• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration

Overview

Through the interdisciplinary study of the interconnectedness of politics, economics and law in global affairs, the BA International Relations at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University examines relationships between nation states, international organisations, non-governmental organisations and multinational corporations within the international framework.

While the programme focuses on China in an international context, all students will spend one semester studying abroad in the country of their choice during their studies.

Career

Graduates from this programme are well prepared for positions related to China’s international socio-economic interactions, both in China and in other countries of the world. Graduates may find employment in a range of sectors including government, development, business and trade relations, and international social mobility.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary International Relations
  • World History: Twentieth Century to Today
  • Regional Integration: The Case of Europe
  • International Politics of Development in Africa
  • International Political Economy
  • China: Government and Politics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5

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  • Minimum required score:

    62

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General Requirements

We welcome applications from high-quality candidates in all subjects with appropriate high school or equivalent qualifications. Students will normally be expected to have a high standing in their high school performance with a minimum ‘B’ average in all subjects as well as relevant subjects.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12672 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12672 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    12672 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12672 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

RMB 88,000 per academic year

Living costs for Suzhou

  • 3000 - 5500 CNY/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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