Student Scholarships for MA Political Science and International Relations

The Department of Politics is pleased to announce four scholarships for students wishing to pursue the new MA in Political Science and International Relations.


These £5,000 scholarships are open to both Home and International students and will be awarded on the basis of demonstrated academic ability through a written statement outlining the applicant’s strengths and suitability for the MA.

Open to

Applicants must hold, or be on track to obtain a 2.1 in their first degree to be considered for this bursary.

All scholarships will be awarded after formal registrations at the University and will take the form of a fee waiver.

Key information

Please note: these scholarships cannot be combined with any other scholarships or bursaries provided by the University.

How to apply

To apply, please submit your written statement (approximately one side of A4 in length) to programme director Dr Andrew Roe-Crines (

Applicants for these scholarships must also have made a formal application for the MA programme.

Application deadline: TBD

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