Swansea University

College of Arts and Humanities

MA Politics


Singleton Park

Wales, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MA Politics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MA in Politics is designed to provide a high level training in the core components of contemporary political study. It provides a solid grounding in research skills and theoretical approaches to politics. It then allows students to select options that focus on global, comparative and/or British politics as well as political theory and philosophy. Graduates have careers in Government and Politics, Humanitarian organisation, Foreign Affairs and Diplomatic Corps, Business and Public Relations. The degree is enriched by opportunities (awarded on a competitive basis) for work-based placement learning either through the Wales for Africa programme or placements arranged with government organisations in Wales.



International Student Requirements:

Overseas qualifications may be considered. Overseas students are expected to possess an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent, if English is not their first language. Relevant work experience is also taken into consideration.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Out State Tuition (per year): 10600 GBP

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