Top 3 in the UK for research excellence


We give people the tools to investigate and understand the ways in which power is won, lost and shapes our world.

Leanne

Interview with winner Sir Bernard Crick Dissertation Prize

Leanne Gaffney-Berkeley has won the prestigious Sir Bernard Crick Dissertation Prize. Find out more about what the Prize is about and what it means for Leanne to have won.

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Interview with TESS Award Winner

"I think the reason I was given the award was because I’ve introduced the teaching of global health politics in the Department of Politics, and my students have both enjoyed and got a lot, intellectually and professionally, from the courses I offer in that area."

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BIOSEC

Is illegal wildlife trade funding organised crime?

The project aims to generate new data on the illegal wildlife trade to demonstrate the ways that biodiversity protection and security are linked, as well as providing new approaches to understanding the links between the two.

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World-leading research

We are one of the top departments for politics in the UK, we produce world-leading research across the whole range of the discipline.

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Our Facilities Support Your Academic Career.
Our Facilities Support Your Academic Career.
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What is it like to study at the Department of Politics?
What is it like to study at the Department of Politics?
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John Bercow - Speaker of the House of Commons - about our courses and current Politics
John Bercow - Speaker of the House of Commons - about our courses and current Politics
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What is Parliamentary Studies? An overview of the module...
What is Parliamentary Studies? An overview of the module...
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Inspirational Teacher: Matt Flinders
Inspirational Teacher: Matt Flinders
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What is the Sir Bernard Crick Centre?
What is the Sir Bernard Crick Centre?
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