School of Politics and International Relations



The School of Politics and International Relations' research engages with the most fundamental political questions of our time


Research impact

The secret world of intelligence: Our research challenges assumptions about secret intelligence and interrogates the paradox of its role in society.

Researcher profile

Anja Neundorf is an Associate Professor in the school and co-director of the Nottingham Interdisciplinary Centre for Economic and Political Research.


REF results

In the latest Research Excellence Framework:

  • we rated in the top 15 in the UK for research power
  • 96% of our research activity being rated as of international standard

Postgraduate research degrees

University of Nottingham Research

Research events

China Transformed

23 May 2019 (18:00-19:30)
A40, Sir Clive Granger Building
CEACS is delighted to be inviting Dr. Howard Chiang (UC Davis) to deliver a talk entitled 'China Transformed'.

UoN ARI-CSPI presents: Populism and the Discourse of Malaysia's Pakatan Harapan (Alliance of Hope) - Dr Khairil Ahmad (University of Nottingham - Malaysia)

28 May 2019 (17:15-18:45)
A21, Trent Building, University Park
The University of Nottingham Asia Research Institute is delighted to be hosting a joint event with the Centre for the Study of Political Ideologies (CSPI) on Tuesday 28 May.

Featured publication

America, Brexit and the security of Europe

Professor Wyn Rees has written on the topical subject of US security relations with the UK and EU following Brexit.

Rees, W., 2017. America, Brexit and the security of Europe. British Journal of Politics and International Relations, 19 (3): 558-572.

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School of Politics and International Relations

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University of Nottingham
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Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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