Loughborough University London

Course Introduction

This programme provides an umbilical link between theory and practice, providing training in the concepts and applications of research appropriate for the study of diplomacy. You will learn in an environment tailor-made for the development of diplomatic skills at an inspiring new campus in London, one of the world?s greatest cities and home to 163 Embassies and High Commissions. You will be provided with a specialised, systematic and in-depth knowledge of diplomacy deploying appropriate theories, concepts and methods associated with practice in the field. Our students are challenged to acquire a critical awareness of the New World Order and how this concept relates to current issues involved in the study of diplomacy, learning from the past to deal with the challenges of the future.

Modules are assessed by a combination of essays, group exercises, presentations and time constrained assignments. Subject to your choices, there may also be exams. Graduates of this programme will be equipped with the advanced skills and expertise in order to pursue a career as a trained specialist in diplomacy, international and communication or another related field. Graduates will also have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge and career prospects further by undertaking an MRes or PhD programme.

Start Date:

The course duration is up to 4 years part-time..

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £10,550 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £10,550 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £19,000 Overseas Fees
4 years
Part Time
MSc Home Fees
4 years
Part Time
MSc European Fees
4 years
Part Time
MSc Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students need to have an honours degree (2:2 or above) or equivalent overseas qualification in a wide range of subjects.