Master of International Relations and Diplomacy

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Political Science

Duration

1.5

1.5 Years

Total student fees

$10,787

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have advanced knowledge and understanding of current research in international relations and current professional practice in diplomacy and related fields. They will have the skills necessary to understand theoretical and practical problems in international relations and to appreciate the connections between the principles and practice of diplomacy. Graduates will also have carried out a substantial piece of independent research so will have expertise in the formulation of research questions, data collection and analysis, case study analysis and hypothesis testing. They will be excellent communicators, having been trained to produce cogent and well-structured research reports and having experienced direct interaction with senior figures in politics and policy on the field trip and in the core course.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

An approved Bachelor's degree.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

1.5 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,192 $10,787
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$8,006 $12,009
Total $15,198 $22,796

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

N/A


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $60,117
Earnings range $52,478 - $74,873
In employment 73%
In further study 28%
On a benefit 2%

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ensom Prize

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

$1,200 (1/5 to be spent on books)

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UC Innovators' Summer Start-Up Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

$5,000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999
Web: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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