Making sense of a chaotic world
Politics and International Studies
Politics on the global stage
Politics and Sociology
Study the world from a political and sociological perspective
Politics, International Studies and Modern Languages
Combine Politics with the study of French, German, Hispanic, or Italian language and culture
Politics and International Studies with Chinese
Study Chinese language alongside exploring the political world
Other Joint Honours Degrees
History and Politics; Politics, International Studies and Global Sustainable
Development; Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE); Politics, Philosophy and
Law (PPL); and Economics, Politics and International Studies (EPAIS)
Named as one of the UK’s ‘Big Five’ politics departments by the Political Studies Association, PAIS (Politics and International Studies) is one of the largest and most highly regarded departments of our kind in the UK, with a global reputation for research excellence and dedication to teaching and learning.
We are widely recognised as one of the Top 5 ranking departments in the UK for research excellence, consistently sit within the Top 10 in university league tables and have high levels of student satisfaction.