Postgraduate open day

Join us on Friday 8 February 2019 and discover how you can deepen your knowledge, enhance your career prospects, or take a new direction in life.

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Join our postgraduate community

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Talk to an international student

Link to Leeds gives international students the opportunity to talk directly to some of our current international students

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Politics and International Studies Masters

Masters courses

Our Masters degrees allow you to deepen your knowledge of a subject, enhance your career opportunities or take a new direction. They also provide a great basis for a research degree should you wish to explore your subject further.

Your career

Developing your knowledge and skills with a postgraduate degree can broaden your academic and professional horizons. Our careers support will also help you find and prepare for a vibrant future.

Career development and destinations


Student and alumni views

See what our students and graduates have to say about their experience and what they went on to do.


Top 10

targeted by graduate recruiters

High Fliers 2018

James Jennion
Student | MA International Relations
“Aside from its academic prestige, Leeds is a holistic university with opportunities and activities that will appeal to anybody. On my course there’s the ideal mix of theory and practical case study work, which helps make sense of the world.”

Studying with us

Our programmes and resources are specially designed for an enjoyable and successful learning experience.

Global community


Student experience video


Top 5

for research quality and impact

Research Excellence Framework, 2014

Ummu Ulfah Hanifah
Student | MA Global Development and Education
“I am part of Intercultural Ambassadors Programme, which brings together students from around the globe to promote diversity outside and inside the campus. My tutors actively engage with local and international development projects.”