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School of Social Sciences

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MA Human Rights - Political Science (Standard Route)
Examine the legal and political issues surrounding human rights at a top UK university.

MA Human Rights - Political Science (Standard Route) / Application and selection

Year of entry: 2018

How to apply

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Advice to applicants

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How your application is considered

Applications are initially assessed by the Admissions Team and referred to the Admissions Tutor when required.


If you applied in the previous year and your application was not successful you may apply again. Your application will be considered against the standard course entry criteria for that year of entry. In your new application you should demonstrate how your application has improved. We may draw upon all information from your previous applications or any previous registrations at the University as a student when assessing your suitability for your chosen course.