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Welcome to the School of Politics and International Relations

The School of Politics and International Relations has an excellent reputation and offers 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.

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Former SPIR MA student Sonia Sughayar becomes Jordanian diplomat to the UN

Description
Congratulations to one of our high-achieving MA students, Sonia Sughayar, who is now First Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Jordan to the United Nations.
Date:
24 November 2017

Dr Rory Cormac's research featured in BBCRadio4 documentary 'MI6's Secret Slush Fund'

Description
Dr Rory Cormac and the Radio 4 Document team have traced the full story for an extraordinary documentary.
Date:
24 November 2017

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Upcoming events

The History of Political Thought and Its Interpretation

Date
14 December 2017 (15:00-16:30)
Location:
C105 Law and Social Sciences Building
Description
Professor Gary Browning (Oxford Brookes) will present to CONCEPT on 14 November

China and India: Asia's emergent great powers

Date
14 December 2017 (16:00-18:00)
Location:
B7 Hemsley, University Park
Description
Dr Chris Ogden, University of St Andrews will present in the 2017/18 Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies seminar series.

CONCEPT workshop on J.S Mill and Socialism

Date
15 January 2018 (13:30-17:30)
Location:
A09 Highfield House, University Park
Description
The Centre for Normative Political Theory (CONCEPT) will be hosting a half-day workshop on the opening three chapters of Helen McCabe's book manuscripts on J.S Mill and Socialism.

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University of Nottingham
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