Counterterrorism MSc

Never before in history have the issues of what causes terrorism, how to combat it, and how to assess and manage the risks associated with it, attracted such wide international attention and controversy. The need for accessible, comprehensive and reliable research and education on terrorism and counterterrorism remains profound. This new MSc addresses those needs drawing on Cranfield’s expert staff and unique facilities to offer students an exceptional and cutting edge programme in this critical area.

Course syllabus:

  1. Introductory Studies

  2. Applied Counterterrorism

  3. Strategies, Ideologies and Tactics of Terrorism

  4. Understanding Terrorism and Counterterrorism

  5. Research Project