The Department of War Studies together with the Department of Defence Studies offer an unparalleled research power, size, scope and expertise. These Departments form the School of Security Studies- the largest community of scholars in the world dedicated to the research and teaching of all aspects of security - contemporary and historical, theoretical and empirical.
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3 April 2020
At present, current institutions underpinning the global nuclear order are not fit for purpose. New…
KCL's Wargaming Network explores how novel wargaming methods can help us understand the short and…
24 March 2020
Our research themes are designed to bring greater coherence and cohesion to research being conducted…
10 September 2020
Conference, King's College London, in co-operation with the Embassy of France in the UK