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 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.

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

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Call for studentships: Midlands Graduate School

The call is now live for ESRC-funded postgraduate scholarship applications in the Social Sciences
18 October 2017

Paul Heywood awarded Publons medal

?Professor Paul Heywood has been awarded a (virtual) medal from Publons for being one of the top 1% of reviewers worldwide in Social Sciences.
04 October 2017

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Upcoming events

Bidding for Attention: Effort, Efficiency, and Oversight in Legislative Committees

19 October 2017 (15:00-16:00)
B2 The Hemsley Building
Scott Moser (University of Nottingham) will present to NICEP on 19 October.

Working with the media

19 October 2017 (16:00-18:00)
B7 Hemsley, University Park
Presented by Charlotte Anscombe, Media Relations Manager, Arts and Social Sciences.

Mary Wollstonecraft, Anarchism and the Politics of Social Institutions

23 October 2017 (16:00-17:30)
B7 The Hemsley
Tony Burns (University of Nottingham) presents to CSSGJ.

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School of Politics and International Relations

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

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