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Peter Lehr from the University of St Andrews introduces the Terrorism Studies course

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


"I have no hesitation in recommending participation in the Certificate in Terrorism Studies to work colleagues as a worthwhile and beneficial course of study."
Kevin J Dale
Physical & Information ProtectionAviva ‘Chief Information Security Office’ (CISO)

Over 4500 participants have enrolled from 75 countries, representing

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

Available Start Dates

20 Oct 2015

15 Feb 2016

15 Jun 2016

Reference & ID Codes for Applications

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

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