Graduate Diploma in Social Sciences (Postgrad)


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Faculty Facts

Annual tuition fees

$17,025 $21,772

International Office Postgraduate Taught Scholarship:

Graduate Diploma : £4,000


1 Years


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Degree type

Master, Pre-Master’s

List of Programs

progression programs:

  1. (Master’s in Law)-MLAW
  2. Applied Development Psychology-MSc
  3. Arts Management-MA
  4. Autism Spectrum Disorders-MSc
  5. Children’s Rights-MSc
  6. Clinical Health Psychology-MSc
  7. Conflict Transformation and Social Justice-MA
  8. Criminology & Criminal Justice-LLM
  9. Criminology and Criminal Justice-LLM
  10. Educational Leadership-MSc
  11. Educational Studies-MEd
  12. Film-MA
  13. Geopolitics-MA
  14. Global Health-MPHGH
  15. History-MA
  16. Inclusion and Special Educational Needs-MEd
  17. International Commercial and Business Law-LLM
  18. International Relations-MAInterpreting-MA
  19. Law-LLM
  20. Leadership for Sustainable Development-MSc
  21. Leadership for Sustainable Rural Development-MSc
  22. Media and Broadcast Production-MA
  23. Politics-MA
  24. Psychological Science-MSc
  25. Public Health-MPh
  26. Public History-MA
  27. TESOL-MSc
  28. Translation-MA
  29. Violence Terrorism and Security-MA
  30. Youth Justice-MSc


Academic Requirements

  • Pass in an undergraduate degree in any subject from a recognised institution or Higher Education Diploma (3-5 years) with acceptable grades in any subject from a recognised institution.

English Tests Requirements



(with a minimum of 5.5 in all subskills)

About Faculty

Preparing students for direct entry to a range of postgraduate degrees such as History, Law, Politics and Translation at Queen’s University Belfast.

Top Reasons to Study in Queen’s University Belfast

  • Impacting Communities Locally And Globally.
  • At The Cutting Edge Of Innovation.
  • Supporting Your Potential.
  • An Inclusive, Collaborative, And Supportive Research Culture.
  • Friendly, affordable and safe, your student journey begins in Belfast, the vibrant capital city of Northern Ireland.
  • At The Forefront Of Tackling Global Challenges.

Ranking & Accreditation of Queen’s University Belfast

  • Queen’s is ranked 85 in the world in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2022.
  • Queen’s is in the top 170 in the world for graduate prospects (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022).
  • ranked 8th in the UK for research intensity (REF 2014/Times Higher Education).
  • Queen’s is one of the 10 most beautiful historic universities in the UK (QS World University Rankings 2021).
  • We are a member of the Russell Group of 24 leading UK research-intensive universities committed to maintaining the highest standards of research, education and knowledge transfer. Russell Group universities are major international institutions which also have a strong national and regional role and influence.
  • We have been awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education on seven occasions.

Student Accommodation at Queen’s University Belfast

Student Accommodation:

Elms BT1 and Elms BT2

We know how important finding the right home is to your student experience. Our student housing at Elms BT9 has been applauded consistently by our students for quality, cost and service (ISB Autumn 2015 and 2017 surveys).

Located just 15 minutes from Queen’s main campus (0.9mi), you’ll be neighbours with the vibrant city-centre nightlife, popular restaurants and local supermarkets.

  • Accommodation £4,500
  • Going out £1,308
  • Food/Drink £1,224




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