Postgraduate Prizes

The Mahindra Naraine Memorial Prize for the Best MA Student in Politics and International Relations (£50)

The prize is in memory of Dr Mahindra Naraine. It was first awarded in 1989. The prize is awarded annually to the student who has achieved the best overall performance in any of the master's degree programmes in Politics administered through the Department of Politics, Philosophy and Religion.

The Richardson Institute Award for the best Dissertation in Peace and Conflict Studies (£50 voucher)

With effect from 2005-06, an annual award has been made for the best dissertation by a candidate taking any degree in Peace Studies or Conflict Resolution.

The Ninian Smart Prize for the best Dissertation in Religious Studies (£100)

The prize is in memory of Professor Ninian Smart the founder of the Department of Religious Studies. The prize is awarded annually to the student who has produced the best MA dissertation.

The Frank Sibley Prize (£50 voucher)

With effect from 2016-17, an annual award will be made for the student who has achieved the best overall performance in any of the Master’s Philosophy based degree programmes administered through the Department of Politics, Philosophy and Religion.