MA Political Science - Political Theory Pathway (Standard Route) / Overview
Year of entry: 2016
- Degree awarded
- Master of Arts
- 12 Months. [Full-Time] 24 Months Part-Time
- Entry requirements
UK 2:1 (Hons) degree (or international equivalent) in any subject.
Please supply your degree transcript with details of the courses you have taken and marks obtained (if available).
- How to apply
- Apply online
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- You want the chance to study a range of interesting and important political problems and questions - and develop strong skills in logic and reasoning
- You would like a course that has wide applicability to a range of politics-related career paths
- You are interested in studying alongside one of the largest and most active political theory research groups in the UK
There has been a long tradition of specialising in the study of political theory at Manchester. Between them, those teaching on this pathway cover a wide variety of fields of interest; from the major debates in contemporary political philosophy (around topics of rights, justice and political morality).
Please see the files to download tab for further information on course units.
Programme Director: Dr Stephen Hood
+44 (0)161 306 6929
- MA Handbook Essentials B - 2014 (PDF, 631KB)
Your guide to MA & Diploma courses in Politics 2014-2015
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2016, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK/EU students (per annum): £7,700
International students (per annum): £15,500
UK/EU students (per annum): £3,850
International students (per annum): £7,750
The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.
All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.
Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.
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