International Security and Risk at University of Southampton - UCAS

Course summary

This programme combines security studies, cyber security and risk analysis to reflect a global political environment that demands new thinking. This multidisciplinary approach incorporates both the skills and the dimensions of understanding that are necessary for navigating the radically changed political landscape of the 21st Century. Historical, social scientific, technological, and military factors are placed on an equal footing in order to grapple with contemporary problems and challenges. Using advanced research on risk analysis and decision-making, students will be able to apply their skills and knowledge to address global security issues and the complex situations policy makers address every day.


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Assessment method

Written examinations; assessed coursework; dissertation; presentation.

How to apply

International applicants

If English is not your first language, you will need to demonstrate your English is at a level of our band G: IELTS 7.0 overall, with a minimum of 6.5 in all components. For more information on accepted English Language tests, please see our website.

Entry requirements

An upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University. Please see course page online for full entry requirements.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Sponsorship information

A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your master’s study, both from the University and from other organisations. Please check the website for more information.

International Security and Risk at University of Southampton - UCAS