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MA Peace and Conflict Studies
Benefit from specialist training at a leading centre for critical approaches to peace and conflict studies.

MA Peace and Conflict Studies / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
Master of Arts
Duration
12 months full-time or 24 months part-time
Entry requirements

UK 2:1 (Hons) degree (or international equivalent) in any subject.

Full entry requirements

How to apply

Apply online

Useful information;

  • There is NO application fee.
  • International (non UK/EU) are advised to apply by 1 June.
  • UK/EU can apply up until 1 September.
  • We DO NOT require references, but please indicate the names of two referees on your form and we will request them if necessary.
  • Writing sample NOT required.
  • Personal statement NOT required.

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MA Y Y N N

Course overview

  • You want to learn at a leading centre for critical approaches to peace and conflict studies
  • You want a course with a working fieldtrip that dissects the notion of 'the field'
  • You wish to study at a vibrant University with lots of great visiting speakers throughout the year

Course Director: Dr Sandra Pogodda, email; Sandra.pogodda@manchester.ac.uk

Open days

The next postgraduate taught open day will take place on Wednesday, 22 November 2017. To see the schedule and register for the event, please visit:

http://www.manchester.ac.uk/study/masters/open-days-fairs/open-day/

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MA (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £11,500
    International students (per annum): £18,500
  • MA (part-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £5,750
    International students (per annum): £9,250

Scholarships/sponsorships

Each year, the School offers a number of bursaries set at Home/EU fees level, open to both Home/EU and international students. Details of the funding process can be found on the  School's funding page  where you can also check details of subject specific bursaries.

The Manchester Alumni Scholarship offers a £3,000 reduction in tuition fees to University of Manchester alumni who achieved a 1st within the last three years and are progressing to a postgraduate taught masters course for September 2018 entry.

See also  the University's postgraduate funding database  for more funding opportunities, including the latest information on the new Government Postgraduate Loan Scheme.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Social Sciences
Contact name
Zoe Woodend
Telephone
+44(0)161 275 1296
Email
Website
http://www.socialsciences.manchester.ac.uk/politics/
Academic department overview