We will also investigate the widely different character and circumstances of states, examining the implications of the highly uneven distribution of power, money, welfare and knowledge in the international system for the foreign policies of states towards each other, and for the maintenance of international order.
Students on this International Relations degree from London School of Economics and Political Science also have the opportunity to receive a language specialism attached to their degree certificate and transcript - see the programme structure and courses section.
The degree programme does not prepare you for a specific career. It develops a range of intellectual and practical skills that are relevant across a wide range of career opportunities. Our graduates have found work with a wide range of employers including multilateral and intergovernmental organisations, non-governmental organisations (NGOs), banking and accounting services, local and national governments, educational establishments, and media and publishing companies.
Others have opted to continue studying international relations, or have transferred the skills they developed at LSE to other disciplines, such as law.
Top 5 sectors our students work in:
- Retail and commercial banking
- Education and teaching
- NGOs and charities
- Public sector and government
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- International Relations: Theories, Concepts and Debates
- Contemporary Issues in International Relations
- International History Since 1890
- Explores the history of international relations from the 1890s through the 1990s.
- From Empire to Independence: The Extra-European World in the Twentieth Century
- Thinking Globally: Studying International Relations (un-assessed)
- International Political Theory
- 36 months
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DisciplinesInternational Relations International Development Public Policy View 212 other Masters in Public Policy in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A strong set of GCSE grades including the majority at A (or 7) and A* (or 8-9)
- GCSE English Language and Mathematics grades should be no lower than B (or 6)
- We also consider your overall GCSE subject profile
- International Baccalaureate: Diploma with 38 points including 7 6 6 at Higher level
International22430 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 22430 GBP per year during 36 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
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