institution logo

MA Global Politics

University of Exeter


  • You’ll engage with contemporary transitions and uncertainties in the field of global politics
  • This unique programme is structured on a deep commitment to critical thinking applied to a range of global issues and contexts allowing you to understand and analyse complex global problems
  • You can tailor your programme to your interests with modules such as Global Sustainability Challenges, Feminist Politics and Politics of Security
  • We place an emphasis on interdisciplinarity and employability and is relevant for roles in business, government and the non-profit sector


Our MA Global Politics will be of particular interest to students looking for careers, further postgraduate training or serious volunteer commitment in areas such as: political research; communication or activism at any level; governance and policy making; international aid/development; international diplomacy or conflict resolution; or security studies.

The focus of the programme – on analysing political, social, geographic, and ecological change and uncertainty in complex, multi-faceted global environments – is particularly relevant to business, government, and non-profit sector employment, leaving our students prepared to tackle a wide range of contemporary challenges.

Read more


Listed below are the documents required to apply for this course.
1 year


Sep 2024

Start Month

Aug 2024

Application Deadline

Upcoming Intakes

  • September 2024

Mode of Study

  • Full Time