University of Kent

School of Politics and International Relations

Comparative Politics

Address:

Boulevard Louis Schmidt 2a

1040 Brussels

Brussels, Brussels H

Belgium

Phone:

32 (2) 641 1721

Program Information

Degree Offered:

PDip - Comparative Politics, MA - Comparative Politics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The School of Politics and International Relations is one of the most dynamic places to study Politics and International Relations. This programme offers an advanced understanding of contemporary politics from a global comparative perspective. You engage with key questions in political behaviour and mass participation; governmental institutions and policy making; public values, attitudes, and opinion; tolerance/trust; mass media; collective action and social movements; parties and party systems; and modernisation and democratisation. You also receive training in the methodological skills necessary to pursue your own research interests, in particular for the dissertation. The programme offers a solid preparation for a range of professional careers in fields such as research, government, international organisations, and the media or a foundation for further studies at doctoral level. The programme is also offered in a two-year, 120 ECTS credit format, comprising nine taught modules followed by a dissertation.

Accreditation:

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Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

In State Tuition (per year): 4950 GBP

Out State Tuition (per year): 12030 GBP

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