Wealth of opportunities
Congratulations on becoming an offer-holder in Politics at The University of Manchester.
As BSocSc Politics and International Relations students, you will gain knowledge of significant topics across multiple subject areas.
Our interdisciplinary nature provides you with the widest range of topics and units possible.
Study at a top ten UK university for Politics and International Studies (THE World University Rankings 2024).
Home of the British Election Study offering exciting opportunities in electoral politics.
Your next steps
Learning and support
Your learning experience
A week in the life of a BSocSc Politics and International Relations student
Learn more about what it might be like to study at The University of Manchester.
A week in the life of a BSocSc Politics and International Relations student PDF download (304kb)
Support on your course
We foster a vibrant learning community among staff and students in our Politics department.
You’ll make friends through our many student societies, activities, and receive support from students through our peer-assisted support scheme.
Providing high-quality education
Politics and International Relations
Joshua tells us why he chose to study Politics and International Relations at The University of Manchester.
Careers and employability
Make your mark at Manchester
We prepare you for a range of career options, helping you develop key skills that are in demand with employers.
Develop your skills in analytical thinking, reasoned argument and systematic expression of ideas, and gain first-hand experience through the paid work placements our Q-Step programme offers.
Tom Danaher, Associate Director at Smith & Williamson in London, explains how his experience at Manchester kickstarted his career.
Courses within this subject area
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