Browser does not support script.
Student discussion during seminar

Undergraduate courses

Politics and International Relations

Confront issues with contemporary relevance

Discover our Politics and International Relations courses here, or apply now through Clearing.

Apply through Clearing

Student taking notes from laptop

Consider, debate and respond to some of the most pressing issues of our time, from climate change to international state security.

Studying politics or international relations can lead to career paths including the Civil Service, local government, charity work, security and intelligence, and international aid.

American Studies seminar

Politics BA (Hons)

When you study Politics you confront issues with contemporary relevance and practical implications. On this degree you will consider, debate and respond to some of the most pressing issues of our time; from climate change to international state...

Students at castle on field trip

Politics and History BA (Hons)

Studying History and Politics will give you a deep understanding of the institutions, processes and events that shape our lives. Contemporary states, politics and ideas cannot be fully understood without analysing their historical background. This...

Student looking at book next to library shelves

Politics and International Relations BA (Hons)

In an increasingly globalised world, politics and international relations tackle pressing contemporary issues such as state power, international security, human rights and global justice...

Students and lecturer chat during a business tutorial.

Politics, Philosophy and Economics BA (Hons)

Explore the theories, ideologies and processes which shape modern day thinking and society. Engage with crucial contemporary debates from the varied but complementary perspectives of economics, politics and philosophy...

Discover York St John University