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University of St Andrews – study the leading terrorism course. Professional development by tutored online learning

The Terrorism Studies Programme is offered by:

University of St Andrews

The University of St Andrews is Scotland's first university and third oldest in the UK. For almost six centuries, it has proudly upheld the tradition of academic excellence, attracting scholars of international repute and students from all over the world. Through its research centres and institutes, St Andrews has excelled in the fields of international relations and international security, earning a reputation as one of the world's leading academic institutions in the area of terrorism studies. The University of St Andrews was the first in Europe to offer a full course of study in terrorism, through the CSTPV.

Visit: www.st-andrews.ac.uk

Handa Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence (CSTPV)

The Handa Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence (CSTPV) was established in 1994 as a research centre within the University of St Andrews. The centre and its renowned staff regularly contribute to public commissions and projects to assess and evaluate preparedness for terrorist attacks and to identify vulnerabilities likely to be exploited by terrorists. The centre is home to the highly acclaimed quarterly journal Terrorism and Political Violence published by Informa, the Certificate and Advanced Certificate in Terrorism Studies, plus the MLitt in Terrorism Studies.

Visit: www.st-andrews.ac.uk/~cstpv

IBC Academy manages enrolment to this course on behalf of the University of St Andrews.

Questions about the Terrorism Studies course?

T: +44 (0)20 3377 3210
T: +1 (646) 957 8929
E: info@terrorismstudies.com


"This training is by far the best I have experienced during my 27 years in the federal service and I will highly recommend it to my colleagues."
Michael H. Sparks
Office of SecurityUS Department of Energy

Over 4000 participants have enrolled from 75 countries, representing

  • International Organisations (UN, NATO, INTERPOL)
  • Airport Operators
  • Maritime / Shipping Companies
  • Security Companies
  • Oil and Gas Companies
  • United Nations (UN)
  • Diploma / Postgraduate / Masters / MSc Students
  • Coast Guards
  • Consultancy Companies
  • Counter / Anti Terrorism Personnel
  • Governments
  • Prison Services
  • Critical Infrastructure Providers
  • Police Forces
  • University Lecturers and Researchers
  • Armed Forces (Navy, Army, Marines, Air Force, Special Forces)
  • Border Agencies
  • Customs Services
  • Embassies, High Commissions and Diplomatic Services
  • Emergency Services (Police, Fire, Rescue, Health)
  • Financial Institutions / Banks
  • Close Protection Operatives
  • Aviation Authorities
  • Researchers – Terrorism and Security
  • Defense Forces
  • Homeland Security (DHSS) / Security Services
  • World Bank
  • Airlines / Aviation Companies
  • Defence Companies
  • Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

Available Start Dates

16 Feb 2015

17 Jun 2015

20 Oct 2015

Reference & ID Codes for Applications

  • UK MoD ELC Scheme:
  • CAGE/NCAGE Code:
  • NAICS:
    611430 & 611310
  • CCR Registered:
    DUNS 232915728

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