The goals of the programme are to provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills to improve their analysis of peace and security as well as skills in the analysis of social justice and human rights.
The M.A. (Sandwich) programme is open to all individuals who qualify by admission requirements irrespective of discipline.
The admission requirements are as follows: A candidate seeking admission to the MA degree programme in Sociology of Peace and Security (Sandwich) must:
i. Have obtained a good first degree (at least a Second Class lower division) in any field of study from a recognized university.
ii. Diploma in relevant field or areas related to Peace and Security. In addition, the person should be 35 years or above with relevant working experience.
iii. Submit an official transcript of academic record. iv. Submit at least two reference reports, one of which must be from a former lecturer.
v. Satisfy any additional requirements prescribed by the Faculty or Department. These may include relevant work experience, a written entrance examination and an interview.