providing education and training in diplomacy, the Diplomatic Council
believes that diplomacy is a vital activity. The study of diplomacy
requires an understanding of the functions of diplomacy, diplomatic
history and diplomatic law. The Diplomatic Council, Oxford, provide this opportunity to
help you meet your educational and professional goals through a
non-traditional, distance learning rigorous programme of higher education
responsive to your educational needs.
self-improvement is required for success, but geographic location,
economic considerations, family responsibilities, employment demands all
limit opportunities for further education. However, the programmes and
study methods of the Diplomatic Council, make those reasons obsolete.
an affordable Advanced Diploma or Licenciate in Diplomacy, Diplomatic and
Consular Law and Practice programme to motivated first-time, continuing,
and returning adult learners and working professionals who seek
self-directed professional growth and personal development in a way that
accomodates and enhances their other commitments to life and work. We
serve members of the diplomatic community worldwide as well as other
interested scholars in the public and private sector. You can enroll at
any time and complete your coursework as time permits, minimising the
distance between your tutor and yourself through universally accessible
distance-learning technologies and candidate- centred teaching
purpose is to help you meet your educational and professional goals by an
intellectual challenge that will deepen your understanding of diplomacy
by means of historical, legal and contemporary enquiry.
Professor Peter Quinn
This site is optimized for
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 or higher and best viewed at an 800 X
600 or higher resolution. Some content items require Adobe Acrobat
Reader to open.
candidate's handbook (Version PDF)
candidate's handbook (Version DOC)