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Politics and International Relations

We pride ourselves on world-class research and an international reputation for excellence.

A vibrant student body combined with highly qualified academic staff provides the perfect environment for you to explore the dynamic and fast-paced field of Politics and International Relations.

Our programmes are led and supported by leading academic researchers, all of whom are experts in their fields of study. We expanded significantly in 2016, attracting a number of renowned scholars and teachers from around the world, complementing an already well regarded and internationally renowned team. These new appointments have allowed us to create new suites of exciting modules which are available to you on both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

Politics students


Study subjects that underpin the ever-changing world we live in.

Postgraduate research student.

Postgraduate taught

Study Welsh Government, International Relations and Politics and Public Policy at postgraduate level.

Postgraduate politics student.

Postgraduate research

Our research activity has achieved considerable success in national and global rankings.

School of Welsh students

Welsh language opportunities

We are responding to the demand for Welsh medium political experts by offering opportunities in both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.