Contemporary world and global security training Academics, experts and practioners in world security Research that has an impact on crisis resolution and global security Training a new generation of strategic world leaders

A contemporary approach to world security

The Strategy and Security Institute is an interdisciplinary research centre established by the University of Exeter to directly address the strategic deficit of a world beset by instability and insecurity.

Building on a critical mass of expertise within the University and a cohort of strategic partners from other organisations, the Institute carries out research, consultancy and teaching in the field of global security and strategy, particularly relating to how individuals and organisations of all kinds deal with conflict, unrest, and crisis under intense pressure.

“Whilst education may be better than ever…we may not be schooled in the right things; the result is a form of strategic illiteracy”  Newton, Colley, Sharpe. RUSI Journal, Feb 10

Masters study

MA Applied Security Strategy
Now available as a part-time programme.

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Research degrees

New ESRC SWDTC studentships available to work with Dr Catignani

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Staff news

Professor Patrick Porter will assume the role of Chair in Strategic Studies in Feb 2015.

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Our researchers regularly publish articles which directly impact upon policy.

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New Appointment

SSI is delighted to announce new Honorary Professor, General Sir Peter Wall.

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