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International Relations and International Law MA (Hons)

The University of Edinburgh

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    LM29

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    16th

    7
  • Subject Ranking

    12th

    11 (Politics)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    184

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    76

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    3.72

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    MA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

On this combined degree programme, you will look at the origins and evolution of the state system and the changing nature of state power. You will also learn about the driving forces behind international cooperation and conflict and you will explore security and prosperity in the international system. The law components of this programme involve learning the general principles underlying different areas of international law, and learning how to apply them to specific situations and the facts of different cases.In Year 1 you will be introduced to the key principles of international relations and international law. Year 2 introduces more theoretical concepts across the two areas. In Years 3 and 4 you choose from a range of specialist courses which allow you to deepen your knowledge and understanding of the two subject areas and the interaction between them, as well as tailor your degree to meet your career needs.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

Grades / Points

ABB–A*AA

Details

Required subjects: A Level: English Literature, English Language or combined English at grade B. Note: English Language and English Literature GCSE both at grade A or 7 are accepted in place of A Level English.

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

16th

About this University

The University of Edinburgh offers more than 500 undergraduate programmes across a wide range of disciplines. 89% of graduates leave the university with a 1st or 2:1 degree classification. Edinburgh is a beautiful, historic city that is regularly voted as one of the most desirable places to live in the world.

Address

Central area campus

George Square

Edinburgh

EH8 9JZ

UNITED KINGDOM