MA Security and International Law / Overview

Year of entry: 2022

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Degree awarded
Master of Arts (MA)
Duration
1 year (full-time); 2 years (part-time)
Entry requirements

We require a UK bachelor's degree with a First or Upper Second classification or the overseas equivalent, in any discipline.

When assessing your academic record we consider your degree subject, grades you have achieved and the standing of the institution where you studied your qualification.

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply online

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MA Y Y N N

Course overview

  • Pursue an international law MA that does not require a first degree in law. 
  • Explore future careers in government agencies, the armed forces, international organisations, NGOs, law firms and multinational corporations. 
  • Develop the critical skills required to analyse legal issues surrounding armed conflicts, terrorism, modern warfare, security of international investments and transactions, and security of intellectual property.
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Scholarships/sponsorships

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Contact details

School/Faculty
School of Social Sciences
Contact name
School of Social Sciences Admissions Office
Email
Website
https://www.socialsciences.manchester.ac.uk/law/
School/Faculty

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