School of Politics and International Relations

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The School of Politics and International Relations is a recognised centre of excellence in teaching and offers:

  • degrees across the areas of international relations, government and political thought
  • a wide range of module choice within each degree programme, permitting students to specialise as they progress through their course
  • joint undergraduate degree programmes such as history and politics, and politics and American studies
  • postgraduate taught degree programmes containing interdisciplinary components such as diplomacy or war and contemporary conflict
  • an impressive array of talks to which students are invited, including practising politicians, journalists and policy-makers as visiting speakers

Teaching Excellence Framework Gold logoThe University of Nottingham has been awarded gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), providing our students with teaching of the very highest quality.

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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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