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Course summary

Studying International Relations at Wolverhampton offers you an opportunity not only to engage with a wide range of current concerns facing the international community, but also encourages you to explore how you might make a difference in shaping a response to these issues. To this end, our curriculum not only provides you with conceptual and intellectual tools that will help you to better understand international relations, but also provides you with the knowledge and skills required to engage with those organisations and institutions that work in the field of international problem-solving. Although our curriculum delivers the core elements of an International Relations award there is also flexibility designed into the programme, offering you the opportunity to devise a programme of study that best suits your interests. International Relations is a multi-disciplinary subject and our programme allows for distinct routes covering politics, economics, war studies and history, or to simply to take whichever modules best appeal to you. However you choose to construct your programme of study, you’ll be taught in an innovative and supportive department by experienced and accredited tutors who are active researchers in their field, and who have a proven research and publications record. Although your programme of study will help you to develop and refine key subject-specific skills geared towards academic success, the Sandwich Year provides you with a valuable opportunity to gain practical experience of working within and for a company or organisation connected with the field of International Relations. In the course of your placement you will not only experience first-hand how professional organisations work to achieve their goals but will also build valuable contacts while developing an experience-based skillset that future employers will value.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
L250
Institution code:
W75
Campus name:
University of Wolverhampton
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


English language requirements

As an EU or International applicant you will need to showcase your English language proficiency skills during your admissions process. The below qualifications are accepted for a number of courses, please be aware these scores are a guide on what is acceptable. http://wlv.ac.uk/english We have a suite of courses that require differing English language proficiency, these requirements are there to ensure that you have the correct ability to achieve your desired qualification with us. You will also need to check each individual course page for accuracy as our Professional, Statutory and Regulatory Bodies courses require specific English qualifications prior to entry.

English Language Requirements - EU and International Applicants

https://www.wlv.ac.uk/english


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

If you are a UK student enrolling on a full-time Foundation Degree or a Bachelor degree programme at the University of Wolverhampton in 2023/4, your fee for this academic year will be £9,250. This is a yearly fee, and will increase with inflation in subsequent years (in line with the government’s fee requirements). If you are an English student studying your first higher education qualification, you can apply for a tuition fee loan from the Student Loans Company. You will not start repaying this loan until you leave the course and are earning over £25,000 a year. If you live in Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland, you should apply to Student Finance Wales, Student Finance Northern Ireland, or SAAS. The loans and grants available to you will differ from those available from Student Finance England. More information about UK Fees please go to our website here - https://www.wlv.ac.uk/apply/funding-costs-fees-and-support/fees-and-costs/ and International: More information about International Fees please go to our website here - https://www.wlv.ac.uk/international/making-an-application/international-fees/
International Relations at University of Wolverhampton - UCAS