About the School
The School of Politics and International Studies (POLIS) is a vibrant school where academic research informs and ignites our teaching. With over forty academics, our department is one of the largest of its kind in the UK.
We provide the academic tuition and theoretical training to explore the current challenges of our global society.
We have bachelor programmes in international development, international relations and politics plus various joint honours opportunities.
We offer taught MA degree programmes in the areas of Global Development, International Relations and Security, and Politics.
We provide supervisory support across a wide range of specialisms and cross-cutting topics.
The School is at the forefront of interdisciplinary research into international development, international relations and politics.
We also have area expertise in Africa, North America, Asia, the UK, Europe and the Middle East.
Our vibrant school community unites students and academics from across the globe, allowing a diverse range of perspectives and experiences to come together.
We believe that it is such diversity of opinions and outlooks which creates an exciting environment for study at postgraduate level.