School of Politics and International Relations

Welcome to the School of Politics and International Relations

The School of Politics and International Relations has an excellent reputation for both teaching and research output.

We offer a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, as well as top quality research degrees. We aim to challenge and inspire our students, and give them the skills to succeed in their chosen career.

We are a diverse, research-led school, which integrates research and teaching at every level. Our research covers almost all aspects of contemporary politics and international relations, and our staff publish regularly in the very best journals and with the top publishers.

School of Politics and International Relations
We are the best university in the UK for graduate employment, in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017.

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Young People and Politics Conference at The University of Nottingham

We invite you to join us for a one-day conference aimed at Year 12 AS-Level students on the theme of 'Young People and Politics'.
29 March 2017

New volume on Exploitation released in CSSGJ book series

The Centre for the Study of Social and Global Justice is pleased to announce a new title in the Rowman & Littlefield International book series, Studies in Social and Global Justice.
23 March 2017

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Upcoming events

New Dawn? The 1997 general election

25 March (10:00) - 04 June 2017 (17:00)
People's History Museum
An exhibition looking at the 1997 general election taking place at the People's History Museum, Manchester from 25 March-4 June 2017.

NICEP seminar: Sven Steinmo

30 March 2017 (15:00-16:15)
A09 Highfield House
Professor Sven Steinmo (EUI) will present to NICEP on 30 March.

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School of Politics and International Relations

Law and Social Sciences Building
The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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