International Relations and Development with Year Abroad (Hons), B.A. | University of Birmingham | Birmingham, United Kingdom
48 months
Duration
21300 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

The International Relations and Development with Year Abroad (Hons) degree at University of Birmingham will give you an understanding of politics, history, geography, economics and law, and will explore complex development challenges, from inequality, migration, conflict and climate change.

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Overview

International Relations and Development looks at how politics, economics and law are interconnected throughout the world, analysing the foreign policies of countries and states, and explores the challenges facing developing and developed countries in the fight against global poverty.

Throughout this International Relations and Development with Year Abroad (Hons) degree at University of Birmingham , you will gain the all-round skills needed for a modern working world, such as critical thinking, problem solving, communication, and creativity.

Career

Globally, a huge range of organisations are working for inclusive development, opening up a variety of opportunities to pursue a career in the sector. This includes international agencies such as the United Nations, national aid agencies like the UK’s Department for International Development, and local civil society organisations operating all over the world.

The degrees are carefully designed to provide the knowledge and skills these kinds of employers value - from critical thinking and problem-solving, to practical experience of frameworks for designing, monitoring and evaluating development. While our degrees are tailored for a career in development, these skills are also highly transferable to a range of government or non-governmental sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • British Politics
  • International Relations Theory 
  • International Security 
  • International Relations of the Middle East 
  • Feminist Political Ideas 
  • Comparative Politics 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Other requirements

General requirements

Number of A levels required:

  • 3
Typical offer:
  • AAB
General Studies:
  • not accepted 
International students
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma: 32 overall with 6, 6, 5, at higher level

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    21300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21300 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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