The Handa CSTPV Introduces the New Professional Doctorate (DProf) in International Relations

The new Professional Doctorate (DProf) in International Relations offers a more flexible and attractive programme of research study to those students working in a professional capacity.

Undertaken on a part-time basis, professional practice is at the heart of the DProf, which is open to experienced professionals who are employed in any area of work, including those in emerging professions and disciplines.



Bernhard Blumenau - Unholy Alliance: The Connection between the East German Stasi and the Right-Wing Terrorist Odfried Hepp

Bernhard Blumenau (2018) Unholy Alliance: The Connection between the East German Stasi and the Right-Wing Terrorist Odfried Hepp, Studies in Conflict & Terrorism, DOI: 10.1080/1057610X.2018.1471969

This article, providing an example of state support for terrorists, looks at the cooperation between the Stasi and the right-wing West German terrorist Odfried Hepp in the 1980s.



New Podcast Series on Northern Ireland

On 10 April we mark the 20th anniversary of the signing of the 'Good Friday' Agreement, the historic peace deal that ended nearly 30 years of conflict, a period known as the 'Troubles', in Northern Ireland.

This month's series on Northern Ireland traces the long history of the Northern Irish conflict, and explores how the peace process is bedding down 20 years on from the Good Friday Agreement.




CSTPV Wins Counter Terrorism Education Project Award 2018

March 6 2018

At the 2018 Security and Counter Terror Expo held at Olympia, London CSTPV won the Counter-Terrorism Education Project Award for our online teaching programme. This award is in recognition of staff and students who for over a decade have contributed so much to this programme.





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