Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

School of Politics and International Studies

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About us

AT the School of Politics and International Studies (POLIS) our lecturers research real world issues and our programmes cross disciplinary boundaries.

We provide the academic tuition and theoretical training to explore the current challenges of our global society.

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We offer Masters in Politics, Global Development, International Relations and Security.

Our academic experts also provide PhD supervision in a range of specialisms.

World-renowned experts

Our academics interrogate the issues that affect us globally. They pursue a wide range of research specialisms and engage in research that makes impacts across the globe.

Their expertise is recognised globally and their insight is regularly called upon by organisations, governments and the press.

International community

Students and staff come from over 40 different nations, which creates an international community of unique perspectives.

Leeds University Union is a welcoming place for students to meet, relax and get support. There are over 250 societies for interests, sports, hobbies, faiths and cultures.

Life in Leeds

Leeds is a vibrant multicultural city and a great destination for shopping, culture, entertainment and travel.

You are guaranteed a place of accommodation as an international student for the duration of your studies.

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