QMUL Online

Recent Posts

What is the difference between Public Health and Global Health?

Posted by QMUL Online on 25-May-2022 14:42:00
As the term suggests, Global Health is something that affects everyone. Simply put, it is what monitors health security and equity beyond national borders and improves people’s quality of life. With economies around the world becoming more globalised every day, there comes a huge movement of trade and travel. This results in increased risk of infectious diseases spreading, and people need to be protected from all such health related threats.  
Read More

What is international public policy?

Posted by QMUL Online on 31-Mar-2022 10:46:00
As the world becomes smaller thanks to globalisation, the distinction between local and international is also starting to diminish. Public policy is a system of laws and regulations on certain topics of public interest, usually conceived by the government. Some of these areas include environmental policies, financial policies, international humanitarian law, and even those targeted towards health and well-being.
Read More

Topics: international public policy MSc

Why studying international dispute resolution can boost your career

Posted by QMUL Online on 17-Mar-2022 11:28:00
What is international dispute resolution? The discipline of international dispute resolution, as its title suggests, deals with conflict and its resolution. As disputes typically require a solution from a neutral third person, international dispute resolution experts are relied on by other parties to conduct arbitration in a fair, unbiased way.
Read More

How the War on Terror became a global political priority

Posted by QMUL Online on 03-Mar-2022 09:00:00
Dr Alice Martini explores why the War on Terror has continued to play an important role in international politics, despite becoming less visible in the news media. 
Read More

Topics: MA international relations

Is the crisis in Ukraine avoidable?

Posted by QMUL Online on 17-Feb-2022 09:00:00
How should International Relations student interpret the current crisis in Ukraine?
Read More

Topics: MA international relations

Top skills you’ll develop on a Global Public Health MSc

Posted by QMUL Online on 24-Jan-2022 09:00:00
The global pandemic has highlighted more than ever the critical role of public health workers and policy makers throughout the world, as well as the harsh reality of health inequalities driven by different social, political, economic and ecological factors.
Read More

Topics: online masters in public health

Why study the War on Terror now?

Posted by QMUL Online on 01-Dec-2021 09:00:00
Dr Katharine Hall, Lecturer in Politics and International Relations at Queen Mary, looks at why the war on terror has continued relevance for global politics.
Read More

Topics: MA international relations

How do you secure a role in an intergovernmental organisation?

Posted by QMUL Online on 25-Oct-2021 09:00:00
 Being a part of an intergovernmental organisation (IGO) can be a deeply fulfilling career path, but it’s a path that can seem unattainable to those unfamiliar with the true scope of work conducted by such organisations.
Read More

Topics: international public policy MSc

How do you find a job in international humanitarian aid?

Posted by QMUL Online on 21-Sep-2021 09:00:00
Working in humanitarian aid is known for being especially demanding – but people across the world have dedicated their lives to it, in the hope of making positive change for others.
Read More

Topics: MA international relations, international public policy MSc

Student interview: studying international dispute resolution online

Posted by QMUL Online on 23-Aug-2021 09:00:00
Juan Cilliers is a counsel at the National Bar Council of South Africa and is a current student on Queen Mary Online’s LLM in International Dispute Resolution.
Read More

Topics: international dispute resolution LLM

Recent Posts