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Online Masters

KIASS offers two fully online MA programmes (also available as PG Dip and PG Cert), which aim to provide students with cutting edge understanding of contemporary issues in international affairs, defence and security.

These are delivered flexibly in order to fit around work and life commitments, through a unique carousel learning system that allow individuals to study at their own pace.


International Affairs

The MA in International Affairs, with specialisms in Cyber Security, Espionage & Surveillance Studies, and Strategic Studies, provides an advanced and comprehensive understanding of the complex world of contemporary international relations and politics. Introducing students to the history, international relations, strategic and political theory that surrounds the world’s most intricate security challenges.



Global Security MA

The MA in Global Security, provides an in-depth understanding of security in relation to contemporary issues, such as, pandemics, immigration and threats to biodiversity, as well as deterrence and new forms of war. It also seeks to strengthen practical skills using case studies and real-world scenarios, including mock policy papers, podcasts and debates.

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