Queen Mary Online

Introduction

QMUL Online offers you world-class teaching delivered by leading academics and professionals at the top of their game.

We are ranked in the top 50 universities in Europe and in the top 20 in the UK (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016/17).

QMUL Online

By choosing to study online with Queen Mary, you still enjoy the same status and access to exemplary teaching as our campus students. The advantage you have is the flexibility to pursue your future career at a time and intensity suited to your own unique circumstances and without interrupting your income and career progression.

Key features of online learning

  • Flexibility: learn from home, the workplace or on the move, anywhere in the world
  • Location: no need to relocate, take a career break or apply for a visa
  • Global: study alongside and network with students from around the world
  • Quality: concise lectures and digital resources developed by our renowned academics
  • Support: academic tutors are readily and easily accessible for guidance and feedback
  • Engaging: activities which help you to apply theory to practice
  • Feedback: live sessions with tutors and peers
  • Accessible: all assessments are taken and submitted online
  • Intuitive: everything you need is available via our online learning platform
  • Status: all awards are equal in title and prestige to those given for campus study
  • Advice: accessible careers support available throughout the course.

Non-academic support

Student life isn’t all about studying. As part of Queen Mary’s online community, there is a team of people dedicated to making your experience with us as positive as possible and our induction will welcome you, and introduce you to studying online.

Online Student Advisers are your first point of contact for any practical queries whether that be for tips on effective online learning, advice about work-life balance, or to direct you to our university support services.

And if technology makes you nervous, our technical support team will be on hand to offer advice and help on the use of our online learning platform.

Ranking

Queen Mary is part of the internationally recognised University of London. We are ranked in the top 50 universities in Europe and in the top 20 in the UK (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016/17).

We take pride in our teaching and research and have made a strategic commitment to the highest quality of research across a wide range of subjects. We have invested in this principle by systematically recruiting the best academics in their disciplines from around the world.

Record of excellence

Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) – the most recent national assessment of research confirmed our place in the top group of research-led universities in the UK. We ranked 9th overall in the UK among multi-faculty universities and 5th in the UK for the percentage of 3 and 4 research outputs.

Russell Group institution – we are one of 24 leading UK universities committed to maintaining the best research, an outstanding teaching and learning experience, excellent graduate employability and unrivalled links with business and the public sector.

National Student Survey 2016 – we rate top in London among Russell Group universities for student satisfaction.

Award winners – we have seven Nobel Prize-winners amongst our former staff and students, and over 55 academy and society fellows amongst current academic staff.

Public engagement – we were the first institution to be awarded the Engage Watermark Gold Award for excellence in public engagement.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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MA

International Relations MA

Online Part time 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom London

This masters programme focuses on the traditional geographic areas of international relations as well as emerging areas of interest in the developing world. It discusses the historical significance of globalisation and how it relates to a number of key issues in international relations today. [+]

Why study International Relations? What are the main characteristics of the international order? How has globalisation changed international relations? To what extent is the international order based on conflict or cooperation? How is the global financial crisis affecting international politics? Do foreign military interventions in civil wars help or hinder peace-making? Why are economic resources so unevenly spread across the world, and what are the prospects for global justice? If you are interested in these questions and are excited at the prospect of exploring them with like-minded individuals, but your circumstances or commitments make is difficult for you to attend university, then our online International Relations MA is for you. The programme offers challenging and thought-provoking modules to help you formulate your answers, and a lively, intelligent group of students and academics with which to debate and exchange ideas. What to expect Want to know more? Here’s a brief summary of what you can expect if you decide to study with Queen Mary Online: Modules taught by academics at the cutting-edge of their fields, involved in contributing to the international understanding of the subject Opportunities to develop the skills and knowledge to think, talk and write critically about contemporary international challenges Firm foundation for further study Focus on traditional and current challenges in international relations in conjunction with emerging areas of interest in the developing world Discussions on the historical significance of globalisation and how it relates to a number of key issues in international relations. The programme is available... [-]

Contact
Location address
QMUL Online
Email: info@online.qmul.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7269 7421

London, England, GB