Level 7 – Post Graduate Diploma in International Relations

Continuing recognition of the importance of cordial relations between nations and the role of international governmental and non-governmental organizations and cross border public and private enterprises has led to an increase in diplomacy career opportunities for those with the relevant knowledge, ability and experience in International Relations.


The programme has been designed for three separate groups:

  • for those seeking a qualification to enhance future employment prospects and career progression in diplomatic circles
  • for those seeking employment with International Development Agencies (IDAs) and non government organisations (NGOs)
  • for those who wish to expand their general knowledge of world affairs.


Admission requirements
Applicants should be holders of either a relevant recognised bachelors degree (equivalence for non-UK degrees evaluated through NARIC) or the CTH Level 6 Diploma. Admission may also be granted to non-graduates with a minimum of three years’ work experience at supervisory or managerial level in the hospitality and tourism industries. All applicants should have the following English proficiency: Minimum English IELTS 5.5 or an approved equivalent. (Recommended English IELTS 6.0 level or an approved equivalent