Postgraduate Study

How best to master European and International challenges? By choosing a graduate degree taught engagingly by award-winning specialists, in a beautiful, accessible heritage town. Apply now for 2016 start!

Our Graduate Studies

Join the Politics and International Relations Programme for graduate studies at Canterbury Christ Church University, with its 3 brand new degrees.

MSc in European Politics (with Diplomacy Specialism)

MSc in International Relations (with Security Studies Specialism)

MSc in Politics (with Migration and Minorities Studies Specialism)

Join the team

Join our award winning specialist lecturers at Canterbury Christ Church University. Applications for autumn 2016 accepted throughout the summer.

Read about our team and the five reasons to study with us

PhD Profiles

We are home to a vibrant community of PhD researchers exploring topics from federalism and crisis to political leadership in Russia.

Find out more about our PhD researchers and their areas of study


Centre for European Studies

Building on our three Jean Monnet funding awards of 2014, our new Centre for European Studies (CEFEUS) launches a host of activities including a new Masters degree in European Politics, based upon a three-fold mandate of teaching, training and outreach to foster progressive insights on EU integration, locally, nationally, and internationally.

Find out more about CEFEUS

CEFEUS Brexit analysis

Research and collaboration

We conduct research into all areas of Politics and International Relations, and use this research to enhance the quality of our teaching.

Read about our current research projects

Parliamentary Studies

We have become part of a select group of universities invited to be part of an innovative partnerships module.

Find out more about Parliamentary Studies at CCCU


Chair Activities

As a student in Politics and International Relations you will have access to our brand new Centre for European Studies providing extensive student learning and experience through innovative teaching methods.

Find out more abour Chair activities

Our Facilities

You will have access to first class facilities to help you with your studies. These include high quality learning resources, computing equipment, a vibrant PhD community and access to our brand new Centre for European Studies.

Read more about the facilities available to you

Careers and employability

Our Politics and International Relations degrees will offer you immense opportunities. Whether you want to work in the UK or pursue your career overseas, a job is awaiting you somewhere so choose your future.

Discover what some of our Graduates have gone off to do



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