Security, Peace-building and Diplomacy at Loughborough University - UCAS

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Course summary

Our MSc in Security, Peace-building and Diplomacy explores the link between national and global security and the role of peace-building in developing multi-layered communities and nations. In our MSc Security, Peace-building and Diplomacy programme you will benefit from specialised, systematic and in-depth study focused on the relationship between diplomacy, international security and peace-building. You will utilise appropriate theories, concepts and methods associated with this area, while exploring the relationships between development and peace-building, civil-military relations, cyber security and the wider global security context in which politics, trading and conflicts occur. This master's programme in Security, Peace-building and Diplomacy will provide specialised, systematic and in-depth knowledge of the study of and the relationship between diplomacy and international security and peace-building deploying appropriate theories, concepts and methods associated with the specific subject area. Therefore, those considering to pursue a career in diplomacy, (traditional and otherwise), particularly in the areas of international security and peace-building, should study this programme.

Assessment method

You can expect to complete essays and reports of varying lengths, as well as presentations, proposals and pitches in some cases. Time-limited assignments may form a small part of the assessment mix.


Entry requirements

A 2:2 honours degree (50% in final year), or equivalent international qualification, in any subject area.


English language requirements

English Language requirements: IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in each subtest (Reading, Listening, Writing and Speaking) or equivalent.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

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Security, Peace-building and Diplomacy at Loughborough University - UCAS