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Comparative Politics, Policy and Governance

Cardiff University

36 months
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About

Comparative Politics, Policy and Governance from Cardiff University, is a research area within which you can focus your studies as part of our suite of Politics and International Relations research programmes (MPhil, PhD).

Overview

The School has an exceptionally strong research culture with a strong reputation for the quality of the research produced and the growing number of research grants it is attracting. 

Features

We are home to the Wales Governance Centre and to the European Governance, Identity and Public Policy Research Unit, attracting visiting scholars from all over Europe and the world.

Comparative Politics, Policy and Governance programmre from Cardiff University, offers supervision across a wide range of research topics.

Programme Structure

Topics include:

  • Africa
  • American Politics
  • British Politics
  • Comparative Politics
  • Devolution
  • Distributive Justice
  • Electoral Politics
  • Environmental Politics
  • EU & European Integration
  • French Politics
  • German Politics
  • Globalisation
  • Governance
  • Human Rights
  • Italian Politics
  • Multiculturalism
  • Nationalism
  • Political Economy
  • Political Parties & Party Politics
  • Public Policy
  • Social Movements
  • Territorial Politics
  • Welsh Politics
  • West European Politics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There are no official closing dates. We ask that completed applications are submitted for consideration at least 3 months before your requested start date.

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

Please include a:

  • detailed research proposal of about 5,000 words. Read our guidance on how to write a research proposal.
  • title
  • introduction
  • clear statement of research problem and research questions
  • review of key literature
  • proposed methodology
  • proposed contribution (why your research is valuable and to whom)

Tuition Fee

Tuition fees status is determined during the processing of applications, so we are unable to confirm this in advance or advise on fees status decisions.

Living costs for Cardiff

628 - 1066 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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