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Welcome to the Department of Political Science and International Studies (POLSIS), one of the largest and most academically vibrant departments of Political Science and International Studies in the UK. POLSIS is the proud home of the Institute for German Studies and the Centre for Russian, European and Eurasian Studies.
Choose to study in POLSIS and take the opportunity to examine some of the most important political issues, both at a national and international level, that we, as citizens, face in the 21st century.
The Department of Political Science and International Studies offers the broadest range of MA programmes of any department in the UK, all delivered by internationally-recognised staff.
We welcome applications for Research degrees in a variety of subject areas. We offer PhD and MPhil study with the support of dedicated supervisors who are experts in their field.
Posted 13 November 2017
Former NATO Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Europe (DSACEUR), General Sir Richard Shirreff, gave a talk on 'Military strategy and its broader relevance' to students studying Strategy and Decision making in POLSIS.
Posted 02 November 2017
How can we develop effective measures to understand, counter, and mitigate today's security threats?
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