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.

My student experience politics 2018

My Student Experience

We caught up with some of our recent graduates to hear all about their experience studying at the Department of Politics, their most memorable moments from the course and to see what they have planned for the future.

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Undergraduate Open Days - September and October

Have you booked your place? Open days are a great opportunity to take a tour of the campus, visit accommodation and meet some of our academics.

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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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