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Global Security MA, PG Dip, PG Cert


The need for understanding the global security landscape has never been more urgent. Alongside physical threats to our establishments and governments, our humanity is threatened, from human rights to radicalisation.

This online Global Security Master’s will equip you with the skills to think about security issues holistically and to find practical solutions to the dilemmas they pose.

  • Uncover some of society's biggest security challenges, including climate change, terrorism and pandemics.
  • Benefit by quality teaching from King’s College London.
  • Taught by the Faculty of Social Sciences & Policy – Ranked 9th in the UK for social sciences (Times Higher Education World University Rankings, 2021). 
  • Join the global conversation – your fellow students from across the world will bring their unique ideas and experiences to the discussion.
  • A variety of multimedia tools and resources support your learning.
  • Six annual entry points mean you can begin studying when it’s convenient for you.  

Entry requirements

  • A master’s degree or undergraduate degree with 2:1 honours (or above) in any subject is normally required.
  • Applicants with a 2:2 (or overseas equivalent) and relevant professional or voluntary experience may be considered.

For international students, check out our qualification guidance by country.