MSt course directory

Below you will find an overview of the current Master of Studies (MSt) degrees offered by the University of Cambridge. Click through to the further details linked at the end of each description for a complete guide to each course, its structure and what you will be studying.

MSt in Advanced Subject Teaching

MSt in Applied Criminology and Police Management

MSt in Applied Criminology, Penology and Management

MSt in Building History

MSt in Construction Engineering

MSt in Creative Writing

MSt in History

MSt in Interdisciplinary Design for the Built Environment

MSt in International Relations

MSt in Sustainability Leadership

 


MSt in Advanced Subject Teaching

Course code: EDM12
Application status: applications being accepted from 1 October 2013 until 1 May 2014
Length and dates of course: 2 years, part-time, starting on 1 August 2014
Attendance requirements: Year 1: 9 days; Year 2: 3 days
Supporting documents required: MSt in Advanced Subject Teaching: supporting documents guide (PDF)
Academic requirement: 2.i from a UK university or equivalent from an overseas university. A significant complement of the degree must be in English or History.
English language requirement: If English is not your first language you will be required to take a language test.
Funding available: James Stuart Bursaries (new for 2014); CIE Bursaries (non-UK applicants)

MSt in Advanced Subject Teaching: full course details


MSt in Applied Criminology and Police Management

Course code: CRM6
Application status: applications being accepted from September 2013 until 21 February 2014
Length and dates of course: 2 years, part-time, starting on 31 March 2014
Attendance requirements: Year 1: 6 weeks; Year 2: 5 weeks
Supporting documents required: MSt in Applied Criminology and Police Management: supporting documents guide (PDF)
Academic requirement: 2.i honours degree and above or proven practitioner experience (Inspector and above).
English language requirement: If English is not your first language you will be required to take a language test.

MSt in Applied Criminology and Police Management: full course details


MSt in Applied Criminology, Penology and Management

Course code: CRM5
Application status: applications being accepted from September 2013 until 21 February 2014
Length and dates of course: 2 years, part-time, starting on 31 March 2014
Attendance requirements: Year 1: 6 weeks; Year 2: 6 weeks
Supporting documents required: MSt in Applied Criminology, Penology and Management: supporting documents guide (PDF)
Academic requirement: 2.i honours degree and above or proven practitioner experience.
English language requirement: If English is not your first language you will be required to take a language test.

MSt in Applied Criminology, Penology and Management: full course details


MSt in Building History

Course code: ARM8
Application status: applications being accepted from September 2013 until 31 July 2014 (extended from 30 June)
Length and dates of course: 2 years, part-time, starting on 11 October 2014
Attendance requirements: Year 1: 11–26 Oct 2014, 17 Jan – 1 Feb 2015, 25 Apr – 10 May 2015, 7 Jun – 13 Jun 2015. Year 2: tbc
Supporting documents required: MSt in Building History: supporting documents guide (PDF)
Academic requirement: 2.i honours degree from a UK university or equivalent.
English language requirement: If English is not your first language you will be required to take a language test.
Funding: The Building History Bursary fund offers bursaries to eligible applicants in 2014 who would not otherwise be able to meet the costs of their studies fully.

MSt in Building History: full course details

MSt in Building History: April 2014 newsletter (PDF, 656 KB)


MSt in Construction Engineering

Course code: EGM11
Application status: applications being accepted from September 2013 until 30 April 2014
Length and dates of course: 2 years, part-time, starting on 14 September 2014
Attendance requirements: Year 1: 4 residential weeks (compulsory attendance). Year 2: 3 residential weeks (compulsory attendance).
Supporting documents required: MSt in Construction Engineering: supporting documents guide (PDF)
Academic requirement: At least a 2.i honours degree from a UK university or equivalent in a reated subject combined with a minimum of 3 years professional experience (excluding placements and interships) in the built environment since graduating.
English language requirement: If English is not your first language you will be required to take a language test.

MSt in Construction Engineering: full course details


MSt in Creative Writing

Course code: ELM6
Application status: applications being accepted from  1 October 2013 until 1 May 2014
Length and dates of course: 2 years, part-time, starting on 6 October 2014
Attendance requirements: Year 1: 16 days; Year 2: 3 days
Supporting documents required: MSt in Creative Writing: supporting documents guide (PDF)
Academic requirement: At least a 2.i honours degree from a UK university or equivalent.
English language requirement: If English is not your first language you will be required to take a language test.

MSt in Creative Writing: full course details


MSt in History

Course code: HSM10
Application status: applications being accepted from 1 October 2013 until 1 May 2014
Length and dates of course: 2 years, part-time, starting on 29 September 2014
Attendance requirements: Year 1: 13 days; Year 2: 3 days
Supporting documents required: MSt in History: supporting documents guide (PDF)
Academic requirement: At least a 2.i honours degree from a UK university or equivalent.
English language requirement: If English is not your first language you will be required to take a language test.
Funding available: James Stuart Bursaries (new for 2014)

MSt in History: full course details


MSt in Interdisciplinary Design for the Built Environment

Course code: ARM5
Application status: applications being accepted from September 2013 until 31 July 2014
Length and dates of course: 2 years, part-time, starting on 21 September 2014
Attendance requirements: Year 1: 4 separate residential weeks, each lasting 6 days. Year 2: 3 separate residential weeks, each lasting 6 days.
Supporting documents required: MSt in Interdisciplinary Design for the Built Environment: supporting documents guide (PDF)
Academic requirement: At least a 2.i honours degree from a UK university or equivalent. A minimum of 3 years professional experience in the built environment since graduating.
English language requirement: If English is not your first language you will be required to take a language test.
Funding: To celebrate 20 years of academic success we are offering a bursary covering the full tuition fees for the two-year course, for entry in September 2014. See the full course details to find out more.

MSt in Interdisciplinary Design for the Built Environment: full course details


MSt in International Relations

Course code: HUPIM6
Application deadline: Applications for 2013 have now closed. Entry for 2015 will open in September 2014.
Length and dates of course: 2 years, September to July of following year.
Attendance requirements: Year 1: 8 weeks; Year 2: 2 weeks
Supporting documents guidance: tbc
Academic requirement: At least a 2.i honours degree from a UK university or equivalent, or evidence of relevant and equivalent experience.
English language requirement: If English is not your first language you will be required to take a language test.

MSt in International Relations: full course details


MSt in Sustainability Leadership

Course code: MGM16
Application status: applications being accepted from September 2013 until  11 April 2014
Length and dates of course: 2 years, part-time, starting on 14 September 2014
Attendance requirements: Year 1: 2 residential workshops, each lasting 6 days; participation in virtual learning. Year 2: 2 residential workshops, each lasting 6 days; participation in virtual learning.
Supporting documents required: MSt in Sustainability Leadership: supporting documents guide (PDF)
Academic requirement: At least a 2.i honours degree from a UK University or an equivalent standard from an overseas institution.
English language requirement: If English is not your first language you will be required to take a language test.

MSt in Sustainability Leadership: full course details