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International Politics - International Political Economy Pathway (Standard Route) MA

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Selected entry requirements

Academic entry qualification overview

For the MA, an Upper Second class honours degree in a cognate subject, or the overseas equivalent.

English language

IELTS - overall score of 7, including 7 in writing with no further component score below 6.0

TOEFL IBT - overall score of 100 with 25 in each section.

TOEFL code for Manchester is 0757

Scores are valid for 2 years.

For students who require a Tier 4 visa to study in the UK, your test score is valid for 2 years preceding the start date of the course.  CAS statements will be issued from June-September 2014.

For example;

Test taken on or after 15 September 2012 - CAS issued June 2014 = Score is VALID

Test taken before 15 September 2012 = Score is INVALID

Please note that CAS statements are issued only when all conditions of the offer have been satisfied, PDF copy of passport received and the offer accepted.

Applicants from certain countries MAY be exempt from having to provide an IELTS or TOEFL score.  Please email us for advice.

English language test validity

Some English language test results are only valid for two years. Your English language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.

Other international entry requirements

We accept a range of qualifications from different countries. For these and general requirements including English language see entry requirements from your country.