Politics and International Relations

We research and teach in areas such as Russian politics, politics of the Middle East, international security, humanitarian intervention, or the politics of sub-state nationalism

We’re 7th in Scotland for Politics

Times Good University Guide 2022

Our courses integrate learning across the subjects of politics and international relations to help you understand the interactions between people, places and power relationships.

We are active researchers with a strong focus on addressing real-world issues and changes, and we use these strengths to teach and support you in your studies.

Professor Kurt Mills writes for The Conversation

"How Donald Trump’s ‘America first’ agenda has damaged global human rights", co-written with Rodger A Payne, University of Louisville
View the full article at The Conversation