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BA (Hons)International Relations and Politics

University of Portsmouth
United Kingdom, Portsmouth
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Overview

Do you want to understand the causes of war and conflict in the international system, and why some states are poor while others are rich? Are you also interested in what democracy, freedom and equality mean to different people? Do you want to understand developments in British politics, and the relationship between the UK and the EU?

If so, an international relations and politics degree may be right for you. This degree offers the opportunity to study all of these issues, and many more. You’ll enjoy an excellent balance between the analysis of global trends and the investigation of issues closer to home in the UK and Europe.

The knowledge and skills you develop on this course could lead you to a career in local and national government, security, teaching, lobbying, academic research, the charity sector and the media.

Career opportunities

When you finish the course, our Careers and Employability service can help you find a job that puts your skills to work in the industry or support you in identifying postgraduate study opportunities.

Graduates from this degree have gone on to careers in areas such as:

government
academia
the security services
international organisations like the UN
international charities such as Amnesty International and the Red Cross
policy research
think tanks
charities
media and international business consultancy
political risk analysis
public relations

Job roles former students have go on to include:

parliamentary researcher
political advisor
public affairs consultant
social researcher
political risk analyst
conference organiser
local government administrator

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Oct 1, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States