plan or placement; diplomacy: policy, practice and procedures 1; diplomacy: policy, practice and procedures 2; emergency simulations; peace'building; international security; second subject module. Optional modules include: Economic global governance; the politics and practice of the European Union; economic diplomacy; diplomatic discourse; cultural projection and perception.

Course Additional Entry

Minimum of a lower 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or equivalent overseas qualification recognised by Loughborough University. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in each subtest (reading, listening, writing and speaking) or equivalent.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £16,300  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £10,150  Academic year. First year home fees
2 - 4 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate)