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Social Sciences: Politics & International RelationsPart of Social Sciences

Politics and International Relations at Southampton explores the theories, systems and policies behind key world issues including migration, human rights and democracy.

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Alumnus Jon Sopel

Jon Sopel helps us celebrate 50 years of Social Sciences

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Simulating global politics

Our students can simulate international relations using state-of-the-art software

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  • 2 December 2016

    Politics researchers pick up prestigious a...

    Politics academics at the University of Southampton are part of a w...

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  • 1 September 2016

    University appoints Jon Sopel as Pro-Chanc...

    The University has announced the appointment of journalist and broa...

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  • International scholarships

    Our international scholarships are offered to self-funding international students with excellent qualifications

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