International Politics

Trinity College Dublin

International Politics

Subjects taught

• International Politics
• International Conflict
• Research Design
• Introduction to Quantitative Research Methods
The elective modules on offer vary from year to year. In 2022-23, these included:
• Government and Politics of the EU
• The Political Economy of International Development
• Russian Politics under Putin
• Interviews in Political Science
• Great Power Politics
• Middle Eastern Politics
• Global Justice
• European Union Policy Making
• State and Society in the Developing World
• Varieties of Authoritarianism
• Economic Inequality and Democracy
• Political Illiberalism

Further information on the taught modules -

Entry requirements

Admission Requirements
Candidates should normally have achieved an upper second class honour degree or higher from an established university. GPA scores of at least 3.3 out of 4, or equivalent, will be expected from international applicants. A background in a social science will be an advantage but not a necessity. Applications are expected from candidates with a single or joint honours degree in Political Science, Economics, European Studies, History, Sociology, Business and Law.

Application dates

Closing Date: 30th June 2023


DPTSP-IPOL-1F09: 1 Year Full Time
DPTSP-IPOL-1P09: 2 years Part Time

Enrolment dates

Next Intake September 2020

Post Course Info

Career Opportunities
You will develop the necessary skills for a range of research-related careers in the fields of applied policy research, business, government, law, media, international aid, and international governmental and non-governmental organizations as well as a solid foundation for research PhDs.

More details
  • Qualification letters

    M.Sc. / P.Grad.Dip.

  • Qualifications

    Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ),Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time,Part time,Daytime

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