Politics and International Relations

Politics and International Relations

Our innovative and exciting degree programmes have been designed to address the big issues in modern politics and international relations. These include how our societies are governed, and just how the key decisions that shape our lives are made.

Meet the team

We are a warm and welcoming team, dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential.

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Undergraduate Study

Whether you are interested in British politics, globalisation, or the European Union, we have the perfect undergraduate degree for you.


Five reasons to study Politics

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Postgraduate Study

We have a vibrant postgraduate programme, including a suite of brand-new MScs in Politics, European Politics and International Relations.

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Building on our three Jean Monnet funding awards of 2014, our new Centre for European Studies (CEFEUS) launches a host of activities including a new Masters degree in European Politics, based upon a three-fold mandate of teaching, training and outreach to foster progressive insights on EU integration, locally, nationally, and internationally.

Find out more about CEFEUS

CEFEUS Referendum Debate


We have become part of a select group of universities invited to be part of an innovative partnerships module.

Find out more about Parliamentary Studies at CCCU

Careers and Employability

Our degrees have been designed to give you the skills you need to make a success of any career. 

Discover how our degrees make you more employable

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Read what our alumni have to say about studying at CCCU



We conduct research into all areas of Politics and International Relations, and use this research to enhance the quality of our teaching.

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Dynamic learning

We take pride in the use of innovative strategies in the teaching of political science.

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What's on?

Our two main events programmes reflect our commitment to high-quality academic research and to knowledge exchange with the local community.

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